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Kirchenmaus SSVC

 Grandpa tells stories: #08 Church mouse

by Le Dompteur     Germany > Schleswig-Holstein > Flensburg, Kreisfreie Stadt

N 54° 46.981' E 009° 26.138' (WGS84)

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Status: Available
 Hidden on: 20 October 2017
 Published on: 20 October 2017
 Last update: 08 November 2017
 Listing: https://opencaching.de/OC13EF6

26 Found
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2 Notes
2 Maintenance logs
3 Watchers
0 Ignorers
234 Page visits
26 Log pictures
Geokrety history
3 Recommendations

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Description    Dansk  ·  Deutsch  ·  English

No cache is worth to risc your health!

My grandfather once told me the story about the church-mouse in St. Nicolai.

Once the 3rd and 4th advent fell on same sunday. That is seldom and the church was filled with peasents that had a day off. The sexton had to empty the collection twice. But he was tempted by all the sterling and ran away with it. The church was bankrupt and the priest couldn't distribute the sacrament of the Eucharist. The little church mouse had mercy and rolled her last crumbs out of her hiding to the Christians so that they could share the bread.

Because mice can not be canonized, the parish thanked her in a very special way...

What to do? Discover this cute, hidden landmark of Flensburg and take a photographic picture.
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N.B. The smily of the story is a german saying: "to bee poor as a church mouse" = to be totally bankrupt.

Bus: All lines in Flensburg, step off at "Südermarkt" respectively "Angelburger St."

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N 54° 46.889'
E 009° 26.024'
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N 54° 46.804'
E 009° 25.486'
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Log entries for Kirchenmaus SSVC    Found 26x Not found 0x Note 2x Maintenance 2x

Found 06 July 2020, 13:30 kastei15 found the geocache

Heute bei allen Ostseewettern fix gesehen.

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Found 03 March 2020 TheFlyingDucks found the geocache

Heute erfuhr die Maus eine richtige Erleuchtung

TheFlyingDucks halfen dabei.

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Found Recommended 08 February 2020, 15:06 Golgafinch found the geocache

Na das ist doch mal was. Kunst am Bau. Und kein Hinweis darauf warum und von wem. Soetwas gebührt viel mehr Aufmerksamkeit. Und daher freue ich mich besonders über diesen Cache.


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Found 27 October 2019 FroschvomTal found the geocache

Kurz bevor es zu dunkel wurde und sich die kleine Maus komplett verstecken konnte, hab ich sie noch erwischen können.

Vielen Dank für die Geschichte und Herlocken

Frosch vom Tal

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Found 23 October 2019 hundw found the geocache

Ein kleiner Zwischenstopp an diesem interessanten Objekt. Da hat sich ja jemand richtig Arbeit gemacht. Was macht man nicht alles für eine schöne Geschichte. TftC

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