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 This multi-cache routes you along the former big-players of the nordhorn textile industry.

by BrianEquator     Germany > Niedersachsen > Grafschaft Bentheim

N 52° 25.927' E 007° 04.566' (WGS84)

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 Size: micro
Status: Available
 Time required: 2:00 h   Route: 6 km
 Hidden on: 16 July 2005
 Listed since: 03 January 2006
 Last update: 31 January 2011
 Listing: https://opencaching.de/OC143E
Also listed at: geocaching.com 

8 Found
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4 Notes
4 Watchers
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When the ground is frozen there might be problems with the final.

Total length is about 5 to 6 kilometers, to use a bike or walk are the best ways to do this cache.

A pocket calculator might be helpful. Please bring a pen with you.
It's a city cache so please take care of the traffic.
You can park at N52°25.937 E7°04.418 or weekdays cheaper in the surrounding streets.

Have fun.

Station 1
N 52° 25.927 E 007° 04.566
You have to tackle a major altitude difference!
Count the steps and assume a height of 16,4cm per stair. Calculate the height in meters. Ignore the numbers after the comma. The rest is a.
Distance to the next waypoint: about 730 meters

Station 2
N52°25.(32*a)+5 E7°04.(35*a)+14
You are standing in front of a building with winding stairs on it's west side. Look precisely and count the bridges between the stairs and the building, this number is b.
It's possible to control the numbers: b * 4 = a

Station 3
N52°25.(10*a*b)+46 E7°04.0(a*b)-8
A crocodile guards the entrance. Count the parts of this crocodile. This number is c.

Station 4
N52°25.(2*b)bc E7°03.(2*b)00
Here you will find a kilometer indication "Bü", ignore the numbers after the comma. The rest is d.

Station 5
N52°25.(26*d)+22 E7°03.(25*d)+11
On the post you'll find the year of construction. This number is e.

Station 6
N52°26.(b*d)+41 E7°04.0(2*d)+7
You'll find an information board showing you a pressure in "atü". This pressure is f.

Station 7
N52°26.f+7 E7°03.(c*f)-69
Here you'll find several large signs above each other. Beside there is a large red writing. How many letters does it have? The result is g.

Station 8
N52°25.(e:2)+2 E7°04.(5*g)+f+1
Here you'll find a sign describing the building. The name of the building has 9 letters. Under the name you'll find a red number. This number is h.

N52°25.(h:2)-8 E7°04.(h:2)-f-62
Please leave the grey tube in the ground. Just lift the lid.
Please be careful. Often there are muggles around.

Additional hint   Decrypt

Ghor va gur tebhaq qverpgyl ng gur fvta



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Log entries for Textilindustrie    Found 8x Not found 0x Note 4x

Found The geocache is in good or acceptable condition. 09 May 2016, 13:00 msgeo69 found the geocache

Super Cache, mit dem Fahrrad ne Stunde durch NOH.

Found 27 July 2012 blaulitzer found the geocache

Wegen des besonders schönen Wetters auf eine ganz frühe Runde gestartet. Wir hatten viel Spaß dabei, vielen Dank für die tollen Ideen. Gerade richtig, um alle dabei zu halten! DFDC

Found 05 February 2012 Offshore found the geocache

Diesen tollen Cache heute mit Partnerin gefunden. Danke für´s zeigen sagt Offshore.

Found 10 October 2010 Boomi found the geocache

Tolle Runde, tolles Versteck

Note 14 May 2010 BrianEquator wrote a note

Pünktlich zum heutigen Event in Nordhorn habe ich dem Cache ein größeres Final spendiert. Ich hoffe, dass sich das an der bisherigen Stelle hält.

Just in time for the event today in Nordhorn I improved the final with a bigger box. I hope it will work at the place used before.