The 2018 UK Mega Event
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Fri, 26/08/16 – 16:08 | No Comment

Back in March last year (March 2015 that is) I was at an event in Harrogate talking to Robin (Harrogate Hunters) and Steve (Mad Yokel) – or rather I was listening to them discussing the …

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Explorer 297

Explorer Map 297 – Lower Wharfedale & Washburn Valley

Genealogy

My research into the various branches of my family tree

Geocaching

Stories from my Geocaching adventures

WASH

Weekends Away in Sunny Hunstanton

Wharfedale Plus

The adventures of the Waffle-Ale group

Grid Square SE1646
Sun, 29/03/15 – 21:08 | No Comment
Grid Square SE1646

The Ordnance Survey list has 6 Benchmarks in grid SE1646, all Cut Marks.

Grid Square SE1749
Sun, 22/03/15 – 21:34 | No Comment
Grid Square SE1749

The Ordnance Survey list has 4 Benchmarks in grid SE1749, one is a Pivot, the others are all Cut Marks.

Caches No’s 3580 to 3583 – Three More Survey Monuments, and More
Sat, 21/03/15 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3580 to 3583 – Three More Survey Monuments, and More

Two weekends in a row I spent driving down to the West Midlands – though this journey took me down as far as Gloucestershire, is that still the West Midlands ? or is it near …

Caches No’s 3577,3578 & 3579 – Three Survey Monuments
Sat, 14/03/15 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3577,3578 & 3579 – Three Survey Monuments

I’d had to go down to Wychbold (about half way between Birmingham and Worcester and as I was driving home I had about an hour or so of daylight left, so thought I would grab …

Grid Square SE1746
Sun, 8/03/15 – 23:11 | No Comment
Grid Square SE1746

The Ordnance Survey list has 4 Benchmarks in grid SE1746, one is a Bolt, the others are all Cut Marks.

Grid Square SE1648
Sun, 8/03/15 – 22:18 | No Comment
Grid Square SE1648

The Ordnance Survey list has 5 Benchmarks in grid SE1648, one is a Rivet, the others are all Cut Marks.

Grid Square SE1546
Sun, 8/03/15 – 21:26 | No Comment
Grid Square SE1546

The Ordnance Survey list has just 1 Benchmark in grid SE1546, which is a normal Cut Mark

Caches No’s 3575 & 3576 – The Mad March Meet Once More
Sat, 7/03/15 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3575 & 3576 – The Mad March Meet Once More

Time for the Mad March Meet ? then it must be time to come out of hibernation and start the years caching activities in earnest…
As with last year my attendance at the event meant I …

Cache No. 3574 – A Pleasant View GC5N5E0
Sun, 22/02/15 – 23:59 | No Comment
Cache No. 3574 – A Pleasant View  GC5N5E0

February 22nd 2015 – A Pleasant View GC5N5E0 – cache #3574
In 2014 I went to an event in January and then didn’t find another cache until March – This was due as much to …

Cache No. 3573 – GC5JPB8 Who let the Scothogs out?
Mon, 19/01/15 – 23:59 | No Comment
Cache No. 3573 – GC5JPB8 Who let the Scothogs out?

19th January 2015 – Who let the Scothogs out? GC5JPB8 – cache #3573
As with 2014 my first cache of the year was an event cache in a nice warm, dry, mud free pub… And another …

Grid Square SE2046
Sun, 4/01/15 – 18:12 | No Comment
Grid Square SE2046

The Ordnance Survey list has 14 Benchmarks in grid SE2046, most of which are normal Cut Marks, but there are a couple rivets as well. The square does cover my house and is the centre …

Caches No’s 3569 to 3572 – GC578K3 the 4 caches of December
Sat, 20/12/14 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3569 to 3572 – GC578K3 the 4 caches of December

December is never a very good month for me to find caches, in Dec 2009 I found zero caches, Dec 2010 I found 1 cache, Dec 2011 I only found caches on 1 day, Dec …