Letterboxing Around Sourton

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Anti-Clockwise route starting at the car park at the north-west of the series

Name: Letterboxing Around Sourton
No. of Caches: 17 (includes 1 cache on route by same CO)
Length: 3.5 miles
Time: Allow at least 2.5 to 3 hours
Owner: Lala-V
Cache Types: All caches in the series are Letterbox Hybrids each containing a hand carved letterboxing stamp and an ink pad.  All are fairly simple to find but hints are also available.
Bonus Caches: 1 bonus cache at the end of the series.  None of the bonus numbers are repeated.
Terrain: Mainly on paths or very easy terrain on open moorland. There is a gradual climb up to Corn Ridge with a height gain of approximately 1,000 feet.
Parking: Parking for about 8 cars by the village hall at the start of the route.
Description:  A very enjoyable circular walk which is not too strenuous and would be ideal for a youngish family, but is not pushchair friendly.  Good quality caches throughout with some excellent views.

NameGC CodePlacedTypeSizeDiffTerrPMOFPWOwner
1) Letterboxing Around SourtonGC81MZT24/12/18Letterbox H/BSmall22.5Y0.47Lala-V
2) Letterboxing Around SourtonGC81MZW24/12/18Letterbox H/BSmall2.52.5Y0.51Lala-V
3) Letterboxing Around SourtonGC81MZX24/12/18Letterbox H/BSmall22.5Y1.58Lala-V
4) Letterboxing Around SourtonGC81MZY24/12/18Letterbox H/BSmall32.5Y0.51Lala-V
5) Letterboxing Around SourtonGC81MZZ24/12/18Letterbox H/BSmall2.52.5Y0.51Lala-V
6) Letterboxing Around SourtonGC81N0124/12/18Letterbox H/BSmall22.5Y1.58Lala-V
7) Letterboxing Around SourtonGC81N0224/12/18Letterbox H/BSmall22.5Y0.52Lala-V
8) Letterboxing Around SourtonGC81N0424/12/18Letterbox H/BSmall23Y1.63Lala-V
9) Letterboxing Around SourtonGC81N0524/12/18Letterbox H/BSmall23Y1.63Lala-V
10) Letterboxing Around SourtonGC81N0624/12/18Letterbox H/BSmall23Y0.52Lala-V
11) Letterboxing Around SourtonGC81N0724/12/18Letterbox H/BSmall23Y3.05Lala-V
12) Letterboxing Around SourtonGC81N0924/12/18Letterbox H/BSmall2.53Y4.67Lala-V
13) Letterboxing Around SourtonGC81N0B24/12/18Letterbox H/BSmall23Y0.52Lala-V
14) Letterboxing Around SourtonGC81N0E24/12/18Letterbox H/BSmall2.53Y1.63Lala-V
15) Letterboxing Around SourtonGC81N0G24/12/18Letterbox H/BSmall23Y1.63Lala-V
Sourton Tor Stone CircleGC81KRN24/12/18TraditionalSmall2.53N1.73Lala-V
Bonus) Letterboxing Around SourtonGC81N0H24/12/18MysterySmall33.5Y62.25Lala-V
FPW - I’ve used the Wilson Score Interval method to rate caches by favourite points. This is far better than a simple count or average as it takes into account the total number of finds. It does not include logs from basic members.
Updated 23rd January, 2019