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by Sparky
Thu Jul 16, 2009 2:48 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: A question of trees
Replies: 13
Views: 6491

Thank you for the informative replies, we all start somewhere :wink:
by Sparky
Tue Jul 14, 2009 3:32 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: A question of trees
Replies: 13
Views: 6491

Yes i think you are right, google and print :)
by Sparky
Tue Jul 14, 2009 2:53 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: A question of trees
Replies: 13
Views: 6491

Sorry my fault for not been clear. I was refering to to bearings ie Hawthorn 190 deg Holly 352 deg etc. If there are numorous types of trees and like me you dont know a tree by name :roll: do you use a book to check if your on the right one?
by Sparky
Sun Jul 12, 2009 5:39 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: A question of trees
Replies: 13
Views: 6491

A question of trees

Hi all, just collected a lovely set of seven stamps. I followed all the clues but the only problem i had was tree names :) all of the clues related to trees ,(the place was full of different types), do you guys all know the names of trees or is there a book you use for looking them up. Silly questio...
by Sparky
Wed Jul 01, 2009 1:21 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: DNPA closing the Okehampton Loop Road to traffic
Replies: 97
Views: 46199

As i understand it the road will not cease to exist, it will be restricted to army/emergency services. Which proberbly means it will now get re surfaced :?
by Sparky
Fri Jun 26, 2009 12:28 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Advice plz
Replies: 1
Views: 1638

Advice plz

Finally made it to Ducks Pool, and enjoyed the walk.Went in from the scout hut as sugested in previous posts. Aiming to do Cranmere from fernworthy reservour. Do people usualy go for fur tor/cut hill at the same time as Cranmere or would this make the journey to time consuming. Obviously we want to ...
by Sparky
Fri Jun 26, 2009 11:48 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: Duplicate boxes
Replies: 4
Views: 2833

Duplicate boxes

Hi all, well title speaks for itself :) when you have so many boxes how do you know you have not been to the same boxes more then once?
by Sparky
Wed Jun 10, 2009 10:05 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: New Letterboxer
Replies: 4
Views: 2696

Sorry to keep asking questions but with regards to collecting the 100 boxes before the catalogue. Does this still aply or can you just order the catalogue? I ask because things seem to change regularly :)
by Sparky
Wed Jun 10, 2009 7:54 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: List of Letterboxes
Replies: 4
Views: 3214

I have spent hrs looking through threads :) My thought was listing visited boxes still in situ, not missing or damaged ones. The idea is before you go hunting a specific box you can check online when it was last visited. But like i said just a thought :idea:
by Sparky
Tue Jun 09, 2009 9:45 am
Forum: Charity Events
Topic: Would you buy charity walks online?
Replies: 21
Views: 29570

Dont know if this is still ongoing but we would buy online. I think it would generate a lot more money too.
by Sparky
Tue Jun 09, 2009 9:36 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: On the Feather Tor Guess what we found?
Replies: 11
Views: 8487

The box is stil there we found it on 6-6-09 21.30ish :)
by Sparky
Tue Jun 09, 2009 8:23 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: List of Letterboxes
Replies: 4
Views: 3214

List of Letterboxes

Hi all, not sure if this would be possible or worthwhile but here goes. After reading through the links a common problem is missing boxes. Would it be worthwhile creating a new sticky list with box name time/date visited (but no location deatails) to let people know at a glance which boxes are defin...
by Sparky
Tue Jun 09, 2009 8:02 am
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: New Letterboxer
Replies: 4
Views: 2696

Thx for the advice. Gained a few more stamps and have decided to go for the big one. After reading several posts here on Cranmere pool,and because of its historical placing, we are going to take the longer route from Fernworthy reservoir. We have mapped a route and plan to take a full day for the ro...
by Sparky
Sat Jun 06, 2009 12:52 pm
Forum: Letterboxing
Topic: New Letterboxer
Replies: 4
Views: 2696

New Letterboxer

Just thought we would say hi to you all. After stumbling across this web site me and my girlfriend are hooked :) Just in the process of buying some essentials then we are off, or would be if the rain held off. Have a couple of questions ; We found several boxes on and around pew tor but no names or ...