2011-10-12 40 -74

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Wed 12 Oct 2011 in 40,-74:
40.7024872, -74.3197296

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[edit] Location

Springfield, NJ - On Mountain Ave. 3 houses NE of where it crosses Shunpike Rd. - Spindizzy

[edit] Participants

[edit] Plans

  • Looks worthy of a No Batteries attempt for me. The hash appears to be in the middle of a tree near a sidewalk. Won't be able to do a meetup, however, due to a prior commitment. - Spindizzy 13:43, 12 October 2011
  • Wow, really? That's less than a mile from where I work. Be there around 5PM. -- Jevanyn @40.6886,-74.3162 13:00, 12 October 2011 (EDT)

[edit] Expedition

Spindizzy: Drove to this location and arrived around 3:30 pm DST. Mountain Avenue is very busy with "No Standing" signs so I parked on a side street. Not wanting to look too conspicuous, I took a couple of photos - walking up to the hash and one from across the street, where there was a memorial park where I took some photos. There was a crossing guard to get across the street and I did not want to look suspicious.

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[edit] Photos

[edit] Spindizzy

Sorry, no photos of me - camera is a hand-held and difficult to self-portrait.

[edit] Jevanyn

[edit] Achievements

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Spindizzy earned the Land geohash achievement
by reaching the (40, -74) geohash on 2011-10-12.
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Spindizzy earned the No Batteries Geohash Achievement
by reaching the (40, -74) geohash on 2011-10-12.
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Spindizzy and Jevanyn earned the A Tale of Two Hashes achievement
by meeting the challenge by Dvdllr to geohash in Springfield going to the (40, -74) geohash on 2011-10-12.