2015-09-21 52 0

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Mon 21 Sep 2015 in Cambridge, UK:
52.9581858, 0.6717740

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A field perimeter south of Brancaster Staithe, Norfolk, UK.




Expedition two of two spanning midnight - 2015-09-20 52 0 - 2015-09-21 52 0 - ETA 00:00.


This is less than 400 metres west of 2015-08-09 52 0.

Travelling between the two hashpoints, I passed a police car which then followed me. I made sure I stuck to the speed limits but a couple of minutes later, I was pulled over. It turned out that I had lost a brake light and also a dipped headlight. In many countries, this would result in a fine but I just got a warning. Luckily I was insured and taxed so there was no serious problem. While the vehicle check was going on, I was asked a few questions like "Been anywhere interesting tonight?" Well I hadn't. The previous hashpoint (nettles and thistles) was decidedly dull. "And where are you heading?" I was heading for the coast. I didn't fancy explaining geohashing at nearly midnight. All the paperwork was in order so the police didn't follow up my rather vague answers.

With my meds putting me into a light headed daze, I now notice that there is no actual expedition report so here it comes. I parked in the same spot that I used for 2015-08-09 52 0. There was a short walk along the tarmac lane and then a right turn into the field entrance, now heading up hill. This was a stubble field, not yet re-cultivated so it was easy to zero the distance. The 2015-08-09 52 0 expedition had stupendous views but there were none today because the whole walk was in the valley.



Sourcerer earned the Police Geohash Achievement
by getting stopped by the police due to faulty car lights while attempting the (52, 0) geohash on 2015-09-21.
Sourcerer earned the Midnight Geohash achievement
by reaching the (52, 0) geohash on 2015-09-21 in the middle of the night.

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Sourcerer's Expedition Links[edit]

2015-09-20 52 0 - 2015-09-21 52 0 - 2015-09-25 52 1 - KML file download of Sourcerer's expeditions for use with Google Earth.