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Treasure of the Rails Letterbox

Placed: 10-15-02
Placed By: WWW (Formerly known as Chuck Straub and Molly)
Location: Hampton Connecticut, Windham County
Rated: Easy

Updated clues. Box in good condition 2-25-16

From the intersection of Routes 44 and 97, travel down route 97 towards Hampton. Travel 3.2 miles and take a right onto Lewis Road.

Coming from the Hampton post office, travel 3.6 miles down route 97 towards Abington and take a left onto Lewis Road.

Go down Lewis Road .4 miles and you will see the railroad line on your right and left. There is room for a couple cars to park here and several more spots around the curve in the road. Walk east down the trail.

Your walk will take you a little less than a mile. You will go over a long section of the trail where the trail is much higher than the sides. When the sides are again equal or higher than the trail you will see 3 white knights standing in one spot on your right. Go uphill to the white knights. From the white knights, go uphill 11 steps 190 degrees to 3 tough dark knights also in one spot. After addressing them, go 3 steps 210 degrees to a single guard. He is the final guard and admits you to the treasure room. Go another 5 steps 210 degrees to the fortress of stone and see the treasure in itís open chamber, covered by leaves and twigs.

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