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The Chrome Dome - OU077C

 Bojangles Colisieum

Hidden by  TermiteHunter

N 35° 12.284' W 80° 47.747' (WGS84)

 Coordinates in Other Systems
 Location: United States > North Carolina
 Cache Type: Virtual
 Size: No container
 Status: Ready for Search
 Date Hidden: 31 August 2014
 Date Created: 01 September 2014
 Last Modified: 01 September 2014
 Waypoint: OU077C

 


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{{not_found}} 0 x Did Not Find
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Description   EN   

It's called Bojangles Colisieum now but it was once the largest domed arena when it opened in 1955 and called the Charlote Colisieum.  The locals called it the Chrome dome with its gleaming metal dome.  I attended many events here including rock concerts in my youth and thegraduations of my sons.

 

A grand structure that I hope lives on for many years to come.

 

For credit in claiming this cache take a phot including your GPS and any identifiable portion of the structure

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Log Entries    {{found}} 5x {{not_found}} 0x {{comment}} 0x      New Log Entry

1 08 November 2017 ithink314 Found it

## ** After a dentist appointment on a rainy day, I seemed to be in a virtual and Independence mood, so I went after The Chrome Dome and headed down Independence Ave finding virtuals....** ##
 ☢ 
### **Thanks,  TermiteHunter, for setting this up!** ###
+/-   @ November 8, 2017 2:03 PM.
## ** After a dentist appointment on a rainy day, I seemed to be in a virtual and Independence mood, so I went after The Chrome Dome and headed down Independence Ave finding virtuals....** ##
 ☢ 
### **Thanks,  TermiteHunter, for setting this up!** ###
+/-   @ November 8, 2017 2:03 PM.
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At bo dome
At bo dome

1 22 April 2016 gbmcache Found it

In hopes of gaining a point in the current GCGC Geostalker Relay I ventured out and took the obligitory photograph. It was difficult holding the phone with the same hand that took the picuture while holding the GPSr within the frame.
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Its back there
Its back there

1 06 February 2016 rvstauff Found it

I made my way inside the chrome dome tonight to see the Checkers play!

Thanks for the virtual, TH!

I will try and attach a pic, however with the resolution restrictions of the OCNA site, it is a bit of a pain...

This find gives me another LOTTO number for the GCGC contest!
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RV inside the chrome dome!
RV inside the chrome dome!

1 19 October 2015 lutzie86 Found it

Found this cache for the GCGC relay.  Could not post a pic with my GPS, because it's also my camera.  TFTF!

Can't figure out how to add a photo...

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I was here
I was here

1 24 September 2014 QueensGrantMusic Found it

Found tonight as I went in search for a lonely cache.  It is not very lonely but it is  FTF!!!

 

Thank you for teaching me some history about this place.

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Bo Dome
Bo Dome