Task Difficulty: 2.0 Out of 5.0
Terrain Difficulty: 1.5 Out of 5.0
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Rural Heritage Museum - OU07C3

 Washington County Agricultural Education Center

Hidden by  DudleyGrunt

N 39° 30.830' W 77° 44.620' (WGS84)

 Coordinates in Other Systems
 Location: United States > Maryland
 Cache Type: Virtual
 Size: No container
 Status: Ready for Search
 Date Hidden: 18 May 2015
 Date Created: 31 March 2015
 Last Modified: 21 May 2015
 Waypoint: OU07C3


{{found}} 2 x Found
{{not_found}} 0 x Did Not Find
{{comment}} 1 Comments
0 Notes
0 Watchers
2950 Visitors
1 x Rated
Rated as: N/A
{{recomendation}} 1 Recommendation
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Cache Attributes

Kid Friendly Big Rig Friendly Munzee Historic Site Limited Hours Listed on OCNA Only 

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Description   EN   

The Rural Heritage Museum is open year-round on Saturday and Sunday from 1:00p.m.-4:00p.m. Weekday hours are also available by appointment. The museum is closed on all major holidays. There is no admission charge, but donations are gratefully accepted.

Visitors to the Agricultural Edudcation Center are welcome to walk freely throughout the park and enjoy the scenery from sun up to sun down. The only exception would be if the entire facility is rented and admission is being charged at the gate, or if a private event was taking place.

The listed coordinates will put you at an historic village made up of a collection of historic buildings relocated from around Washington County.

Your mission is to tour the village and make some observations about the buildings.

Logging Requirements:

1.  Visit the site in person and explore.

2.  Post a photo of yourself and / or your GPS in the village.

3.  Collect the following information to learn the Log Password.

  • 3a. Mt Tabor United Bretern Church.  Total number of panes in the windows on the rear of the building = A.
  • 3b. Fahrney Memorial.  Dedicated to Mr. and Mrs. _____.  First letter of last name = B.
  • 3c. Glass Family Home.  Small tag directly under tag with "Glass Family Home" on it has a number, xy.  x+y=C.
  • 3d. Home of Grant and Laura Reeder.  Facing front of house, number of windows on the left side of home = D.
  • 3e. Home dedicated by Poffenberger family.  Facing front, the number of white "rows" across the facade = E.


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Additional Waypoints

 Symbol   Type   Coordinates  Description
Parking AreaN 39° 30.860'
W 77° 44.630'
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Log Entries    {{found}} 2x {{not_found}} 0x {{comment}} 1x      New Log Entry

1 03 July 2015 Recommendation sfcchaz Found it

I spent the day caching with DudleyGrunt. This was our first stop as we were on our way to Sharpsburg. I'm giving this cache a recommendation for the great site and all of the history to be seen here. TFTC
Pictures Connected with this Log Entry:
sfcchaz at Rural Heritage Museum.
sfcchaz at Rural Heritage Museum.

3 25 May 2015 sfcchaz Comment

Darn, didn't know this one was here and missed it during GW XIII.

1 23 May 2015 wildernessben Found it

#1 - Exploring the Heritage Center while part of GeoWoodstock. Thanks for the visit.

Thanks to DudleyGrunt for placing and maintaining another great cache. Soli Deo Gloria!