Quest for the Castle Treasure: Finding Freya’s device

This post is part of a series on the magical treasure hunt, particularly, the Quest for the Castle Treasure. The most recent message ‘Freya contrived a device that would discover the secret of the castle treasure. The apparatus was placed high in the pantry, but the secret to the box lay in Freya’s head alone.’ […]

Quest for the Castle Treasure: Tea Service & Tree Stumps

This post is part of a series on the magical treasure hunt, particularly, the Quest for the Castle Treasure. Within the box The stones-and-bones box opens to reveal a bottle of aqua vitae and a colour cipher. Lighting the fluid produces a magenta flame, and the secret message reads: ‘Between a silver teapot and a […]

Quest for the Castle Treasure: Introductory Envelope

This post is part of a series on the magical treasure hunt, particularly, the Quest for the Castle Treasure. The introductory envelope contains only the following map of the property, with four instructions in the lower left corner. 28 feet on the bearing from Luz to Ashkelon 43.25 feet on the bearing from Ephrath to […]