Long ago, the pirate ship Wild Goose, led by Captain Oliver, sailed the coast of Nova Scotia. One night, according to legend, the Wild Goose was caught in a storm. Before she sank, Captain Oliver had the ship's stash of treasure put into a life raft. The surviving crew members steered the raft to the nearby Brier Island, and hid the treasure there.
You, a world famous treasure hunter, are headed to Brier Island in search of the lost treasure. When you arrive on the island, there is no trace of the treasure. You do however find a journal which is clearly very old. Most of the pages are too faded to read, but one of them contains some mysterious writing:
What is the treasure, and where is it hidden?