From BBC News Scotland
The Commonwealth baton will spend four days on board RMS St Helena as it crosses the South Atlantic Ocean from South Africa to St Helena. The RMS is to arrive Feb 19, 2014.
The final relay runner will hand the baton back to the Queen at the opening ceremony of the Games.
The Queen will then read aloud the hidden message and officially declare the Games open.
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Contributed by Guy Gatien