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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2925 on: September 11, 2017, 06:13:23 pm »
Dr Jacksons?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2926 on: September 13, 2017, 06:55:07 pm »
Correct! Over to you.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2927 on: September 13, 2017, 10:26:34 pm »
Yippee :-)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2928 on: September 13, 2017, 10:47:52 pm »
Nick pot?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2929 on: September 14, 2017, 02:36:27 am »
Got it!   :thumbsup:

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2930 on: September 14, 2017, 07:18:53 am »
I'll pass the go on to another person :)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2931 on: September 14, 2017, 12:53:57 pm »
Stolen!

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2932 on: September 15, 2017, 05:50:21 pm »
Rowten Pot?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2933 on: September 15, 2017, 07:04:06 pm »
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2934 on: September 19, 2017, 06:59:17 pm »
Something that weaves is a fair trade for a beaker! (12,3)
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2935 on: September 19, 2017, 07:10:27 pm »
Pure stab in the dark, Shuttleworth Pot?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2936 on: September 19, 2017, 09:27:07 pm »
Good stab!
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2937 on: Yesterday at 02:51:12 am »
Never heard of it before. An easy one

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2938 on: Yesterday at 06:22:32 am »
That'll be Goatchurch Cavern.  :)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2939 on: Yesterday at 06:25:09 am »
Of course.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2940 on: Yesterday at 09:55:51 am »
Speleocryptologists, try this one for size.
 
For this boulder hole arrange around an item of footwear flawless National Trust after the steamship has been taken out. (4, 8 )
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2941 on: Yesterday at 10:20:47 am »
Ah! A clue with a 2nd word letter count of  8)  so I'm assuming that's a (4,8)?

In which case, how about "Cave Aquarium" since that's all I can get to fit!
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2942 on: Yesterday at 10:26:52 am »
Sorry about that. The 8 followed immediately by a bracket was translated as a smiley. I've corrected it now, and it's not Cave Aquarium.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2943 on: Yesterday at 04:21:34 pm »
Twll Clogfaen

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2944 on: Yesterday at 04:40:22 pm »
Twll Clogfaen
Absolutely correct. Over to you, Long Drop.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2945 on: Today at 06:56:29 am »
A nice easy one to move this on...

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2946 on: Today at 07:25:01 am »
I got one!
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2947 on: Today at 06:09:44 pm »
Dr Jackson's
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2948 on: Today at 07:14:16 pm »
A nice easy one to move this on...

Gasp and stir top uncooked thousand shortly.  ( 4 , 4 , 3)

Good clue

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2949 on: Today at 07:18:47 pm »
Dr Jackson's

Must remember to check I'm on the right page..... :-[ :lol:
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