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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4575 on: May 27, 2020, 06:19:56 pm »
In case it's not obvious, the first half is an anagram,  the second half is an approximate description. And remember, the folks in Mendip don't necessarily spell things how you would expect. ..
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4576 on: May 28, 2020, 10:34:45 am »
Need more clues!
Wot tiny writing!

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4577 on: May 28, 2020, 11:46:55 am »
Despite the name, you are more likely to sh!t your pants than vomit on the exposed and slippery approach to this classic round trip in Swildons!
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4578 on: May 28, 2020, 11:59:11 am »
I always thought that was called cowsh corner

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4579 on: May 28, 2020, 12:07:44 pm »
There is a Cowsh Aven  in Swildon's, but that's not the answer.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4580 on: May 28, 2020, 01:15:10 pm »
Swynne Puke?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4581 on: May 28, 2020, 01:28:17 pm »
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4582 on: May 28, 2020, 01:57:09 pm »
Try this Northern one then......

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4583 on: May 28, 2020, 02:13:00 pm »
Ahhh . . . now with hindsight I reckon it was a good clue, Pete.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4584 on: June 01, 2020, 08:08:24 pm »
Try this Northern one then......

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Wot. No guesses? Tine for a further clue perhaps then..... its in Northern Caves,  but not in The Dales.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4585 on: June 01, 2020, 09:35:01 pm »
 Hazel Grove Caves?

Re-arranging velcro, gaze and haves...
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4586 on: Yesterday at 09:53:54 am »
Spot on Roger - over to you :-)
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4587 on: Yesterday at 09:59:19 am »
Here's aquick one then, to keep things going...

Confused cow calls the name of this one.  (4, 4)
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4588 on: Yesterday at 10:21:21 am »
Smoo Cave?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4589 on: Yesterday at 11:15:54 am »
That's the one!

Over to you, Fulk.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4590 on: Today at 08:41:39 am »
How about his:

Non-U labour opens out passage (6,4)

 

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