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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4775 on: September 27, 2020, 03:11:06 pm »
Yep - go for it Elaine :-)
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4776 on: September 30, 2020, 09:59:42 am »
Ooh goodee, just having a think.....
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4777 on: September 30, 2020, 10:08:06 am »
Foreign with arrangement following Map Sally's place
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4778 on: September 30, 2020, 03:15:40 pm »
It's a cave name. I assume that my cryptic ability is so poor compared to most of you that you will get it without the letter count, but you can have that if you want.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4779 on: September 30, 2020, 04:35:31 pm »
Charterhouse Cave?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4780 on: October 01, 2020, 10:18:41 am »
Oh no. Thought I had been clever! Yes, that's right.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4781 on: October 01, 2020, 11:49:01 am »
I don't know Elaine, seems good to me I didn't get it and I do try!

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4782 on: October 01, 2020, 01:47:28 pm »
Try this then...

"Man made horrible weapon after a cold spell."  ( 10,4 )
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4783 on: October 07, 2020, 10:31:00 am »
Try this then...

"Man made horrible weapon after a cold spell."  ( 10,4 )

Hmmm - no takers? Another clue time then: this is from COPD, though probably listed therein "for the record" since there appears to be little by way of underground interest. (ie I just liked the name  :) )
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4784 on: October 14, 2020, 11:58:03 am »
Try this then...

"Man made horrible weapon after a cold spell."  ( 10,4 )

Still no takers   :(   so a further clue then: the first two words of the original clue describe the type of structure this is, so that should make the 2nd word easy to work out.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4785 on: October 20, 2020, 11:29:03 am »
And still no guesses so I'll have to assume I've overcooked this one!  :spank:

The answer was "Freezeland Mine" near Monyash, so someone else have a go. Please.  :)
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4786 on: October 20, 2020, 07:55:15 pm »
Good clue, but never heard of it....

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4787 on: October 21, 2020, 09:44:43 am »
It was the "man made" bit that was really throwing me. Not that I'd ever heard of it either.
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