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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3800 on: January 05, 2019, 02:43:37 pm »
So, try this:

Messed up Tim backs clever Mel – left, not right – in this Northern cave (9,4,4)

Smeltmill Beck Cave?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3801 on: January 06, 2019, 02:24:02 pm »
THat's the one, A_Northerner.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3802 on: January 07, 2019, 09:30:01 pm »
Before death, find a penny in Small Mammal (9,4)
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3803 on: January 08, 2019, 12:14:23 pm »
The only association I can find with death in SMP is the Graveyard Inlet . . . not that it fits!

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3804 on: January 08, 2019, 03:34:37 pm »
..... I'm suspecting that "Small Mammal" is really "small mammal"  - eg "weasel" - with a "d" in it, for an old penny, and looking something like "-------he Aven".

And then I get stuck!  :-\
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3805 on: January 09, 2019, 06:54:04 pm »
..... I'm suspecting that "Small Mammal" is really "small mammal"  - eg "weasel" - with a "d" in it, for an old penny, and looking something like "-------he Aven".

And then I get stuck!  :-\

You're along the right lines! I should clarify that the clue only refers to the first word, given that the second word has been clued for ad nauseum in this thread.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3806 on: January 20, 2019, 10:25:30 pm »
Voldemort's

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3807 on: January 20, 2019, 10:32:25 pm »
Yes! Find a penny (D) in small mammal (vole) before death (mort).

Your go.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3808 on: January 20, 2019, 10:37:23 pm »
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