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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4250 on: December 21, 2019, 06:48:07 pm »
How about:

Sounds as though the milk-man is cheating – beware! (5,4,4)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4251 on: December 21, 2019, 10:32:17 pm »
Short Drop Cave? Though that may be a cheating barman rather than a milkman?!?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4252 on: December 22, 2019, 10:57:49 am »
Nearly there . . . but not quite.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4253 on: December 22, 2019, 07:48:34 pm »
Short Gill Cave?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4254 on: December 22, 2019, 07:52:17 pm »
Tht's the one, grahams . . . I'll leave it to you and andys to sort out who posts the next one.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4255 on: December 23, 2019, 08:53:04 am »
Andys did 99% of the work on that one. Over to you Andys.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4256 on: December 23, 2019, 09:50:15 am »
Very good of you sire, so try this one...

Atropos to hack at view every second?   (5,4)
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4257 on: December 27, 2019, 09:56:25 am »
Something to do with Fates or Norns . . . but I can't find a fit; methinks we need another clue, andys.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4258 on: December 27, 2019, 02:41:04 pm »
tooth cave

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4259 on: December 27, 2019, 04:59:02 pm »
Tooth Cave (on the Gower) it is!

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4260 on: December 27, 2019, 08:01:20 pm »
Oh . . . the penny's just dropped; nice clue, andys.  :clap2:

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4261 on: December 29, 2019, 04:52:12 pm »
A fight in the jungle chased by water-meadows, a grotty place
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4262 on: December 29, 2019, 06:35:19 pm »
Rumbling Hole?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4263 on: December 29, 2019, 07:37:20 pm »
That's it.
(Had a very nice trip there yesterday...surprisigly dry)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4264 on: December 29, 2019, 07:55:48 pm »
Try this then...

Almond, acorn, beech go nutty for this feature? (9,7)
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4265 on: December 29, 2019, 11:16:59 pm »
Colonnade Chamber?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4266 on: December 30, 2019, 09:54:19 am »
Spot on John - over to you......
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4267 on: December 30, 2019, 11:03:52 am »
OK:

Will this cave ever reach the mantle? (3,6)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4268 on: December 30, 2019, 02:41:37 pm »
Could do - down The Mohole ?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4269 on: December 30, 2019, 02:48:12 pm »
You're right, Trogger – The Mohole.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4270 on: December 31, 2019, 11:16:24 am »
Jumble of letters without a warning?  (6,4)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4271 on: December 31, 2019, 06:48:54 pm »
Is there an Angram Cave? (If there isnn't, there should be).
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4272 on: December 31, 2019, 07:59:52 pm »
There certainly is, it's in Nidderdale. All yours grahams - and a Happy New Year to all our readers!

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4273 on: January 01, 2020, 06:48:07 pm »
Happy New Year players.

Apparently, heavenly bodies can be viewed from here ( 3, 11 )
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4274 on: January 01, 2020, 10:08:14 pm »
The Planetarium?

 

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