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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4275 on: January 02, 2020, 12:23:02 am »
The Observatory?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4276 on: January 02, 2020, 08:26:46 am »
That's the one Fulk - New Goyden Pot's Planetarium. Over to you.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4277 on: January 02, 2020, 12:27:16 pm »
This might be a bit (too?) convoluted . . . but see what you make of it:

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4278 on: January 02, 2020, 12:53:42 pm »
Cherry Tree Hole?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4279 on: January 02, 2020, 12:59:53 pm »
So, andys – not too convoluted! Over to you.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4280 on: January 02, 2020, 01:32:38 pm »
... not too convoluted ....
: you should have heard some of my ex's logic!   :)  Anyway...

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4281 on: January 03, 2020, 01:37:21 pm »
Roland Rat's Hole?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4282 on: January 03, 2020, 03:25:53 pm »
That's the one - over to you.....
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4283 on: January 03, 2020, 05:55:50 pm »
How turtle hops around – around non-drinker (12,3)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4284 on: January 03, 2020, 09:12:09 pm »
Shuttleworth Pot :)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4285 on: January 03, 2020, 10:18:43 pm »
Eey oop, Jason, that's the one.  :clap2:

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4286 on: January 04, 2020, 11:00:13 pm »
Barney's big pile at the end of a prize for prayers and an exhibition?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4287 on: January 05, 2020, 08:44:45 am »
The Great Rubble Heap?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4288 on: January 05, 2020, 02:06:33 pm »
Well done, Graham!  :thumbsup: I thought that would need another clue  ....
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4289 on: January 06, 2020, 09:12:05 am »
Thanks JasonC. There is only one Barney, who provided a good handle for the clue.

Spike and Chester's favorite cave ( 9, 3 )
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4290 on: January 06, 2020, 01:04:06 pm »
Errr . . . what's all that about Barney?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4291 on: January 06, 2020, 01:21:55 pm »
Errr . . . what's all that about Barney?
Barney Rubble, the main character in the TV cartoon series "The Flintstones"

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4292 on: January 06, 2020, 02:03:00 pm »
Thank you.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4293 on: January 06, 2020, 03:10:37 pm »
That's right Robert. Hint - my clue is in the same vein.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4294 on: January 09, 2020, 11:48:09 am »
Hi grahams, is there a clue in the US spelling of 'favorite'?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4295 on: January 09, 2020, 12:44:52 pm »
There thertainly ith. In addition, Barney Rubble and the answer to the clue are intimately connected.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4296 on: January 09, 2020, 03:31:02 pm »
Sylvester Pot

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4297 on: January 09, 2020, 04:11:57 pm »
That's it Mat. Over to you.
Mel Blanc did the voices for Barney and Sylvester. Spike and Chester were the dogs in the cartoon.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4298 on: January 13, 2020, 12:38:33 pm »
Sorry, just seen the post so I'll pass on this to someone more worthy.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4299 on: January 14, 2020, 07:22:17 pm »
I'll kick start it again then.....

A feature of the old route from Winchester to Canterbury?   (8,3)
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