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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4700 on: July 11, 2020, 08:30:02 pm »
Barnes (Wallace) loop?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4701 on: July 11, 2020, 10:21:26 pm »
That's it. All yours

Barnes Wallace designed the geodetic airframe for the Vickers Wellington bomber.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4702 on: July 12, 2020, 05:41:28 am »
Oh. I was thinking of the bomb. Fluked it.    :).

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4703 on: July 13, 2020, 02:41:03 pm »
Try.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4704 on: July 13, 2020, 03:23:16 pm »
Ghormengast. Sorry – Gormenghast

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4705 on: July 13, 2020, 04:29:29 pm »
Sure is fulk. 

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4706 on: July 13, 2020, 06:57:13 pm »
Here's an easy one to keep things ticking over:

Public transport in a Dales Classic? (4,5)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4707 on: July 14, 2020, 01:48:55 pm »
Or;

Sounds like public transport in a Dales Classic (4,5)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4708 on: July 14, 2020, 03:36:19 pm »
Calf Holes


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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4709 on: July 14, 2020, 04:22:59 pm »
No, not Calf Holes.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4710 on: July 14, 2020, 04:40:12 pm »
BUSS Route?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4711 on: July 14, 2020, 05:06:32 pm »
That's the one, andys.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4712 on: July 14, 2020, 06:20:37 pm »
Try this one then...

Rearrangements enable holing north of the border.  ( 8,4 )
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4713 on: July 18, 2020, 09:56:48 am »
Is there a Bleaning hole

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4714 on: July 18, 2020, 11:57:32 am »
Nope but you're on the right lines - try Goon's(?) "Caves of Assynt".
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4715 on: July 18, 2020, 12:59:53 pm »
Glenbain Hole (if it's right, it should be Duck's turn, as he's done the groundwork)

(Very cheeky of me to chip in  :tease:)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4716 on: July 18, 2020, 02:17:19 pm »
Glenbain Hole it is   :clap2: - I'll leave it to you two to decide who goes next!
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4717 on: July 18, 2020, 06:16:28 pm »
OK Ducky, it's all yours.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4718 on: July 19, 2020, 06:19:02 am »
I usually insist on she  ;D.  But ducky is funny :lol: 

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4719 on: July 19, 2020, 10:08:07 am »
Toyland?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4720 on: July 19, 2020, 11:34:35 am »
Yes Andys. Easy one.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4721 on: July 20, 2020, 03:05:14 pm »
Try this then....

"Complicated rythm, breached, far in popular destination away from tourist route."   ( 4, 7, 7 )
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4722 on: July 20, 2020, 03:14:54 pm »
Is that really rythm or meant to be rhythm?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4723 on: July 20, 2020, 03:35:44 pm »
Is that really rythm or meant to be rhythm?


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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4724 on: July 26, 2020, 06:49:57 am »
Try this then....

"Complicated rythm, breached, far in popular destination away from tourist route."   ( 4, 7, 7 )

Wot no takers? (again) - its in the Three Counties System but off the beaten track.
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