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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2125 on: July 16, 2016, 09:15:29 am »
Turn Dub?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2126 on: July 16, 2016, 09:26:29 am »
That's correct - lasted about 8 minutes.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2127 on: July 16, 2016, 10:31:15 am »
Higher extended butter-making session? (5,4,5)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2128 on: July 16, 2016, 10:41:04 am »
Upper Long Churn
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2129 on: July 16, 2016, 10:49:04 am »
Yep . . . too easy, huh? Lasted about 10 minutes.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2130 on: July 16, 2016, 02:23:48 pm »
What the bloke in Sherwood Forest said about his arrow? (6, 5, 4 )
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2131 on: July 16, 2016, 05:18:35 pm »
Robin's Shaft Mine?????

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2132 on: July 16, 2016, 05:23:13 pm »
 :lol: :lol: :lol:, its all about wavelengths-- well done Fulk  :thumbsup: :thumbsup:
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2133 on: July 16, 2016, 05:50:32 pm »
Cheers, bograt; how about:

Private school rabbit hole distantly encountered round southern boundary (12,6,4,7)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2134 on: July 16, 2016, 07:22:26 pm »
Charterhouse Warren farm swallet?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2135 on: July 16, 2016, 08:09:57 pm »
Couldn't really be much else, could it andy (given the letters)?  :clap2:

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2136 on: July 16, 2016, 09:04:44 pm »
Beginning to open the door (8, 6, 3)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2137 on: July 16, 2016, 11:11:43 pm »
Starting Handle Pot?

PS bograt – I didn't get your comment about wavelengths . . . care to elucidate?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2138 on: July 17, 2016, 08:16:37 am »
Yep, back to you, fulk :)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2139 on: July 17, 2016, 09:37:13 am »
Call oversight shattered this underground scenario.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2140 on: July 17, 2016, 10:52:52 am »
Short Gill Cave?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2141 on: July 17, 2016, 11:48:51 am »
Short Gill Cave it is.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2142 on: July 17, 2016, 02:57:42 pm »
Starting Handle Pot?

PS bograt – I didn't get your comment about wavelengths . . . care to elucidate?

Just that we appear to think along the same lines, i.e. on the same wavelength.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2143 on: July 17, 2016, 06:51:13 pm »
Cheers Fulk.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2144 on: July 19, 2016, 10:10:18 am »
As there's no takers, I think the original clue is a bit too obscure. This change should make the original clue a bit clearer.
Sorry for messing people about.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2145 on: July 19, 2016, 10:45:25 am »
And has the answer changed from (6,5) to (6,3) in the process?  :-\
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2146 on: July 19, 2016, 12:36:49 pm »
That's correct Andys.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2147 on: July 20, 2016, 09:57:49 am »
Has "Moking Hurth" become "Moking Pot" perchance?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2148 on: July 20, 2016, 12:29:06 pm »
It has Andys. Over to you.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #2149 on: July 20, 2016, 01:36:01 pm »
Ha - try this....

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