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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3575 on: August 07, 2018, 09:25:19 am »
Valley Entrance?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3576 on: August 07, 2018, 10:08:30 am »
That's the one! :clap2:

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3577 on: August 07, 2018, 12:01:40 pm »
I like your clue, by the way.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3578 on: August 07, 2018, 12:13:29 pm »
Grrr, didn't have a clue!

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3579 on: August 07, 2018, 12:36:40 pm »
The method of those who founded Plymouth Colony (found in a Peak District cave)? (3, 8, 3)


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Grrr, didn't have a clue!
Well, maybe his equating 'alley' with 'avenue' was pushing it a bit.  ;D
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3580 on: August 07, 2018, 01:43:41 pm »
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Grrr, didn't have a clue!
Well, maybe his equating 'alley' with 'avenue' was pushing it a bit.  ;D

Haha, I'm no good at solving crosswords, let along setting them, so it's a great relief that you managed to solve it at all :lol:

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3581 on: August 07, 2018, 03:29:37 pm »
the pilgrims way  ?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3582 on: August 07, 2018, 03:52:02 pm »
The Pilgrim's Way it is, Cave_Troll.   :clap2:

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3583 on: August 08, 2018, 11:45:56 am »
found by Huygens ?  (5)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3584 on: August 08, 2018, 12:01:18 pm »
Titan?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3585 on: August 08, 2018, 02:54:03 pm »
titan...

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3586 on: August 08, 2018, 10:12:16 pm »
I'll take that as correct then? at risk of being told off for not posting a "proper" clue, try this

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3587 on: August 08, 2018, 10:51:35 pm »
A letter count would be useful.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3588 on: August 08, 2018, 11:16:59 pm »
I think it is Jupiter Cavern whih would make the letter count

(7,6)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3589 on: August 09, 2018, 12:04:35 pm »
A letter count would be useful.
I knew I'd do something wrong  ;D

I think it is Jupiter Cavern whih would make the letter count

(7,6)

Spot on, I thought after Titan something else planetary would be fitting, all yours
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3590 on: August 09, 2018, 12:57:40 pm »
Around the gloppy spices gala is a link from surface to canal (5,4,7)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3591 on: August 09, 2018, 01:18:56 pm »
Coppy Gill Passage

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3592 on: August 09, 2018, 02:46:19 pm »
Got it in one!

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3593 on: August 09, 2018, 05:03:17 pm »
Prohibit source of water before organizing Beyoncé, missing unknown quantity, round make of caving kit (7,4,4)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3594 on: August 10, 2018, 08:58:59 am »
A clue – Mendip

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3595 on: August 10, 2018, 09:08:55 am »
Banwell Bone Cave?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3596 on: August 10, 2018, 10:24:50 am »
Banwell Bone Cave it is  :thumbsup:

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3597 on: August 10, 2018, 11:24:06 am »
Fantastic - lovely clue!

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3598 on: August 10, 2018, 07:27:51 pm »
St Dunstans Well Cave?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #3599 on: August 11, 2018, 01:16:24 am »
That's the one!