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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4925 on: June 29, 2021, 02:26:35 pm »
OK try this.....

"Their mere absense complicated this man-made offering."   ( 4,8,4 )
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4926 on: June 29, 2021, 06:28:29 pm »
..or is it absence...?

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4927 on: June 29, 2021, 09:16:48 pm »
Well spotted that man.....

"Their mere absence complicated this man-made offering."   ( 4,8,4 )
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4928 on: June 29, 2021, 11:05:48 pm »
Tear Breeches Mine?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4929 on: June 30, 2021, 10:23:14 am »
Thats the one - over to you....  :)
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4930 on: June 30, 2021, 09:10:59 pm »
This shouldn't take long.

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« Reply #4931 on: July 01, 2021, 06:15:26 pm »
It's in Wales
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« Reply #4932 on: July 01, 2021, 08:07:56 pm »
It's in Wales

Well, yes, the first bit of the clue is obvious (I think).

I slaved away for ten seasons in the London Scottish front row but can't fit answers to the letter count.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4933 on: July 01, 2021, 08:14:37 pm »
Ogof Gofan

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4934 on: July 01, 2021, 08:26:52 pm »
Ogof Gofan

Yes, that seems to make more sense.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4935 on: July 02, 2021, 10:24:57 am »
Yup Ogof Gofan it is.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4936 on: July 02, 2021, 11:28:44 pm »
Not done one of these before, so here goes....

Contorted moggie might find shelter here. (6, 4)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4937 on: July 03, 2021, 03:43:50 pm »
Tweaking slightly...

Sounds like contorted moggie might find shelter here. (6, 4)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4938 on: July 03, 2021, 07:36:17 pm »
Katnot Cave?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4939 on: July 03, 2021, 10:24:51 pm »
Yay. Over to AndyS.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4940 on: July 04, 2021, 06:49:13 pm »
Ha! Here;s another then....

"In lively party, I lock WC accidentally."   ( 7,4 )

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4941 on: July 10, 2021, 01:12:23 pm »
Ha! Here;s another then....

"In lively party, I lock WC accidentally."   ( 7,4 )

Clue time then .... its in Derbyshire.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4942 on: July 10, 2021, 04:15:37 pm »
Ricklow Cave

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4943 on: July 11, 2021, 09:18:47 am »
That's the one - over to you.....
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4944 on: July 11, 2021, 11:07:02 am »
Try this then:
Chasing around, imps ran amok (8, 6)

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4945 on: July 18, 2021, 12:27:29 am »
Not exactly a hint, but punctuation should make it easier:
Chasing, around "imps ran" amok (8, 6).

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4946 on: July 18, 2021, 07:55:07 am »
I've got as far as...

"____CHAM SPRING"

but then my knowledge of such places run out. Or I may be going the wrong way entirely!  :-\
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4947 on: July 18, 2021, 06:08:34 pm »
Chapman's Rising.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4948 on: July 18, 2021, 09:07:59 pm »
Yes! You got it, all yours now.

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4949 on: July 21, 2021, 06:41:05 pm »
I'm not great at these, so this should be guessed very quickly :lol:

South to the mound, you'll find an x that marks the spot of these large dark voids. (5,5,7)
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