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gary

19th August 2009, 16:07
All the answers relate to pubs, they are situated in York, but you do need to be from York to, any would be greatly appreciated, thanks in advance.
1. Lode Stone
2. Did Tom Pears once have this one
3. Ex Prime Minister
4. Amos was an old landlord
5. Elaborate and colourful procession
6. A member of the mad hatters tea party
7. Stately home beast
8. Do they fit irate locks
9. A good place for not telling the truth
10. Britains national figure
11. Helping hands
12. Its at the end of the street
13. Robins mate
14. Ron Prince gets mixed up in Tanners Row.
15. Shabby Irishman
16.T.V. channel and a goes "There is one in town"
17. Is this where you get your eggs done in a special way

Thanks
Gary
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john (from arran)

19th August 2009, 16:25
I've never been in York and even if I had I'm very unlikely to have been in a pub! So these are pure guesses.

1. COMPASS or something similar.

6. MARCH HARE

8. CROSS KEYS

10 BRITANNIA
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gary

19th August 2009, 16:31
Thanks very helpful, Lodestone(compass) now magnet, cross keys and Britannia all sound correct, march hare, there is no pub in York called that, it must be another tea party guest

Gary
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jimc

19th August 2009, 16:36
Hi Gary.

3. Ex Prime Minister ... The Wellington
12. Its at the end of the street ... The Junction
15. Shabby Irishman ... The Tam O' Shanter ??

JimC
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jimc

19th August 2009, 16:44
8. Do they fit irate locks ... The Cross Keys (Hotel)
10. Britains national figure ... The Royal Oak ?? (the oak tree is the national symbol).
14. Ron Prince gets mixed up in Tanners Row ... (The) Corner Pin
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john (from arran)

19th August 2009, 16:53
13. Robins mate - Is there a pub called THE MAID MARIAN by any chance?
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gary

19th August 2009, 16:55
Cheers Jim, are you from York?
If so Shabby Irishman, is not the Tam O Shanter, as I have a clue saying "You can wear this poem by Robbie Burns.
Thanks for the help you have been most helpful

Gary
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gary

19th August 2009, 16:57
John from Arran, again thanks, but I was thinking of either robin the bird or batman, with your help the answer is "Little John"

Gary
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jimc

19th August 2009, 16:58
7. Stately home beast ... The Castle Howard Ox
9. A good place for not telling the truth ... Fibbers.
11. Helping hands ... The Masons Arms ??

JimC
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campanilla

19th August 2009, 16:58
3. Ex Prime Minister - The Melbourne
11. Helping hands - The Volunteer Arms
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