Cryptic clues = station name

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  1. Calthrop

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    Wrabness?
     
  2. LUYMun

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    Shoeburyness?
     
  3. GusB

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    I'm clutching at straws here - Skegness?
     
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    Gus B has it again - "keg" within five directions - S, N, E, S and S.

    Your turn Gus.
     
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    Thanks :) This one shouldn't take too long:

    Valley of commotion
     
  6. Jona26

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    Dinsdale?
     
  7. GusB

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    That's the one - your floor @Jona26
     
  8. Jona26

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    Cut and paste The french in a type of railway connector perhaps?
     
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    Clue - what connects locos or multiple units together?
     
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    Wild guess - Barrhead?
     
  11. Jona26

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    Not Barrhead. Correct first letter though!
     
  12. Calthrop

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    Another utterly wild guess -- Bingley?
     
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    Another utterly wild guess -- Bingley?

    Double post -- sorry.
     
  14. Jona26

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    Not Bingley either but closer in a couple of ways!
     
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    I suspect I'll kick myself when answer learnt -- but I can only think of some coupling device named after its inventor, this thing totally unknown to me...
     
  16. Jona26

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    Ok. Time for another clue I think. What is the name of a type of coupling?
     
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    Bulwell?
     
  18. GusB

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    Buckley?
    "le" - french "the" inserted into "buck-y" (buckeye)
     
  19. Jona26

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    Spot on! The floor is yours...
     
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    Thank goodness it wasn't Scharfenberg...

    Open floor, please.
     
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    One bit of my leg is pointlessly put into another bit of my leg at this station.
     
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    Invershin?
     
  23. johnnychips

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    No but you’ve got one leg part right.
     
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    Clue: on a line whose future is repeatedly discussed on these forums.
     
  25. Calthrop

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    Shanklin?
     
  26. johnnychips

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    Is the right answer!

    Ankle - e (compass point) = ankl

    in Shin
     
  27. Calthrop

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    Thank'ee !

    Up high -- suggestion of Heston Blumenthal-type fusion dish: Indian-inspired lentils and horsemeat, involved.
     
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    Dalwhinnie: sounds like Dahl plus horse noises.
     
  29. Calthrop

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    "Even so !" Your floor.
     
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    Unusual law in unwell station.
     

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