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152 Results for RUHR

40 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, May 11, 201543AGerman industrial locale (2)Joe DiPietro
Monday, April 13, 201524D___ Valley, European steelmaking regionAlex Silverman
Sunday, December 21, 20143DGermany's ___ BasinJoel Fagliano
Tuesday, June 24, 201447DGerman coal region (2)Heather Valadez
Monday, November 4, 201329AGerman coal region (2)John Lieb
Wednesday, October 9, 201355DEssen's river (4)Jason Flinn
Monday, July 8, 201326DGermany's ___ ValleyRandy Sowell
Tuesday, September 11, 201226DEuropean coal centerKenneth Leeser
Wednesday, March 28, 201224DRiver to the Rhine (3)Joe DiPietro
Wednesday, August 24, 20115DRiver to the Rhine (3)Kelsey Blakley
Sunday, February 14, 201073AGerman region occupied by France and Belgium from 1923-25Matt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
Thursday, February 11, 201034DEssen's region (3)Peter A. Collins
Sunday, April 5, 200959AMülheim an der ___, GermanyCharles Deber
Tuesday, March 31, 200939AEssen's region (3)Allan E. Parrish
Saturday, March 14, 200953AArnsberg is on itBarry C. Silk
Monday, April 14, 200837DGerman industrial valley (3)Christina Houlihan Kelly
Sunday, July 8, 200730DEssen's basinElayne Cantor and Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, July 4, 20064DWhere Essen isEd Early
Sunday, January 16, 20059DDuisburg's localeDamon J. Gulczynski
Sunday, February 15, 200479DEssen's river (4)Derrick Niederman
Thursday, December 25, 200311DGerman valley (2)John Underwood
Wednesday, May 14, 200318DEssen basin (2)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, May 13, 200318DGerman industrial valley (3)Todd McClary
Sunday, July 28, 20026DGerman industrial region (3)Nelson Hardy
Thursday, March 28, 200251DEuropean coal areaManny Nosowsky
Friday, December 21, 200111DWhere Wuppertal isWilliam I. Johnston
Friday, May 11, 200138DRemscheid's regionMartin Ashwood-Smith
Thursday, February 8, 20017DEssen's region (3)Manny Nosowsky
Friday, December 1, 200047ARiver crossed by Allied forces in February 1945Bob Klahn
Sunday, September 17, 200056AEssen's river (4)Nelson Hardy
Monday, August 28, 20008DGerman industrial region (3)Richard Hughes
Friday, November 5, 199930DRiver to the Rhine (3)Mark Diehl
Tuesday, November 2, 199930DGerman industrial valley (3)Bernice Gordon
Wednesday, June 16, 199943DEssen basin (2)Gilbert H. Ludwig
Monday, November 16, 199824DGerman industrial locale (2)Nancy Salomon and Bob Frank
Tuesday, January 13, 199829DGerman industrial region (3)Stanley B. Whitten
Tuesday, November 25, 199711DEssen's river (4)Gregory E. Paul
Saturday, August 3, 199624DBombed area in W.W. IIA. D. Cover
Wednesday, January 25, 199567AGerman valley (2)Norma Steinberg
Tuesday, February 1, 199413DKrupp family homeRobert Zimmerman

112 results for RUHR from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, August 18, 199314AEssen's valleyManny NosowskyMaleska
Sunday, July 4, 199343DGerman river or valleyJack R. HarnesMaleska
Sunday, June 2, 1991105AKrupp's milieuTimothy S. LewisMaleska
Saturday, March 16, 199133DEssen's areaCharles E. GerschMaleska
Sunday, November 4, 19906DGerman industrial valleyFrances HansenMaleska
Sunday, October 22, 198989DRhine tributaryPhyllis FehringerMaleska
Sunday, June 19, 19883DRhine tributaryNancy RossMaleska
Wednesday, April 13, 198840DEssen's localeJudith PerryMaleska
Thursday, December 31, 198758AGermany's industrial heartChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Thursday, September 3, 198715AGerman industrial regionWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Wednesday, March 11, 19878DGerman industrial districtThomas W. SchierMaleska
Wednesday, November 26, 19866AGerman riverElissa KoolykMaleska
Tuesday, September 9, 198672ARhine feederRobert KatzMaleska
Sunday, April 13, 198613DEssen's valleyNorma SteinbergMaleska
Thursday, March 6, 198650DDortmund's valleyBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sunday, January 26, 198665DMülheim an der ___Bert RosenfieldMaleska
Thursday, December 26, 19856DGerman industrial regionEli WesoffMaleska
Sunday, December 16, 198418ARhine feederBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Monday, December 26, 19838DGerman industrial regionWhittenMaleska
Sunday, October 2, 198397AGerman valleyRichard SilvestriMaleska
Wednesday, April 27, 19832DMülheim's riverBert RosenfieldMaleska
Monday, August 2, 198215DGerman industrial regionWhittenMaleska
Monday, February 8, 19822DGerman riverChristy RidleyMaleska
Sunday, April 19, 1981117DCoal regionMichael PriestleyMaleska
Wednesday, January 23, 19805DGerman industrial districtCharles EnglerMaleska
Monday, August 13, 19797DRhine regionHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Thursday, July 12, 197918DWest German riverGurnerMaleska
Sunday, December 3, 197890DWhere Dortmund isAlfio MicciMaleska
Monday, November 20, 197836AStream near EssenHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tuesday, April 18, 197856DGerman steel centerEli WesoffMaleska
Wednesday, February 8, 197822AWhere Dortmund isHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, June 19, 1977101DGerman steel centerTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, December 19, 1976118ARiver to the RhineAnne FoxWeng
Tuesday, September 14, 197614ARiver of GermanyLouis BaronWeng
Saturday, January 24, 197646DGerman areaSidney NelsonWeng
Monday, August 11, 19757DRhine feederHerb L. RisteenWeng
Sunday, October 6, 197431DEuropean areaBert KruseWeng
Tuesday, May 28, 19744ARhine tributaryRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Saturday, April 13, 19744DGerman mining areaDavid P. BabcockWeng
Monday, December 4, 197256DGerman areaUnknownWeng
Wednesday, November 8, 19727DRhine tributaryUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 2, 19722DRhine tributaryAnne FoxWeng
Thursday, March 30, 197236AEur. areaUnknownWeng
Saturday, March 25, 19725AEuropean regionUnknownWeng
Monday, January 10, 197259AGerman valleyUnknownWeng
Friday, August 27, 197138DRiver to the RhineUnknownWeng
Sunday, June 20, 197158DGerman riverFrances HansenWeng
Thursday, June 10, 19717DIndustrial area of EuropeUnknownWeng
Thursday, October 15, 197035ASteel areaUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 11, 197056AValley of EuropeElmer ToroWeng
Sunday, August 16, 1970101AGerman valleyFrances HansenWeng
Monday, December 29, 19692DGerman region.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, September 17, 196965AEuropean valley.UnknownWeng
Friday, July 11, 19697DEuropean region.UnknownWeng
Saturday, June 14, 196954DRiver to the Rhine.UnknownWeng
Thursday, August 1, 196811DEuropean region.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 26, 196716ARhine tributary.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 28, 196770DRhine tributary.W. E. JonesFarrar
Friday, May 19, 196717ARegion on the Rhine.George LaczkoFarrar
Tuesday, May 9, 196711DEuropean steel center.Helen FasuloFarrar
Thursday, April 6, 19677DEuropean region.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Wednesday, March 15, 196719AGerman valley.Jean ReedFarrar
Sunday, June 19, 196626ARhine tributary.Anne FoxFarrar
Sunday, June 12, 196678DWhere Essen is.Sidney LambertFarrar
Monday, April 5, 196510ASteel center.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 16, 19642DEuropean mining center.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 14, 196463AGerman river.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 6, 196436AGerman river.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, November 28, 196311DPart of Germany.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Sunday, August 4, 196339DImportant industrial region.Mary E. GrowFarrar
Saturday, July 20, 196320DGerman industrial region.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 25, 196367AEuropean industrial center.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 21, 1963125AGerman river.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Monday, April 1, 196332ARhine tributary.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 10, 196232ARhine tributary.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 20, 19626DRhine region.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 30, 196255AWhere Dortmund is.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Monday, October 30, 196157ARich coal region.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 1, 196130DRiver into the Rhine.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 9, 196156AWhere Dortmund is.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 14, 196042AWhere Dortmund is.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 10, 195754DRhine affluent.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 30, 195727DWhere Essen is.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, August 11, 195739DWhere Dortmund is.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, April 28, 19567DEssen's locale.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 31, 195648DMajor industrial region, in Europe.John M. Holmes, Jr.Farrar
Wednesday, February 9, 195550AGerman industrial area.Mel TaubFarrar
Saturday, February 5, 195544DArea in the British zone of Germany.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 5, 19542DWhere Essen is.Ralph HendersonFarrar
Wednesday, October 21, 195333DTributary of the Rhine.Helen ChapmanFarrar
Saturday, July 11, 195330DRiver in Prussia.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wednesday, March 25, 195318ARebuilt industrial region in Germany.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 21, 195213DWhere Essen is.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 28, 195270DImportant mining region.Evelyn E. SmithFarrar
Friday, September 7, 19517DArea in Britain's German zone.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 14, 19519DGerman mining region.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 16, 195163AWhere Dortmund is.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 19, 19512DMining region, including Essen.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, January 6, 194647DArea which the French urge be internationalized.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, July 22, 19453DWhere over 300,000 Nazis were trapped.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sunday, January 14, 194529ATarget of Roer River drive.Bert StoreyFarrar
Sunday, December 17, 194458AObjective of Arnhem attack.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, December 3, 1944125AArea northeast of Aachen.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, August 13, 1944105DWhere Essen is.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, July 2, 194448DWhere Bochum is.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, June 18, 194410DWhere Dortmund is.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, January 16, 194472AWhere Dortmund is.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, September 26, 1943134DGerman valley, bombed and flooded.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, February 7, 1943124ANazi industrial center.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, January 3, 194364ANazi region often bombed.Bert StoreyFarrar
Sunday, November 15, 194278ARiver near Essen.Louis ShieldsFarrar
Sunday, August 9, 194263AGerman industrial center.Herbert EttensonFarrar