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164 results for ESSEX

77 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Sunday, March 18, 201813DEnglish countyDaniel Raymon
Thursday, August 24, 201735DGeographical name that comes from Old English for "East Saxons"Neil Patrick Harris and David Steinberg
Sunday, June 25, 201773ASecond-largest city in VermontJacob Stulberg
Sunday, May 7, 2017118ANew York county with Lake PlacidNatan Last, Finn Vigeland and the J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Saturday, January 2, 201614DCounty of Newark, N.J. (3)David Phillips
Monday, October 12, 201551DEnglish or New Jersey countyPatrick Merrell
Sunday, October 4, 2015129ACounty of Salem, Mass. (2)Jeremy Newton
Thursday, July 30, 201550AWhaling ship that inspired "Moby-Dick"Brendan Emmett Quigley
Friday, April 17, 201548DSuper Six maker of the 1920sMary Lou Guizzo
Thursday, April 9, 201549DClacton-on-Sea's countyJacob Stulberg
Thursday, October 16, 201413DEarl of ___ a.k.a. Robert DevereuxJohn Farmer
Wednesday, June 25, 201455DEarl of ___, favorite of Queen Elizabeth I (2)Patrick Merrell
Saturday, February 22, 201454DLocale of London Stansted AirportEvan Birnholz
Monday, December 16, 201356AEarl of ___, favorite of Elizabeth IGreg Johnson
Thursday, August 1, 201352DCounty bordering CambridgeshireTimothy Polin
Tuesday, July 23, 201350DCounty NE of LondonJean O'Conor
Wednesday, November 28, 201269AHistoric English county (2)Adam G. Perl
Friday, June 29, 201251DRobert Devereux's earldom (4)Patrick Berry
Friday, April 20, 201263AThomas Cromwell's earldomMike Nothnagel
Thursday, March 15, 201249DCounty on the Thames (5)Kristian House
Friday, June 17, 201140DNew Jersey county whose seat is NewarkPaula Gamache
Tuesday, May 31, 201171ABritish earldomNina Rulon-Miller
Tuesday, May 17, 201130DOne of Greater London's "home counties"John Farmer
Friday, October 15, 201028AOne of the Home CountiesPeter Wentz
Sunday, May 23, 2010128ACounty of Newark, N.J. (3)Yaakov Bendavid
Sunday, November 22, 200920ACounty abutting LondonPatrick Merrell
Monday, September 21, 200938DCounty on the Thames (5)Mark Feldman
Friday, March 27, 200938AConnecticut town attacked by the British in the War of 1812Paula Gamache
Sunday, February 22, 200967DHedingham Castle locale (2)Barry C. Silk & Doug Peterson
Wednesday, February 18, 200918AEnglish county on the North Sea (2)Susan Gelfand
Monday, June 9, 200834DBeloved of Elizabeth IPaula Gamache
Wednesday, May 7, 200847AEarl in the court of Elizabeth IRichard Silvestri
Monday, August 13, 200723AEnglish county on the North Sea (2)Andrew Ries
Monday, June 18, 200764ACounty ENE of LondonRandall J. Hartman
Monday, February 19, 200752ACounty on the Thames (5)Andrea C. Michaels
Tuesday, January 2, 200753DReo contemporary (3)Sarah Keller
Sunday, December 24, 20064DHedingham Castle locale (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wednesday, June 14, 200653DAnglo-Saxon kingdomLisa Wiseman
Tuesday, May 2, 200663AChelmsford's county (2)Peter A. Collins
Monday, March 6, 200670AHistoric English county (2)Jack McInturff
Sunday, January 22, 2006119ANorthernmost county of MassachusettsGeorge Barany and Michael Shteyman
Monday, October 3, 200513DElizabethan earlRoy Leban
Monday, May 16, 200547AEarl in Shakespearean EnglandMarc J. Gameroff
Monday, February 28, 200526D"The Private Lives of Elizabeth and ___" (1939 film)Marjorie Berg
Saturday, January 22, 200559ATerraplane's predecessor, in old autodomByron Walden
Monday, December 13, 200467AEarl of ___, favorite of Queen Elizabeth I (2)Sarah Keller
Saturday, March 20, 20046DNew Jersey countyByron Walden
Wednesday, January 28, 200452DReo contemporary (3)Jim Hyres
Thursday, February 27, 200349ARobert Devereux's earldom (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, October 25, 200243DRobert Devereux's earldom (4)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, August 6, 200270AEnglish county bordering LondonEthan Cooper and Michael Shteyman
Monday, April 22, 200264ACounty of Newark, N.J. (3)Peter Gordon
Wednesday, April 3, 200219AReo contemporary (3)Fred Piscop
Sunday, February 24, 200253DReo competitorManny Nosowsky
Thursday, August 2, 200156DSouthend-on-Sea siteBruce F. Adams
Wednesday, December 27, 200063AReo rivalMichael S. Maurer and Bonnie Prystowsky
Saturday, June 3, 200010DWhere Southend-on-Sea isPatrick D. Berry
Saturday, May 13, 200041ACounty of Salem, Mass. (2)William S. Cotter
Thursday, March 2, 200043A1920's auto (2)Frances Hansen
Thursday, January 27, 200013DBig-selling 1920's carDavid Ainslie Macleod
Thursday, December 2, 199934DElizabeth I's ill-fated favoriteMel Taub
Wednesday, June 16, 199961AColchester's county (2)Gilbert H. Ludwig
Wednesday, December 30, 199842AColchester's county (2)Manny Nosowsky
Thursday, October 29, 199820AConnecticut River town (2)Cathy Millhauser
Friday, July 18, 199752DElizabeth's loveMartin Ashwood-Smith
Sunday, June 15, 199791ARobert Devereux's earldom (4)Karen Hodge
Sunday, February 16, 199728AThe Thames borders itM. Gaffney
Thursday, December 19, 199664AConnecticut River town (2)C. Millhauser
Saturday, December 14, 199643AThomas Cromwell, Earl of ___R. Norris
Friday, March 15, 199613D20's auto (2)A. J. Santora
Monday, January 29, 199656DCounty next to LondonG. Paul
Friday, September 15, 199563ACounty on the Thames (5)Matt Gaffney
Saturday, September 3, 19949DFavorite of ElizabethRaymond Hamel
Thursday, June 9, 199413AHistoric earldomCharles B. Waffell
Friday, May 6, 199446DCar of the 20'sManny Nosowsky
Sunday, March 6, 199490DCounty on the Thames (5)Frances Hansen
Sunday, February 13, 19945DChelmsford's county (2)Cathy Millhauser

3 results for ESSEX from Variety puzzles.

July 24, 2016acrosticPCape Ann's county in MassachusettsEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
January 7, 2001diagramless8DNewark's countyPeter Gordon
March 12, 2000acrosticWEarl executed under Elizabeth IEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

84 results for ESSEX from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Saturday, February 27, 199361AHupmobile contemporaryBryant WhiteMaleska
Friday, November 20, 199271ARobert DevereuxJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sunday, May 31, 1992115DA lover of Elizabeth IEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Friday, May 29, 199264ADevereux's earldomRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Thursday, March 26, 199219AOld carNancy JolineMaleska
Saturday, July 27, 199113DParamour of Elizabeth IA. J. SantoraMaleska
Friday, March 2, 199022AA lover of Elizabeth IWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Wednesday, December 27, 198952AClassic carBetty JorgensenMaleska
Wednesday, April 19, 198933DA favorite of Queen Elizabeth IMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Wednesday, March 15, 198952ANewark's countyMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Sunday, December 11, 1988121AIll-fated favorite of Elizabeth IMel TaubMaleska
Friday, September 12, 198667AAnglo-Saxon kingdomLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Sunday, March 30, 198679AVintage carErnst TheimerMaleska
Sunday, January 19, 198618DCourtier of Elizabeth IJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Sunday, November 17, 1985125AOld autoJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wednesday, October 16, 198520AHudson contemporaryJim PageMaleska
Wednesday, August 21, 198512DLover of Elizabeth INorma SteinbergMaleska
Sunday, April 7, 1985113AEnglish countyCharles M. DeberMaleska
Tuesday, December 25, 198429AAntique carAveryMaleska
Sunday, August 5, 198491DVintage carVaughn KeithMaleska
Thursday, January 5, 198418AElizabeth's favoriteWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, September 30, 198326AElizabeth's favoriteWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, January 13, 198256DLover of Elizabeth IC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, June 21, 198195AHudson contemporaryBert H. KruseMaleska
Saturday, March 7, 198151DCharacter in "Elizabeth the Queen"Dorothea E. ShippMaleska
Friday, January 30, 198155DReo contemporaryJean J. DavisonMaleska
Saturday, September 27, 198050DEnglish countyJim ModneyMaleska
Friday, August 15, 198053DFavorite of Elizabeth IJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, November 16, 197821ARobert DevereuxHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Friday, July 14, 197823AExecuted paramour of Elizabeth IBert BeamanMaleska
Friday, January 27, 197869ARobert DevereuxClinchMaleska
Tuesday, July 15, 197555DFriend of Elizabeth IGeorge MadridWeng
Monday, January 6, 197542AAuto of yoreJay LivingstonWeng
Sunday, July 14, 1974147AN. J. countyAlfio MicciWeng
Wednesday, May 29, 197469AQueen Elizabeth's friendA. J. SantoraWeng
Thursday, February 28, 197453DOld carTap OsbornWeng
Saturday, February 16, 197469AEnglish countyBert BeamanWeng
Thursday, December 20, 197366AVintage autoUnknownWeng
Tuesday, October 30, 197351DEnglish countyUnknownWeng
Tuesday, August 14, 197338ANewark's countyUnknownWeng
Wednesday, March 28, 197357DEnglish countyUnknownWeng
Monday, February 26, 197371ACounty in N.J.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, January 24, 197336AChelmsford's countyUnknownWeng
Sunday, December 24, 197246DN. J. countyAnne FoxWeng
Thursday, July 20, 197235AEnglish countyUnknownWeng
Tuesday, May 30, 19721DElizabeth courtierUnknownWeng
Thursday, March 16, 197235DWhere Chelmsford isUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 3, 197131DElizabeth's friendAlfio MicciWeng
Sunday, January 10, 197150AOld carBetty LearyWeng
Sunday, August 30, 1970118ANewark's countyAnne FoxWeng
Wednesday, June 24, 197052DWhere Chelmsford isUnknownWeng
Sunday, December 7, 196981ARaleigh's rivalFrances HansenWeng
Thursday, December 12, 196819ANew York county.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, November 7, 19689DCarrier in Apollo 7 pickup.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 17, 196853DU. S. aircraft carrier.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 12, 196863AEnglish county.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 7, 196720AEnglish county.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sunday, May 15, 196666AWhere Chelmsford is.William LutwiniakFarrar
Friday, June 11, 196513DBritish earldom.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 29, 196466ACounty of England.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 9, 196488ASuffolk's neighbor.Emanuel BergFarrar
Saturday, January 18, 196455DNewark's county.Manny MillerFarrar
Monday, January 28, 196354DSir Walter Raleigh's rival.Jay SheldonFarrar
Wednesday, January 10, 196234DCounty on the Thames.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, November 20, 196019AElizabethan figure.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wednesday, May 4, 196013DWhere Chelmsford is.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sunday, April 3, 196012DFamous frigate of 1812.Tom MixonFarrar
Sunday, July 5, 1959113ACounty on the Thames.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tuesday, April 14, 195934AEnglish county.S. A. KayFarrar
Tuesday, March 17, 195971ACounty on the Thames.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 6, 195885DCounty on the Thames.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Friday, September 27, 195746AEnglish county.Louis SabinFarrar
Tuesday, December 25, 195624ACounty in SE England.Diana SessionsFarrar
Wednesday, July 27, 195530DEnglish county.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Friday, October 23, 195333DU. S. carrier.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, March 7, 195326DClass of aircraft carrier.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 3, 195267ACounty north of London.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 28, 195154AFoe of Raleigh, friend of Elizabeth.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 28, 195155DCounty in New Jersey.Edward BarnettFarrar
Sunday, January 8, 195074DQueen Elizabeth's favorite.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Sunday, January 25, 194879AFirst of U. S. 27,000-ton carriers.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, January 7, 194567DReborn flat-top.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, October 3, 194359AU. S. aircraft carrier.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, September 13, 194280AFavorite of Queen Elizabeth.Agnes W. BartlettFarrar