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332 results for RAIL

93 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Oct 31, 201816AA transcontinental traveler might go by thisBruce Haight
Sun Aug 20, 201751DThird one's a harm?Ruth Bloomfield Margolin
Tue May 30, 201765APublic transit optionNeville Fogarty
Tue Mar 28, 20176DInner part of a racetrackRyan Milligan
Sun Mar 12, 201774ABilliards featureAlan Arbesfeld
Wed Feb 1, 201755DBilliards cushionMatthew Sewell and Jeff Chen
Wed Nov 23, 201656DSkatepark fixture (2)David Steinberg
Fri Apr 15, 201641DSkate park fixture (2)David Steinberg
Sun Jan 31, 2016109DCommuter option (3)Yaakov Bendavid
Mon Dec 28, 201528DTrain transportation (3)Zhouqin Burnikel
Wed Jul 15, 201564AComplain loudlyBruce Haight
Tue Jun 23, 201548DFeature at a horse trackJules P. Markey
Thu Apr 30, 20155DTransit optionHerre Schouwerwou
Mon Oct 27, 201419ABanister, e.g.Stanley Newman
Mon Jul 14, 201417AStairway safety featureMaryEllen Uthlaut
Mon Oct 14, 201363ASubway supportZhouqin Burnikel and D. Scott Nichols
Sun Aug 18, 201346ATrainsElizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Aug 16, 201315AHospital bed featureDana Motley
Tue Apr 9, 201355DMethod of shipping goodsSteve Blais
Thu Feb 21, 201319ATravel optionPaul Hunsberger
Thu Aug 9, 20126DSkateboard park featureJoe Krozel
Wed Jun 6, 201237DTrain travel (2)Gary Cee
Thu Nov 24, 201163ATransportation modeSharon Delorme
Wed Aug 24, 201114ABunk bed featureKelsey Blakley
Sun Jul 31, 2011104DVituperatePamela Klawitter
Mon Apr 11, 201156AHalf a train trackIan Livengood
Sun Jan 23, 201169AThe third one is a shockerChris A. McGlothlin
Mon Nov 15, 201035AStaircase aidEmily L. Lilly
Tue Jul 13, 20106DTrain transportation (3)Peter A. Collins
Tue Feb 2, 201064ASkateboard trickster's trackAlex Fay
Mon Dec 28, 200931DTrain track partPatrick Merrell
Mon Oct 5, 20092DBanister (3)Mark Feldman
Sun Sep 6, 200982ATransportation option (2)Robert H. Wolfe
Tue Aug 25, 200933ACommuter's optionBob Johnson
Tue Jul 7, 200911DComplain bitterlyLynn Lempel
Mon Apr 13, 200914DTrain travel (2)Natan Last
Sun Apr 12, 200957AStairway partEric Berlin
Tue Dec 30, 200816ACommuter option (3)Doug Peterson
Sun Dec 28, 200891DPedestrian safety featurePatrick Berry
Sun Dec 21, 200849AFulminate (against)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Dec 19, 20083DAlternative to airNatan Last
Sat Aug 30, 200839DBitterly complainMichael Shteyman
Sun Mar 23, 2008107DSymbol of thinnessRobert W. Harris
Wed Mar 12, 200844ACommuter's choiceLarry Shearer
Mon Dec 24, 200732DFence partMark Sherwood
Fri Jun 16, 200621ALocal supporter?Alan Olschwang
Mon Oct 17, 20055AHand supportGregory E. Paul
Sun Sep 4, 2005110ALong-toed bird with a harsh cryRichard Silvestri
Thu Mar 31, 200529DTransportation option (2)David Liben-Nowell
Mon Nov 29, 200429ARacetrack fence (2)Kendall Twigg and Nancy Salomon
Mon Apr 26, 20043DTrain transportMerle Baker
Sun Nov 9, 200344DBarroom foot restPatrick Berry
Sun Oct 5, 200392ASafety installationRichard Silvestri
Sat Sep 27, 200338APool table partCraig Kasper
Thu Sep 18, 200333ACommuter option (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Jun 24, 200337DRacetrack fence (2)Norma Johnson and Nancy Salomon
Mon May 5, 200350DCommuting optionMel Taub
Fri Mar 21, 200346AMarsh denizenMyles Callum
Wed Dec 18, 200240DObject bitterlyMerle Baker
Tue May 14, 200241DAlternative to air or highwayBarry Callahan
Fri Apr 19, 200211DTrackElizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Nov 13, 200112DMeans of shippingNancy Salomon and Bob Peoples
Thu Aug 30, 200111DFulminateCathy Millhauser
Tue Jul 10, 200121DStairwell itemPatrick Merrell
Tue Jun 26, 200117AShipping methodStephen Windheim
Tue May 1, 200130DCommuter line (2)Stanley Newman
Sat Mar 3, 200125DMarsh residentFraser Simpson
Tue Jan 2, 200126AAmtrak transportationSarah Keller
Mon Oct 9, 200029DPart of a scenic overlookTeresa M. Hackett
Thu Oct 5, 200023DPedestrian aidCathy Millhauser
Sat Jul 15, 200049A48-Across's specialtyDavid J. Kahn
Fri Jul 14, 200015ABus or air alternativeBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tue Jan 4, 200033DScold harshly, with "at"Joy L. Wouk
Sun Apr 4, 199917DCommuter line (2)Richard Silvestri
Wed Mar 31, 199957ASeasick sailor's supportPatrick Jordan
Mon Jan 11, 199955DTrain trackRandall J. Hartman
Sun Dec 6, 199892DAir alternativeMarjorie Richter
Fri Oct 23, 19984DTrack on the groundManny Nosowsky
Tue Aug 18, 199816ADenunciate, with "at"Nancy Salomon
Mon Feb 2, 199857DBanister (3)Gregory E. Paul
Thu Nov 20, 199710DEpitome of thinness (2)Raymond Hamel
Wed Sep 17, 199715ATrain transportation (3)Karen Hodge
Wed Aug 27, 199716ABilliard cushionJonathan Schmalzbach
Sun May 18, 199719AInveigh (against)Frances Hansen
Wed Sep 18, 199622ATout's placeD. J. Kahn
Mon Sep 16, 199661ABanister (3)R. J. Hartman
Thu May 16, 19965DForm of transportationF. Longo
Wed Aug 23, 199549DAmtrak travelJonathan Schmatzbach
Wed Jul 19, 199547AKind of fenceNancy S. Ross
Wed Jan 25, 199569AEpitome of thinness (2)Norma Steinberg
Tue Dec 13, 199421AMarsh birdJon Delfin
Sat Jul 16, 199456ARace track featureMark Diehl
Wed May 4, 19946DTout's postLouis Sabin

3 results for RAIL from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Aug 8, 2010panda24A___ whey (B&O dairy product)Mel Taub
Jan 10, 2010cryptic14ABar false witness's return (4)Richard Silvestri
Oct 12, 2003diagramless15DTrain transportationFred Piscop

236 results for RAIL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Oct 25, 199336APart of RRRobert KatzTaub
Fri Sep 24, 199327AFlight balustrade?C. McInerneyTaub
Sat Jun 5, 199310ATravel methodTap OsbornMaleska
Mon May 25, 199225DFence partJames L. BeattyMaleska
Tue May 19, 199255DThinness standardBetty JorgensenMaleska
Tue May 5, 199224AKind of road or birdBetty JorgensenMaleska
Mon Apr 27, 199247ARibbon of steelNancy JolineMaleska
Sun Jan 19, 199250DFulminateStanley GlassMaleska
Sun Sep 29, 199173ASoraNancy Nicholson JolineMaleska
Tue Sep 17, 199152DSpeak reproachfullyDon GroatMaleska
Sat Sep 14, 199148DScoldLouis SabinMaleska
Fri Aug 2, 19914ATrain trackPeter GordonMaleska
Thu May 16, 199154DFulminateEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Feb 16, 199120ARoad lead-inWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Fri Oct 19, 199052DWading birdJean M. HuntMaleska
Wed Sep 19, 199054DWading birdArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sun Sep 16, 199081AFulminateJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Fri Sep 7, 19907DScoldEileen LexauMaleska
Mon Jul 30, 199011DWay or road precederReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Tue Mar 13, 199053AKind of road or birdSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Dec 3, 198925ACertain waderMary M. MurdochMaleska
Wed Oct 4, 198942DMud hen, e.g.Joy L. WoukMaleska
Mon Sep 11, 198916ABarAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Mon Jul 31, 198936DWading birdPeter G. SnowMaleska
Mon Jul 10, 198965AFulminateChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Tue Jun 20, 198958AItem split by AbeSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thu Apr 27, 198928DSora, e.g.Kathryn RighterMaleska
Mon Mar 27, 198954DRantSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed Nov 16, 198828APullman trackBetty JorgensenMaleska
Fri Oct 14, 198853DBalustradeMarjorie PedersenMaleska
Sat Aug 6, 198859AMarsh henThomas BohmMaleska
Wed Jul 6, 198826DWading birdRobert O. DillmanMaleska
Thu Jun 9, 198848DSymbol of thinnessRobert O. DillmanMaleska
Wed Dec 23, 19873DComplain vociferouslyChristopher PageMaleska
Tue Oct 13, 198758DUpbraidR. S. JonesMaleska
Sat Oct 10, 198751DWading birdJesse RoarkeMaleska
Tue Sep 1, 198737DInveighMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Sun Aug 9, 198767DShore birdT.W. UnderhillMaleska
Tue May 5, 198713ABarVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Tue Apr 21, 198723ACrakeWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Tue Apr 7, 198734AReturning liarElaine GeorgeMaleska
Mon Jan 19, 198743AWading birdMary C. WhittenMaleska
Sun Nov 9, 1986121ASoraRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Wed Oct 8, 198627DBannisterShirley SolowayMaleska
Fri May 30, 198631DFenceGayle DeanMaleska
Sun Jan 12, 198655DMarsh henBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
Sun Sep 29, 198559DObjurgateBert RosenfieldMaleska
Fri May 18, 198452DTrotter's good positionEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun Feb 12, 1984101DPosition at AqueductDerrick C. NiedermanMaleska
Wed Aug 3, 19837DMarsh birdPeter SwiftMaleska
Tue Jun 15, 198230DGood spot for a Preakness entryBette Sue CohenMaleska
Sun Apr 25, 1982106AWading birdJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Mon Mar 29, 198255DWading birdWhittenMaleska
Thu Mar 18, 198248D" . . . I'll ___ and brawl": PetruchioEli WesoffMaleska
Wed Dec 23, 198159DSupport on a stairwayMassiMaleska
Sun Nov 1, 1981104DSoraCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Sat Jan 31, 198140ARevileWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Dec 31, 198038AMarsh birdNancy McCarthyMaleska
Sat Oct 25, 198011DSpot for #1 horse at a derbyMermelsteinMaleska
Fri Oct 3, 198026DMudhenNikki TenfeldeMaleska
Tue Jun 3, 198018AExcoriateWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Jun 1, 198035DMarsh henThreba JohnsonMaleska
Tue May 27, 198032DMarsh birdAnn JenkinsMaleska
Fri May 9, 198015AThird or hand followerRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Mon May 5, 198014ADeck enclosureMargettsMaleska
Tue Apr 1, 198032ASoraErnst TheimerMaleska
Sat Mar 29, 198045ABilliard table rimJonesMaleska
Mon Feb 18, 198022AWading birdGrace FabbroniMaleska
Tue Oct 30, 197949ABird resembling a craneTap OsbornMaleska
Thu Jul 19, 197911DHobo's transportationJohn ChervokasMaleska
Wed Jul 11, 197927DRace-track positionKathryn RighterMaleska
Mon May 28, 197939AFence partWilliam JarvisMaleska
Fri Jan 26, 197961DRibbon of steelC. J. AngioMaleska
Wed Dec 27, 197863AComplain bitterlyHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Jul 23, 197880DComplain bitterlyJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Thu Jan 12, 19787DTrack positionRichard SilvestriMaleska
Mon Dec 19, 197715DHobo's transit systemVirginia ButlerMaleska
Fri Nov 25, 197741ABalustradeWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Nov 16, 197731DBerateJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Wed Aug 17, 19771AMarsh birdTap OsbornMaleska
Wed Jun 22, 197770AInveighWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Oct 21, 197657DPart of R.R.Beverly J. SewardWeng
Fri Oct 8, 197616ASwamp birdStanley A. KurzbanWeng
Thu Oct 7, 19762DThin as a ___Ruth N. SchultzWeng
Thu Aug 5, 197632AWading birdSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Wed May 19, 197641AMarsh birdAdelyn LewisWeng
Thu Mar 4, 197664AWhat Abe splitSamuel H. BarkanWeng
Sat Jan 24, 197653DMarsh birdSidney NelsonWeng
Tue Dec 30, 19753DMarsh birdSara V. TuckermanWeng
Sat Jul 26, 197549DTrack unitElaine D. SchorrWeng
Sat Feb 1, 197514ARevileAlice H. KaufmanWeng
Wed Dec 25, 197436AFenceMarie WestWeng
Sat Mar 16, 197459DMarsh birdHugh McElroyWeng
Mon Mar 4, 197417AFind faultRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Sat Jan 26, 197437ARace-goers' vantage pointH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Fri Aug 24, 19731ACrane's relativeUnknownWeng
Thu Jun 7, 197323DMarsh birdUnknownWeng
Tue May 1, 197343DWading birdUnknownWeng
Thu Feb 8, 197310ADenounce, with "at"UnknownWeng
Fri Jan 19, 197354DThird or monoUnknownWeng
Fri Dec 8, 197254DLincoln symbolUnknownWeng
Thu Aug 10, 197257DFenceUnknownWeng
Thu Apr 27, 197254DFenceUnknownWeng
Mon Mar 27, 197210AWading birdUnknownWeng
Thu Mar 23, 197216AMarsh birdUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 26, 197184AProp for LincolnRobert Vaux RoopWeng
Mon Nov 8, 197111DRacetrack featureUnknownWeng
Tue Oct 5, 197114AWading birdUnknownWeng
Thu May 20, 197156AWading birdUnknownWeng
Mon Mar 29, 197124DRacetrack positionUnknownWeng
Sat Mar 20, 197111DFence partUnknownWeng
Wed Mar 10, 197130DShore birdUnknownWeng
Fri Dec 11, 197041AWading birdUnknownWeng
Sat Nov 7, 197011DPart of a fenceUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 16, 197070AMarsh birdFrances HansenWeng
Wed Jul 29, 197014ACorncrakeUnknownWeng
Tue Jun 23, 197064ADenounce (with "at")UnknownWeng
Sun May 17, 197021AFenceBruce R. ShawWeng
Tue May 12, 19705DSoraUnknownWeng
Tue Jan 13, 197036AComplainUnknownWeng
Sat Dec 6, 196960DScold.UnknownWeng
Mon Oct 20, 196959AMarsh bird.UnknownWeng
Mon Oct 13, 19692DWading bird.UnknownWeng
Mon Sep 8, 196925AScold.UnknownWeng
Thu Apr 3, 19697DWading bird.UnknownWeng
Fri Dec 13, 196835AMarsh bird.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 3, 19685DCorncrakeBert BeamanFarrar
Tue Sep 17, 196838DCrake.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 10, 196854ABannister.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 1, 1968118DCorn crakeWill WengFarrar
Wed Aug 7, 196822DBird.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 3, 196810DKind of fence.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 10, 196832DTrack.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Thu Nov 16, 19672DCrake.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 19, 196710AScoff (at).Ronald C. HirschfeldFarrar
Fri Aug 11, 196747DBird.Mary M. MurdochFarrar
Fri Jun 16, 196733DMarsh bird.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thu Apr 20, 196756ATrack.Mary Owen CameronFarrar
Sun Mar 5, 196782DFence.George LaczkoFarrar
Sat Mar 4, 196763AThird ___.Manny MillerFarrar
Mon Jan 23, 196729DKind of fence.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Wed Dec 28, 196655DTrack.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 18, 196647ABird.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Wed Dec 14, 19665DComplain violently.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 29, 196633DKind of road.UnknownFarrar
Sat Aug 20, 196618DWading bird.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 4, 196621DKind of bird.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 21, 196534DFence part.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 26, 196553DFence.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 28, 196524ATransportation.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 29, 196552DBird.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 18, 196553DWading bird.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 16, 196454DCrane's cousin.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 5, 196497DWading bird.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Oct 27, 196339DFence.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Mon Oct 7, 196315AMetal bar.Jean ReedFarrar
Sun Jun 16, 196358DBird.Jan and Mike DubinFarrar
Wed May 22, 19633DBird.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 6, 196231DFence.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 1, 1962117DFence.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Tue Mar 13, 196226DFence piece.Annamarie LobbFarrar
Mon Dec 25, 196157AWading bird.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 1, 196129DShore bird.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 27, 196131ABird.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Jul 13, 19613DShore bird.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 29, 196148ABalustrade part.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 6, 19607ATrack.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Fri Sep 23, 19609DWading bird.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 6, 196010AHorizontal bar.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 21, 196067ACorn crake.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 28, 196039AShore bird.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wed Jan 20, 196035DPart of a fence.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 3, 195959DFence.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 23, 195919AFence part.Louise RabbFarrar
Fri May 29, 19595DRacecourse barrier.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sat May 16, 195951DTrack.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Mon Apr 20, 195919AWading bird.Albert V. BlumFarrar
Sat Jan 24, 195928DMode of travel.Harold T. BersFarrar
Fri Jan 9, 195945AFence.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sat Jan 3, 19597DShore bird.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 16, 195868AFence.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wed Aug 20, 195855ASymbol of thinness.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Jul 30, 195811DSmall wading bird.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon Jul 21, 195843AThird ___.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Jan 26, 195836DInveigh (against).Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Dec 15, 195758AMarsh bird.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Oct 17, 195720DBird.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 29, 195718DAdjunct of the Iron Horse.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 26, 195728DMarsh bird.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 20, 195716ABalustrade.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed Mar 13, 195754DSmall marsh bird.Mel TaubFarrar
Sat Oct 13, 195660AMarsh bird.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Jul 29, 195625AOne way to travel.William S. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Mon Jun 25, 195655DWading bird.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wed May 2, 195652DBird.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Apr 8, 195663DWading bird.Charles BaronFarrar
Sun Dec 11, 195551AStandee's support.W. E. JonesFarrar
Mon Nov 21, 195523DWading bird.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 15, 195529AMode of travel.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Mon Sep 26, 195553DFence.Helen FasuloFarrar
Fri Aug 19, 195540AOne way to travel.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Jul 7, 195550DFence.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sun Apr 17, 195517DBird.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Jan 16, 195541DWading bird.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sat Dec 25, 195454AMarsh bird.George HendersonFarrar
Tue Dec 14, 195443DBanister part.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Aug 15, 195441AWading bird.Harold D. CannonFarrar
Sat Jul 31, 195423ASmall wading bird.Thomas J. VarnerFarrar
Sat Jun 5, 195418DFence.Israel GitterFarrar
Thu May 13, 195432DSpeak bitterly (with "at").George HendersonFarrar
Thu Apr 8, 195457DWading bird.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Sun Jul 12, 1953104AInside position in horse racing.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Fri Jun 19, 195364ASmall wading bird.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tue Apr 28, 195316AMeans of transportation.George HendersonFarrar
Wed Apr 1, 195355DSmall wading bird.Sidney LambertFarrar
Mon Jan 28, 195242ALocomotive transportation.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 27, 195116AWading bird.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 8, 195119DDeck guard.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 17, 195176AComplain.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Apr 29, 19516DFence.E. T. WebsterFarrar
Sat Apr 7, 195159AInner lane in a race.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 5, 195155DMethod of transportation.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 18, 195020AWading bird.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Sep 27, 195025DFence.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 3, 1950123AFence.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Aug 27, 195018DSmall wading bird.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Aug 29, 194864DScoff.Charles CrossFarrar
Sun Jun 27, 194845DFence.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sun May 16, 194846AMusic lover’s support.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Nov 9, 19473DFence.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Oct 13, 1946141AMarsh bird.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Jan 27, 1946114AScoff.D. G. CaywoodFarrar
Sun Dec 9, 194531ACorn crake.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Feb 11, 194598DScoff.Waldo RansonFarrar
Sun Sep 12, 1943121DFence.Alexis P. BoodbergFarrar
Sun May 9, 194398AWading bird.P. Joseph LamannaFarrar