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The Foxer

Warm-up Foxer (What am I?)

I'm a bit of a mouthful. I was created in the year one of Queen Victoria's children died and altered a year later. I've a connection with a Band of Brothers scrap. In two-thousand-and-WITHHELD a man with an English county for a surname raised my public profile by lowering my public profile. I have something in common with a notable British steam locomotive engineer. I'm about the size of a tea tray. My homeland has yet to produce a Formula One WDC winner or a female Nobel laureate.

Feature Foxer

Crosspics are taciturn crosswords. Be aware, Roman has been known to throw a lateral clue in with the literal ones.

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Last week's warm-up foxer: I was here (defoxed by Gusdownup)

Last week's feature foxer theme: roses (defoxed by Shiloh)

aphid (Shiloh, Gothnak)
attar (Shiloh)
bud (Gothnak)
compass (Gothnak)
damask (Gothnak)
English (Gothnak, Shiloh)
garden (Gothnak)
hip (Gothnak)
luther (Gothnak)
manure (Gusdownup)
mary (Little_Crow, Gothnak)
prune (Gothnak, Shiloh)
quartz (AFKAMC)
rust (Gothnak)
sporotrichosis (Gusdownup, Gothnak)
tea (Gothnak)
Tokyo (Gusdownup)
Tralee (Gusdownup)
tudor (Shiloh)
umberto eco (Shiloh)
water (Shiloh, Gothnak)
window (Gothnak, Little_Crow)

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