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Through the Ages, Manchester

# Team name Total time Avg time per clue
1 It’s Coming Home 1:07:18 0:03:32
2 Us 1:28:04 0:04:38
3 Big Boys 1:29:40 0:04:43
4 A Team 1:32:01 0:04:22
5 Chiefs of Fun 1:35:17 0:05:00
6 DKB 1:39:49 0:05:15
7 Low 1:41:21 0:05:20
8 Brookers 99 1:45:09 0:05:32
9 Ladies of a certain age 1:45:56 0:05:17
10 Strawberroes and crean 1:54:11 0:06:00
11 Green Bumblebees 1:58:53 0:06:15
12 Wheel find it!! 2:00:45 0:06:21
13 The escape duo 2:02:52 0:06:28
14 Phoenix 2:03:11 0:06:29
15 BlackTeam 2:22:34 0:07:30

Through the Ages Treasure Hunt

Got what it takes?


Solve cryptic clues to find your path as you work your way through the ages of Manchester. Weave through waterways of the industrial revolution, roam through Roman ruins and step into the soul of Manchester.

Stroll through the hidden sights, quirky streets and through the silent towpaths.

There are three optional pub/cafe breaks on this trail; the first is just before halfway, the second is at 2/3rds and the last is at the end.

Distance 5.0 km
Difficulty 1 / 5
Avg Duration 2.5 - 3.5 hours
Number of clues 19

Start anytime on any day, there are no start time requirements.