Where is it? Victorian Country Cryptic Edition

 
  Calgully Deputy Commissioner

Location:
Lara ?
Valvegear

Yes,

Do Re Me LaRa it is.

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  Valvegear Oliver Bullied, CME

Location: Richmond Vic
Thank you.

Sounds like someone from Holden gloating after Bathurst.
  Valvegear Oliver Bullied, CME

Location: Richmond Vic
Sounds like someone from Holden gloating after Bathurst.

The gloater is told to let the opposition know about it.
  Calgully Deputy Commissioner

Location:
Gowanford?
  Valvegear Oliver Bullied, CME

Location: Richmond Vic
Right idea, but not Gowanford.
  Calgully Deputy Commissioner

Location:
Telford?
  Valvegear Oliver Bullied, CME

Location: Richmond Vic
Yep!  I reckoned Calgully would be back with Telford as the correct answer.

Now he can wind us up with another brain teaser.
  Calgully Deputy Commissioner

Location:
Having dried off many times, the tattered old version is wrapped within its newer self.
  Valvegear Oliver Bullied, CME

Location: Richmond Vic
Tallangatta.
  dallenger Chief Train Controller

Tragowel? (rag within a towel)

Cheers
  Calgully Deputy Commissioner

Location:
Dallenger has it.  The tattered old version (rag) inside its newer self (towel) so Tragowel.
  dallenger Chief Train Controller

Thanks Calgully - next one

heavy weight in a ticket

Cheers
  Valvegear Oliver Bullied, CME

Location: Richmond Vic
Tatong?
  dallenger Chief Train Controller

Tatong (ton inside tag) is correct.
Over to you valvegear
  Valvegear Oliver Bullied, CME

Location: Richmond Vic
Thanks dallenger.

A titled Englishman's warm top perhaps.
  Valvegear Oliver Bullied, CME

Location: Richmond Vic
A titled Englishman's warm top perhaps.

Definitely not trendy.
  Valvegear Oliver Bullied, CME

Location: Richmond Vic
A titled Englishman's warm top perhaps.
Definitely not trendy.

Could be hand made at home, or machine made in a factory.
  Calgully Deputy Commissioner

Location:
Cardigan?
  Valvegear Oliver Bullied, CME

Location: Richmond Vic
Indeed it is Cardigan, and it's back over to Calgully.
  Calgully Deputy Commissioner

Location:
Thanks Valve.  

This one will get a reaction one way or another.

22.99;  144.24;  26.98;  88.91 or alternatively G1A,P3; 60; G3A,P3; G3B,P5.
  Valvegear Oliver Bullied, CME

Location: Richmond Vic
Not one for me - cryptography is not my strong point!
  Calgully Deputy Commissioner

Location:
Not one for me - cryptography is not my strong point!
Valvegear

It's not entirely cryptography.

Read the WHOLE clue.

A knowledge of science will help though - in fact it's essential.
  Valvegear Oliver Bullied, CME

Location: Richmond Vic
Aha!
I was checking distances which got me nowhere.
The first four numbers are Atomic masses of Sodium, Neodymium, Aluminium and Yttrium respectively.
Using their chemical symbols gives me Na, Nd, Al, and Y, which looks suspiciously like Nandaly.
  Calgully Deputy Commissioner

Location:
Well done, it is indeed Nandaly.  The clue did get a 'reaction' after all.

The second (alternative) clue uses the co-ordinates (Groups=columns, Periods=rows) of the elements in the periodic table.

G1A,P3;  Group 1A Period 3 = Sodium (Na)
60;     Atomic number of Neodymium  (It sits outside the main group/period structure)
G3A,P3;  Group 3A Period 3 = Aluminium (Al)
G3B,P5; Group 3B Period 5 = Yttrium (Y).

http://www.ptable.com/

Back to you Valvegear.
  Valvegear Oliver Bullied, CME

Location: Richmond Vic
Cheers Calgully.

Sounds like rain falling on your boots.

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