ENGLAND & SCOTLAND QUIZ ( COMPLETED )

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ENGLAND & SCOTLAND QUIZ ( COMPLETED )

Post by memory man » Thu Jul 30, 2020 2:53 pm

Have 4 answers each


1E. What does the term Gloucestershire Old Spot refer to? PIG - June

1S. The Arbroath Smokie originated in Arbroath in Angus. What would you do with this object? EAT IT - trevnhil

2E. Who or what is Sage Derby? CHEESE - June

2S. In which Scottish city did "The Broons" originate? DUNDEE - Jimgward

3E. Do you know what a Lancashire Heeler is? DOG - Cactuslil

3S. Where in Scotland will you find a statue of "Lobey Dosser"? GLASGOW - DavidatLWH

4E. What is a Worcester Pearmain? APPLE - trevnhil

4S. "Fair fa' your honest, sonsie face, To whom, or what, is the poem from which these lines come, addressed? HAGGIS - Jimgward

5E. What is Rutland Water? RESERVOIR - Jimgward

5S. On which island can "Fingal's Cave" be found? staffa - trevnhil

6E. What is a Kentish Plover? BIRD - Firefly

6S. Scotland has a kingdom within it, where is this kingdom? FIFE - June

7E. What is the Cornish Rex? CAT - Firefly/Cactuslil

7S. Which of these authors is not a Scot? John Buchan, JM Barrie, Kate Atkinson, Irvine Welsh. KATE ATKINSON - Cactuslil
8E. What is the Cheshire Gap? AN AREA BETWEEN WELSH HILLS AND PEAK DISTRICT - trevnhil

8S. It's known as the capital of The Highlands. Name please. INVERNESS - June

9E. What is a Suffolk Punch? HORSE - trevnhil

9S. Which of the following islands has distilleries producing Laphroaig, Bruichladdich and Bunnahabhain? ISLAY - Firefly

10E. What is Yorkshire Fog? GRASS -trevnhil

10S. What is a capercaillie? BIRD - trevnhil
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Post by trevnhil » Thu Jul 30, 2020 5:40 pm

1S... A fish I would eat it
4E... An Apple
9E... A Horse
10S.. A bird
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Post by Jimgward » Thu Jul 30, 2020 6:11 pm

2S. Dundee - same publishers as the Dandy, Beano and many others
4S - the address to the Haggis - lovely wee craiturs
5E - Rutland Water is a reservoir just north of Peterborough
5S - Findlay’s cave is on Scapa - an island further West than Iona

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Post by memory man » Thu Jul 30, 2020 7:22 pm

FAO Jimgward:-

It's "Fingal's Cave" NOT "Findlays Cave"
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Post by June » Thu Jul 30, 2020 10:21 pm

1E Pork/Pig
2E Cheese
6S Fife
8S Inverness

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Post by Firefly » Fri Jul 31, 2020 3:10 pm

6 E - Bird
7 E - Cat
9 S - Islay
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Post by Cactuslil » Fri Jul 31, 2020 3:41 pm

3e Dog
7-e Cat

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Post by DavidatLWH » Fri Jul 31, 2020 8:00 pm

3S - Glasgow

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Post by memory man » Sat Aug 01, 2020 5:15 pm

At the moment the score is

E 8 - S 8

4 Q's left

S5, S7, E8 & E10


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Post by trevnhil » Sat Aug 01, 2020 5:28 pm

5S, the cave is on the island of Staffa..
8E is the Lowlands area between the Welsh Hills and the Peak district ..
10E Yorkshire Fog is Grass..
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Post by Firefly » Sat Aug 01, 2020 5:31 pm

7S J.M.Barrie ?
10E Beer ?
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Post by memory man » Sat Aug 01, 2020 7:56 pm

7S is the last one to be answered correctly.
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Post by bromerzz » Sat Aug 01, 2020 10:52 pm

The English one?
Sorry I'll get me sporan and toddle off..

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Post by Cactuslil » Mon Aug 03, 2020 9:21 am

7 Kate Atkinson

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