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UK Ferries, and ferry routes

set sail on this international and domestic ferry quiz. ferries of all sizes from Ro-ro down to Row boat! Based on 2006/7 information. 15 Questions.

 
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1

Which of the ferries below could you expect to see sailing from Portsmouth?

  • Pont-Aven
  • Ben-My-Chree
  • Seafrance Renoir
  • Dana Sirena

2

Place the following Wightlink Portsmouth to Ryde foot passenger ferries in order of entering service. Oldest to newest?

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  • Our Lady Pamela
  • MV Southsea
  • Wightrider 1
  • Fastcat Shanklin

3

Match the Ferry with it's normal route?

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Left

  • St Clare
  • James Newman
  • Red Osprey
  • Pride of Canterbury

Right

  • Southampton - East Cowes
  • Portsmouth - Fishbourne
  • Woolwich - North Woolwich
  • Dover - Calais

4

The "Pride of" named boats work mainly for which Company?

  • Caledonian Macbrayne Ltd
  • P & O Ferries Ltd
  • Brittany Ferries
  • DFDS Seaways

5

Which ferry company is the main service provider from the England to the Channel Islands?

  • Irish Ferries
  • Brittany Ferries
  • Seafrance
  • Condor Ferries

6

What is the common name for the "Bournemouth - Swanage Motor Road and Ferry Company"?

  • Torpoint ferry
  • Sandbanks ferry
  • Cowes Floating Bridge
  • Blue funnel ferries

7

Match the Ferries with there operating company?

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Left

  • Hotspur IV
  • Freedom 90
  • Yorker Swan
  • Royal Daffodil

Right

  • Strathclyde SPT
  • Hythe Ferry
  • Mersey Ferries
  • Hovertavel

8

Which Ferry did "Gerry and the Pacemakers" have a hit song with?

  • Mersey
  • Thames
  • Clyde
  • Tyne

9

Which Ex "Red Funnel" ferry now works for "Waverley Excursions"?

  • MV Norris Castle
  • MV Balmoral
  • PS Lorna Doone
  • MV Princess Elizabeth

10

On which rivers would you find the following ferries?

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Left

  • Shieldsman
  • Snowdrop
  • Star Clipper
  • Renfrew Rose

Right

  • River Clyde
  • River Mersey
  • River Thames
  • River Tyne

11

Which ferry company operates from; Liverpool, Heysham, Douglas, Belfast & Dublin?

  • The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company Ltd
  • Irish Ferries
  • Celtic Link Ferries
  • Norfolkline

12

Match the one word "Fleet / Class" name with the right boats to make the full name?

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Left

  • Stena
  • Seafrance
  • Red
  • St

Right

  • Rodin, Manet, Cezanne, Renoir
  • Helen, Faith, Cecilia, Catherine
  • Voyager, Discovery, Explorer
  • Eagle, Falcon, Osprey

13

The Isle of man Steam Packet Co's "Ben-My-Chree" has a sister ship, that works from the south coast, what is it's name?

  • St Clare
  • Lord of the Isles
  • Commodore Clipper
  • Mont St Michel

14

Today (2012) what the four main ferry companies sailing from Portsmouth?

  • Wightlink, P & O, Brittany, Stena
  • Gosport, Brittany, Wightlink, Condor
  • Hovertravel, Condor, P & O, LD Lines
  • Red Funnel, DFDS, LD Lines, Pentland

15

Which of the below ferry companies does NOT sail from Dover?

  • P & O Ferries
  • Norfolkline
  • Seafrance
  • Stena Line

 

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