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Fred Dibnah Quiz.

Fred Dibnah 1938 - 2004 a self taught Civil Engineer who had experience of many subjects linked to engineering, construction and industrial history. 8 Questions.

 
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Fred Dibnah was born in which Lancastrian Town?

  • Blackburn
  • Salford
  • Bolton
  • Preston

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Fred Dibnah after qualifying as a joiner went on to do what trade for many years?

  • Bricklaying
  • Pipe Fitting
  • Shop Fitting
  • Steeplejacking

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Fred Dibnah after being a Steeplejack turned to his main interest in engines, but what kind?

  • Steam
  • Petrol
  • Diesel
  • Electric Powered

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Fred Dibnah also had an interest in what?

  • Canals and Waterways
  • Motorways
  • Aviation
  • Motor Racing

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Fred Dibnah used to use a customised vehicle to get around in, which one?

  • Range Rover
  • Land Rover
  • Jeep
  • Mini Moke

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Fred Dibnah demolished industrial chimneys using what method?

  • High Explosives
  • Under Pinning Foundations, Struts and Fire.
  • Demolition Ball
  • Steel Cables

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Fred Dibnah loved a drink after work, what was his favourite tipple?

  • Martini,shaken not stirred
  • Beer
  • Vodka
  • Sherry

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Fred Dibnah on 7th July 2004 received what honour from the Queen?

  • MBE
  • CBE
  • OBE
  • KBE

 

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