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British Geography Quiz 8

A dozen more on Great Britain's geography and related subjects 12 Questions.

 
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In which castle would you find 'Mortimer's Hole'?

  • Edinburgh
  • Nottingham
  • Warwick
  • Windsor

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Belgrave Square in London was named after Belgrave in which county?

  • Derbyshire
  • Gloucestershire
  • Leicestershire
  • Suffolk

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Which Scottish island is separated from the mainland by the Sound of Sleat?

  • Arran
  • Iona
  • Lewis
  • Skye

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On which river does Newbury stand?

  • River Kennet
  • River Severn
  • River Trent
  • River Wye

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From which English county would someone come if he was known as 'Cousin Jack'?

  • Cheshire
  • Cornwall
  • Co Durham
  • Cumbria

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Which of these USA states is NOT a place name in the UK?

  • California, Buckinghamshire
  • Georgia, Cumbria
  • Maryland, Gwent
  • New York, Tyne and Wear

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What geographical feature is Cadair Idris?

  • Beach
  • Mountain
  • Standing Stone
  • Waterfall

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In which English city might you go shopping in the Grainger Market or Eldon Square?

  • Carlisle
  • Leeds
  • Newcastle
  • York

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In which country of the UK would you find Smoo Cave?

  • England
  • Northern Ireland
  • Scotland
  • Wales

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Tynecastle and Easter Road are football grounds in which UK city?

  • Belfast
  • Edinburgh
  • Newcastle
  • Swansea

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In which forest do 'Free Miners' still have ancient privileges to mine on their own?

  • Forest of Dean
  • Hamsterley Forest
  • New Forest
  • Sherwood Forest

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Approximately how far off Land's End are the Scilly Isles?

  • 13 miles
  • 18 miles
  • 23 miles
  • 28 miles

 

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