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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Thu Nov 07, 2013 6:39 pm
by NickM
I'll take a punt at Concord.

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Thu Nov 07, 2013 11:04 pm
by Dysart
much further west than that

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Wed Nov 13, 2013 5:07 pm
by Dysart
Renamed after a famous American...

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Thu Nov 28, 2013 4:25 pm
by Dysart
Lincoln

On 14th August, 1941, Josef Jakobs was the last person to be executed in which building?

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Thu Nov 28, 2013 4:27 pm
by petewins57
Tower of London?

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Thu Nov 28, 2013 7:17 pm
by Dysart
yes

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Thu Nov 28, 2013 8:59 pm
by petewins57
Thanks Dysart - thought I'd heard that on the radio the other day.

Probably a bit easy but it was news to me so...

Who is credited with inventing the word "pandemonium"?

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Fri Nov 29, 2013 3:01 am
by KenOwen
Milton, in Paradise Lost

Ken

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Fri Nov 29, 2013 6:36 am
by petewins57
Blimey Ken, you're up late (or early)!
Right answer though, I thought that one would go quickly.

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Fri Nov 29, 2013 11:36 pm
by KenOwen
Yup - always been a night owl!

In the Bible, Luke addresses his Gospel and the Book of Acts to which individual? And what is the appropriate meaning of that person's name?

Ken