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    Not an easy quiz. The underground quiz is a quiz based on the London Underground stations. From the clues given see how many station names you can work out. Don't cheat by looking at an underground map!!Post your answers in this thread and see how long it takes us to get all the answers

    Letter to the Corinthians

    Longest reign

    Anybody for tennis

    Seven husband’s for

    In the hop’s county

    New street for

    Egg Shaped

    Pillar of stone

    Timber ashes

    Arms dump

    Up the wrong tree

    H20 for aromatic leaves

    Over the eyes

    Bigger than big

    Botanical line

    A messenger from above

    Is falling down

    Clerical Envy

    Off with his head

    Please cross here sir

    Women’s lib ends here

    Alpine Hut

    Channel Crossing for many

    Young Tree

    Irate Monarch

    Oriental Pig

    Dagenham Choice

    Napoleon’s Finale

    Royal Judgement

    Sea defence

    African Chefs

    Another name for the mall perhaps!

    1760 yards and stop
    Bonus Questions (Clue... these stations no longer exist )

    England Expects

    Entrance to a Croydon store or tree

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    I have 7 of them...


    Letter to the Corinthians = St. Paul's

    Anybody for tennis = Wimbledon

    Seven husbandís for = Seven Sisters

    Egg Shaped = Oval

    Is falling down = London Bridge

    A messenger from above = Angel

    Alpine Hut = Swiss Cottage

    B)

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    Longest reign=victoria

    Entrance to a Croydon store or tree = Aldwych (all ditch?)
    If there was a competition for witty signatures, I'd come last.

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    All correct so far except
    Entrance to a Croydon store or tree = Aldwych (all ditch?)
    I thought Nobby would have sussed all these last night

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    A Duel-Blorenge effort, done while having Saturday lunch...
    Longest reign - Victoria
    In hop's county - Old Kent Rd
    Timber ashes - Burnt Oak
    Up the wrong tree - Barking
    H2O aromatic leaves - Bayswater
    Botanic line - Kew
    Off with his head - Tower Hill
    Irate Monarch - Kings Cross
    Oriental pig - East Ham
    Napoleon's finale - Waterloo
    Sea defence - Embankment
    1760yards stop - Mile End ...

    MORNINGTON CRESCENT!

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    I've marked off the correct ones
    Letter to the Corinthians-----St Pauls
    Longest reign------------------Victoria
    Anybody for tennis------------Wimbeldon
    Seven husband’s for--------------------------Seven Sisters
    In the hop’s county (Not quite there MrsB)
    New street for
    Egg Shaped------------------------------------Oval
    Pillar of stone
    Timber ashes ----------------------------------Burn't Oak
    Arms dump
    Up the wrong tree -----------------------------Barking
    H20 for aromatic leaves ----------------------Bayswater
    Over the eyes
    Bigger than big
    Botanical line ----------------------------------Kew
    A messenger from above (thought you had it right Kathy but a bit more to go)
    Is falling down ---------------------------------London Bridge
    Clerical Envy
    Off with his head -------------------------------Tower Hill
    Please cross here sir
    Women’s lib ends here
    Alpine Hut ----------------------------------------Swiss Cottage
    Channel Crossing for many
    Young Tree
    Irate Monarch -----------------------------------Kings Cross
    Oriental Pig --------------------------------------East Ham
    Dagenham Choice
    Napoleon’s Finale -------------------------------Waterloo
    Royal Judgement
    Sea defence
    African Chefs
    Another name for the mall perhaps!
    1760 yards and stop ----------------------------Mile End
    England Expects
    Entrance to a Croydon store or tree

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    Sea Defence - Embankment (not?)

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    In the hops county - Kentish town?

    Pillar of stone - Temple?

    Clerical envy - Bank (error in your favour?)

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    Pillar of stone = Monument
    Arms dump = Arsenal
    A messenger from above = Angel and Islington ?
    Dagenham Choice = Watford
    Entrance to a Croydon store or tree = Aldgate

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    Originally posted by Mrs Blorenge@Jan 27 2007, 02:23 PM
    Sea Defence - Embankment (not?)
    nOT IN MY ANSWERS
    sORRY :

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    Originally posted by perth pathfinders@Jan 27 2007, 02:51 PM
    In the hops county - Kentish town?

    Pillar of stone - Temple?

    Clerical envy - Bank (error in your favour?)
    In the hop’s county---------------------------Kentish Town
    New street for
    Pillar of stone ---------------------------------Monument
    Arms dump ------------------------------------Areenal
    Over the eyes
    Bigger than big
    A messenger from above -------------------- Angel Islington
    Clerical Envy
    Please cross here sir
    Women’s lib ends here
    Channel Crossing for many
    Young Tree
    Dagenham Choice --------------------------------Watford
    Royal Judgement
    Sea defence
    African Chefs
    Another name for the mall perhaps!
    England Expects
    Entrance to a Croydon store or tree

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    The name of the station in The Angel, Islington, is simply Angel.

    If there was a competition for witty signatures, I'd come last.

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    Originally posted by The Nutters+Jan 27 2007, 02:52 PM--></div><table border='0' align='center' width='95%' cellpadding='3' cellspacing='1'><tr><td>QUOTE (The Nutters @ Jan 27 2007, 02:52 PM)</td></tr><tr><td id='QUOTE'> <!--QuoteBegin-Mrs Blorenge@Jan 27 2007, 02:23 PM
    Sea Defence - Embankment (not?)
    nOT IN MY ANSWERS
    sORRY : [/b][/quote]
    OK then....Howabout
    Sea defences - Bank

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    Ahhhh

    Another name for the Mall = Queensway

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    Originally posted by Mrs Blorenge@Jan 27 2007, 03:09 PM
    Ahhhh

    Another name for the Mall = Queensway
    queensway correct
    Bank not :P

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