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on Tue Mar 26 2019, 17:38
1. What are the three main rivers in Lancashire?

2. Which Lancashire born engineer invented the Spinning Jenny in the 18th Century?

3. In which Lancashire town was the Cooperative Movement founded?

4. Brian Gamlin of Bury, Lancashire, introduced what innovation into the game of darts?

5. In which Lancashire town is the Nutters Dance performed every Easter Sunday?

6. Name the Lancashire town where the first test tube baby was born?

7. Which town in Lancashire was called Marsden prior to 1805?

8. In which town in Lancashire would you find the Thwaites brewery?

9. Liquorice, capsicum, eucalyptus and menthol are the main ingredients of which well- known edible product first made in Fleetwood, Lancashire in the late 19th century?

10. In which city is the University of Central Lancashire?
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on Tue Mar 26 2019, 17:44
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on Tue Mar 26 2019, 18:21
1. Mersey, Ribble and Lune??

2. James Hargreaves

3. Rochdale

4. ?

5. Bacup

6. Preston?

7. ?

8. Blackburn

9. Fisherman’s Friend?

10. Preston?
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on Wed Mar 27 2019, 10:32
Answers

1. What are the three main rivers in Lancashire?
Rivers Ribble, Wyre and Lune
2. Which Lancashire born engineer invented the Spinning Jenny in the 18th Century?
James Hargreaves
3. In which Lancashire town was the Cooperative Movement founded?
Rochdale
4. Brian Gamlin of Bury, Lancashire, introduced what innovation into the game of darts?
The odd numbering system in 1896
5. In which Lancashire town is the Nutters Dance performed every Easter Sunday?
Bacup
6. Name the Lancashire town where the first test tube baby was born?
Oldham
7. Which town in Lancashire was called Marsden prior to 1805?
Nelson
8. In which town in Lancashire would you find the Thwaites brewery?
Blackburn
9. Liquorice, capsicum, eucalyptus and menthol are the main ingredients of which well- known edible product first made in Fleetwood, Lancashire in the late 19th century?
Fishermans Friend
10. In which city is the University of Central Lancashire?
Preston
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on Wed Mar 27 2019, 11:42
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on Wed Mar 27 2019, 18:53
1. What are the three main rivers in Lancashire?  Lune, Ribble ,Wyre :

2. Which Lancashire born engineer invented the Spinning Jenny in the 18th Century?  Samuel Crompton

3. In which Lancashire town was the Cooperative Movement founded?  Rochdale

4. Brian Gamlin of Bury, Lancashire, introduced what innovation into the game of darts?  Oche

5. In which Lancashire town is the Nutters Dance performed every Easter Sunday?  Ramsbottom

6. Name the Lancashire town where the first test tube baby was born?  Oldham

7. Which town in Lancashire was called Marsden prior to 1805?  Nelson

8. In which town in Lancashire would you find the Thwaites brewery?  Blackburn

9. Liquorice, capsicum, eucalyptus and menthol are the main ingredients of which well- known edible product first made in Fleetwood, Lancashire in the late 19th century?  Fisherman's Friends

10. In which city is the University of Central Lancashire?  Preston
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on Wed Mar 27 2019, 19:29
@Admin wrote:Answers

1. What are the three main rivers in Lancashire?
Rivers Ribble, Wyre and Lune
2. Which Lancashire born engineer invented the Spinning Jenny in the 18th Century?
James Hargreaves
3. In which Lancashire town was the Cooperative Movement founded?
Rochdale
4. Brian Gamlin of Bury, Lancashire, introduced what innovation into the game of darts?
The odd numbering system in 1896
5. In which Lancashire town is the Nutters Dance performed every Easter Sunday?
Bacup
6. Name the Lancashire town where the first test tube baby was born?
Oldham
7. Which town in Lancashire was called Marsden prior to 1805?
Nelson
8. In which town in Lancashire would you find the Thwaites brewery?
Blackburn
9. Liquorice, capsicum, eucalyptus and menthol are the main ingredients of which well- known edible product first made in Fleetwood, Lancashire in the late 19th century?
Fishermans Friend
10. In which city is the University of Central Lancashire?
Preston

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on Wed Mar 27 2019, 19:38
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