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by Urzzz1871
31 Oct 2017, 14:21
Forum: Zone 5: Quizzes & Games
Topic: Dastardly difficult trivia quiz
Replies: 178
Views: 30700

Re: Dastardly difficult trivia quiz

I don't think France originated in Germany! This is something that was invented by an Italian living in a German city, and named after that city, but in French. English also uses the French name, though we pronounce it differently. Was going on the fact that "Francia" (named in Latin), was the area...
by Urzzz1871
31 Oct 2017, 08:53
Forum: Zone 5: Quizzes & Games
Topic: Dastardly difficult trivia quiz
Replies: 178
Views: 30700

Re: Dastardly difficult trivia quiz

GuyBarry wrote:
30 Oct 2017, 08:59
Well deduced, DavidC!

How about this:

What is known in English by a French name given to it by an Italian to reflect its German origin?
France?
by Urzzz1871
23 Nov 2016, 09:42
Forum: Zone 5: Quizzes & Games
Topic: Google Street View treasure hunt!
Replies: 273
Views: 54465

Re: Google Street View treasure hunt!

You can definitely see the fire engine (2 of them in fact) through the window, so I say it should probably count.
by Urzzz1871
22 Nov 2016, 16:27
Forum: Zone 5: Quizzes & Games
Topic: Google Street View treasure hunt!
Replies: 273
Views: 54465

Re: Google Street View treasure hunt!

Does this count? https://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/Sandilands+Tram+Stop/@51.374997,-0.0772241,3a,75y,187.54h,88.68t/data=!3m7!1e1!3m5!1sKwxsEM5cjcmIbyNJj02l3g!2e0!6s%2F%2Fgeo2.ggpht.com%2Fcbk%3Fpanoid%3DKwxsEM5cjcmIbyNJj02l3g%26output%3Dthumbnail%26cb_client%3Dmaps_sv.tactile.gps%26thumb%3D2%26w%...
by Urzzz1871
22 Nov 2016, 15:56
Forum: Zone 5: Quizzes & Games
Topic: Google Street View treasure hunt!
Replies: 273
Views: 54465

Re: Google Street View treasure hunt!

The Orange One wrote:How about this one at White Hart Lane?

Find me a rail replacement bus (it says Rail Replacement on the blind).

A nice recent one from the GOBLIN.

A train in service, captured whilst the Streetview car is travelling across an open level crossing. i.e A head/rear on view of the train.
by Urzzz1871
01 Feb 2016, 12:00
Forum: Never-Ending Games
Topic: Counting
Replies: 2550
Views: 321314

Re: Counting

The Bank of Montreal has a branch at 2465 Argentia Rd, Mississauga
by Urzzz1871
01 Feb 2016, 11:56
Forum: Zone 5: Quizzes & Games
Topic: The Snake
Replies: 393
Views: 47500

Re: The Snake

Brondesbury
by Urzzz1871
22 Dec 2015, 11:45
Forum: Never-Ending Games
Topic: Counting
Replies: 2550
Views: 321314

Re: Counting

The Nokia 2330 Classic was released in 2009, with a 528 hour stand-by battery time, marginally better than an i-Phone 6!
by Urzzz1871
02 Nov 2015, 14:56
Forum: Where Am I?
Topic: Where am I? - On the Move #2
Replies: 84
Views: 14630

Re: Where am I? - On the Move #2

Did you start in Zone 1?
by Urzzz1871
30 Oct 2015, 14:07
Forum: Never-Ending Games
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 1711
Views: 177070

Re: Word Association

Seattle
by Urzzz1871
30 Oct 2015, 12:23
Forum: Never-Ending Games
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 1711
Views: 177070

Re: Word Association

Diamond
by Urzzz1871
30 Oct 2015, 12:21
Forum: Where Am I?
Topic: Re: Where am I? ALL UK STATIONS! revisited #4
Replies: 57
Views: 10919

Re: Where am I? ALL UK STATIONS! revisited #4

Have any services already called/are there any services scheduled for today?
by Urzzz1871
30 Oct 2015, 10:02
Forum: Where Am I?
Topic: Where am I? - on the move
Replies: 89
Views: 14740

Re: Where am I? - on the move

Are you on, or West of, the Northern Line between Waterloo and Edgware?
by Urzzz1871
30 Oct 2015, 09:18
Forum: Where Am I?
Topic: Where am I? - on the move
Replies: 89
Views: 14740

Re: Where am I? - on the move

There is a definite issue here that every time you answer a question, the number of stations you could be at increases significantly as you move on. By now you could be up to 3 stations south of the Thames, and potentially on the Northern/Vic lines (despite the last 3 questions) etc etc etc. Therefo...
by Urzzz1871
29 Oct 2015, 15:56
Forum: Where Am I?
Topic: Where am I? - on the move
Replies: 89
Views: 14740

Re: Where am I? - on the move

Is that not still a significant improvement from where we are now?