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Gnosall Parish Council

(Including the wards of Moreton and Knightley)

Our Mission is to improve the quality of life for those who live and work in the Parish of Gnosall and those who visit it.

 

 

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Gnosall Canal PRIZE picture

quiz (part 3)

You are invited to enter an armchair picture quiz of several rounds.

Feel free to invite others within the parish.

Please use your memory, books, the internet or phone a friend but

DO NOT GO OUT TO FIND THE ANSWERS

DO NOT send your answers. Answers to be collected and given in a

(tba) public house on the first day after

I will provide the prize:

The best pint you have ever tasted.

OR

Again, you can enter your answers here:-

 

 

Before you start, could you give us a name or identifying word so we know who you are? It doesn't have to be personal just something you can use to claim your prize!

(You will have done this before as part of the first quiz but we need it again please)

Question 21

Loading Hoist

a) Where is this?

 

b) When was it demolished?

 

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Question 22

Event

a) Where is this?

 

b) When is this?

 

c) What are they watching?

 

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Question 23

The Works

a) According to the milepost you can nearly see below, how far is it to the northern canal terminus?

 

b) Where is that terminus?

 

c) Which city (to the north) features in the canals original name?

 

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Question 24

Site Cleared

a) Where is this?

 

b) When was this?

 

c) What is there now?

 

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Question 25

Corner House

a) Where was this house?

 

b) When was it demolished?

 

c) What was next door at the time?

 

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Question 26

Pub Stop

a) How many flower beds have GTR made on this stretch of towpath?

 

b) How many fruit trees have GTR planted on this stretch of towpath

 

c) On what day could you get a take away curry during lockdown?

 

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Question 27

Old Coton

a)When did our canal open?

 

b) What was its original name?

 

c) When was it absorbed into the SURCC?

 

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Question 28

Straight Cut

a) What is the name of this bridge?

 

b) What number is this bridge?

 

c) Roughly which way are we looking?

 

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Question 29

Canal Cottage

a) Where is this cottage?

 

b) When was it demolished?

 

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Question 30

Cruising

a) What is the highest point on our canal?

 

b) Which reservoir was built to be the main water supply?

 

c) Which is the main water supply nowadays?

 

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