Try these

1. Who wrote The Wreck of the Hesperus?
2. Oldest senior football club in the world?*
3. We hear of Tusk, Barnier etc. Tusk’s position?
4. How many years between Trafalgar, Waterloo, Elba?
5. Which treaty did Napoleon’s Elba follow?
6. Which island natives totally hostile?
7. What colour funnel was that ferry?

* Still competing in a recognized competition, any football code at all

8 comments for “Try these

  1. Distant Relative
    October 22, 2018 at 18:09

    1. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    3. Side of the trunk
    5. Fontainebleau
    6. Isle of Man 🙂 Sentinel

    • October 22, 2018 at 19:27

      Give you 1, 5 and 6. 3 went over my head.

      • Distant Relative
        October 22, 2018 at 19:35

        Elephant tusk???

  2. Mudplugger
    October 22, 2018 at 20:48

    2. Sheffield FC claims that one.

  3. Chuckles
    October 22, 2018 at 21:04

    1. & 7. Red Funnel
    3. Billboard no. 4 and UK no. 1
    6. Most of them

    • October 22, 2018 at 22:21

      Got the red.

      3 and 4 then were the ones which stumped people.

      3. President of the European Council
      4. 1805, 1814, 1815

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.