Islands Quiz

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Islands Quiz

Postby Nick » Tue May 05, 2009 9:29 pm

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First ten. Post your answers here. Once someone gets all ten right in a single list we will move on to the second ten. Surely there will be a huge prize for this one??

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Re: Islands Quiz

Postby Mark » Tue May 05, 2009 9:43 pm

1. Eigg
2. Harris
3. ?
4. Lismore
5. Canna
6. ?
7. No such place in the world - Nick's made it up
8. Barra
9. Arran
10.Islay?

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Re: Islands Quiz

Postby Clyde_Wanderer » Tue May 05, 2009 9:47 pm

Markie wrote:1. Eigg
2. Harris
3. ?
4. Lismore
5. Canna
6. ?
7. No such place in the world - Nick's made it up
8. Barra
9. Arran
10.Islay?


Wrong Mark, No 7 is Polomint City. :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

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Re: Islands Quiz

Postby Clyde_Wanderer » Tue May 05, 2009 9:49 pm

Nick wrote:.
First ten. Post your answers here. Once someone gets all ten right in a single list we will move on to the second ten. Surely there will be a huge prize for this one??

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Nick hope you arent trying to pawn that bloody smoker again. :lol: :lol:

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Re: Islands Quiz

Postby aquaplane » Tue May 05, 2009 10:53 pm

What does Easdale look like, I seem to remember a big hole in the middle of there but Google maps won't zoom that big?

Oh, talking about #7 BTW.
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Re: Islands Quiz

Postby damo » Tue May 05, 2009 11:32 pm

Would I be right in assuming they are likely to be all in Scotland?

None of them are Lundy that's a fact :)
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Re: Islands Quiz

Postby Falkirkdan » Tue May 05, 2009 11:49 pm

Well here is my effort

1 Bute
2 Colonsay
3 Iona
4 Lismore
5 Canna
6 Easdale
7 Holey Island!!!!!
8 Barra
9 Arran
10 Islay

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Re: Islands Quiz

Postby Nick » Tue May 05, 2009 11:59 pm

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Markie got 5/10

Falkirk Dan is very nearly there with 9/10

First with all 10 gets the biscuit.
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Re: Islands Quiz

Postby Daveanmucker » Wed May 06, 2009 8:39 am

1. Bute
2 Lewis
3 Iona
4 Lismore
5 Canna
6 easdale
7 holy island
8 Barra
9 Arran
10 Islay
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Re: Islands Quiz

Postby Nick » Wed May 06, 2009 9:33 am

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8/10 for Daveanmucker
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Re: Islands Quiz

Postby Clyde_Wanderer » Wed May 06, 2009 10:14 am

Daveanmucker wrote:1. Bute
2 Lewis
3 Iona
4 Lismore
5 Canna
6 easdale
7 holy island
8 Barra
9 Arran
10 Islay


#7 Holy Island? Is that because there is a big hole in the middle? :lol: :lol: :lol:

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Re: Islands Quiz

Postby Falkirkdan » Wed May 06, 2009 10:41 am

Yes Eamon that is my reasoning anyway as cannot think or find anything like it at least not in Scotland.

So Nick look forward to my ships biscuits.

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Re: Islands Quiz

Postby Nick » Wed May 06, 2009 10:46 am

So Nick look forward to my ships biscuits.

Not yet you don't.

It is in Scotland and it is taken directly from a C-Map chart.
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Re: Islands Quiz

Postby Falkirkdan » Wed May 06, 2009 11:10 am

Well here is a second try

1 Bute
2 Colonsay
3 Iona
4 Lismore
5 Canna
6 Easdale
7 Oronsay in Loch Sunart
8 Barra
9 Arran
10 Islay

Nice chockie bics please

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Re: Islands Quiz

Postby sam » Wed May 06, 2009 1:23 pm

1 Bute
2 Colonsay
3 Iona
4 Lismore
5 Canna
6 Easdale
7 Any clues? North, south, east or west? :?:
8 Barra
9 Arran
10 Islay


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