Continuous Quiz: High Brow

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby neilmac » Thu Jan 19, 2012 7:35 pm

German requiem?

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby davidmfay » Thu Jan 19, 2012 8:36 pm

Well done Neil. That is the work that so irked the cranky Mr. Shaw. All yours

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby neilmac » Thu Jan 19, 2012 9:22 pm

When Abbot Suger commissioned the rebuilding and extension of the Abbey Church of St Denis near Paris in the early 12th century, what architectural style is he considered to have invented?

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby NickM » Thu Jan 19, 2012 10:08 pm

Gothic?

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby neilmac » Mon Jan 23, 2012 8:00 pm

Gothic is correct.

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby NickM » Mon Jan 23, 2012 11:23 pm

Which French king was captured at the 1356 battle of Poitiers and held for ransom?

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby NickM » Fri Jan 27, 2012 2:21 pm

NickM wrote:Which French king was captured at the 1356 battle of Poitiers and held for ransom?

Clue: he was the second and last French king to bear this name.

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby NickM » Tue Jan 31, 2012 5:40 pm

No interest in French kings then. The answer is John II. Free baton.

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby AndyPage » Tue Jan 31, 2012 6:52 pm

Okay then.

The church in Boston,Lincolnshire referred to as The Stump, is dedicated to which saint?

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby johnwilson » Tue Jan 31, 2012 8:08 pm

St Botolph


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