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#1. Llandoger Trow is a building that dates from 1664 and is located on King Street. What sort of building is it?

#2. On the site of modern Bristol, the ancient town of Brycgstow existed 1000 years ago. What is this ancient name thought to mean?

#3. The IATA call sign for Bristol airport is?

#4. Bristol’s population in the year 1377 was thought to be?

#5. Bristol’s coat of arms features a ship, a castle, two unicorns and a Latin motto that translates into English as what?

#6. On 2nd May 1497, who set sail from Bristol on the Matthew on a discovery expedition, landing at what is now Newfoundland or Cape Breton Island on 24th June?

#7. Bristol is just under 40 kms. west of London driving on the M4.

#8. In 1847, the Fry’s factory in Union Street, Bristol made the first-ever commercially produced what?

#9. A person from Bristol, England is known as what?

#10. Bristol lies at the confluence of the River Avon and which another river?

#11. Which famous movie star was born in Bristol in 1904?

#12. What Bristol bridge that opened in 1864 spans the Avon Gorge and was designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel?

#13. Bristol’s own Bristol Rovers football club was named what when it was first formed in 1883?

#14. Bristol sits between which two historic counties of England?

#15. The single “Unfinished Sympathy” is from which DJ and the trip-hop duo from Bristol?

#16. In the Bristol dialect, the word “kinave” means “can I have.”

#17. I am an annual festival held in Bristol during August in which teams from all over the world congregate to participate in mass ascents. What am I? [Bristol I———— B—–N F—-A]

#18. Opened in 1840 as the western terminus of the Great Western Railway, over 7 million people use me a year. My name is taken from a nearby Church. What am I? [T—– M—- R—— S——]

#19. I am an academy award winning animation studio based in Bristol. My name is alliteration. One of my most well-known characters is called Wallace. What am I? [—-man -n——-s]

#20. Originally I was to be called Merchants Quarter. I cost over 500 million pounds to build. I am adjacent to Broadmead. What am I?

#21. I was launched with the aim of stimulating people?s minds and passions and I award an annual 10,000-pound book prize. What am I? [B—— F——- of I—-]

#22. Name the theatre company based at the Theatre Royal, King Street. [Bristol O– —]

#23. Laurence Olivier opened the Bristol [O– V–] Theatre School in 1946.

#24. What enigmatic British artist, featured in the 2010 documentary “Exit Through The Gift Shop,” was part of Bristol’s DryBreadZ Crew graffiti group in the 1990s? [—ksy]

#25. Founded in 1979, the Bristol International [B—— F—–] is held annually in Ashton Court in August.



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