Lancashire County Quiz

Can you guess the answers to these questions regarding the traditional ceremonial county of Lancashire, the red rose county?
Quiz by J060299
Last updated: January 20, 2021
First submittedJanuary 20, 2021
Times taken45
Report this quizReport
Enter answer here
 / 21 guessed
The quiz is paused. You have remaining.
You scored / = %
This beats or equals % of test takers also scored 100%
The average score is
Your high score is
Your fastest time is
Keep scrolling down for answers and more stats ...
Current Duke of Lancaster, holder of one of the two remaining royal duchies in England
Queen Elizabeth II
Largest city, having only received the status as recently as 2002
Victorian era seaside landmark inspired by the Eiffel Tower
Blackpool Tower
Emerging as a major industrial region, by the 1830s Lancashire processed 85% of the worlds what
Town most often associated with Black Pudding otherwise known as 'blood sausage'
Subject to significant boundary reforms in 1974, parts of the county where divided to form which additional metropolitan areas
Greater Manchester
In addition to the answers above, Lancashire currently borders which three other counties
North Yorkshire
West Yorkshire
First English Monarch from the House of Lancaster, reigning from 1399 - 1413
Henry IV
Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) that contains the geographical centre of Great Britain
Forest of Bowland
Site of the 1612 witch trials, among the most famous in English history, also located in the area above
Pendle Hill
Lancashire constituency of the current Speaker of the House of Commons, Sir Lindsay Hoyle MP
Usually consisting of lamb or mutton, gravy and onions topped with sliced potatoes and served with pickled red cabbage, what is often considered our 'national' dish
Lancashire Hotpot
Prominent in the formation of the English Football League in 1888, six of the twelve founding members where from the county. Name them
Blackburn Rovers
Bolton Wanderers
Preston North End
No comments yet