Quiz Number 1

John of Gaunt held the parish of Aldbourne, but who was his father?

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At one point this company was based in Aldbourne, but what was their full name?

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Most of us know about the Great Fire of 1777, but a few years before there was another which caused about £20000 worth of damage, but what was the year?

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Aldbourne used to be known for it's rabbits, which were farmed here, but in 1724 how many were counted in the warren?

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In 1706 this Aldbourne resident, William Wild, died at a good age, but what was it?

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In the 17th Century when there was a shortage of official coinage, tokens were issued by merchant, this one from Aldbourne features rabbits, but who issued it?

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This is the old chapel in Lottage road, but what's the date on the front that I've redacted?

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According to the Victoria County History the Church has not always been dedicated to St Michael, who do they suggest it was dedicated to?

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According to the Domesday book there was enough land in Aldbourne for how many plough teams?

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In 1053 someone died and left Aldbourne to his wife Gytha, who died?

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Quiz Number 1
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