Pub quiz questions

  1. Who ruled England between October 939 – 946
    Edmund the Magnificent(Eadmund)

  2. Which cathedral's library contains the best surviving copy of the four remaining copies of the Magna Carta?
    Salisbury Cathedral's

  3. Which country's Antonine Wall was the northernmost frontier of the Roman Empire?
    Scotland's

  4. What began on Sunday 2 September 1666 at the house of Thomas Farynor?
    The Great Fire of London

  5. In which English city did the Peterloo massacre take place?
    Manchester
    1819

  6. What was George II sitting on at the time of his death?
    A toilet
    1760 at the age of 77

  7. Which public school did the future 1st Duke of Wellington fail to excel at?
    Eton

  8. Which Henry commanded the winning side at Agincourt?
    Henry V

  9. What is the name of York's Viking museum?
    Jorvik Viking Centre

  10. What yachting event was first held in conjunction with the Great Exhibition of 1851?
    The America's Cup