It’s due to be a frosty old week here on Dartmoor so wrap up warm if you are out walking. Or stay in and have a go at our quiz.

Here are the questions for Week 47 with the answers to Week 46 below.

Week 47

  1. In 1915, Martha Taylor, a pensioner and Sam Smith, a shoemaker from Great Yarmouth became the world’s first victims of what?
  2. Rock from which location on Dartmoor was used for the Exeter War Memorial?
  3. What nationality was the painter Vincent Van Gogh?
  4. What event in 1638 is blamed for people in the region believing that Widecombe-in-the-Moor was haunted?
  5. What county is Sutton Hoo Tumuli in?
  6. On which tor is this unusual rock formation?


Answers to Week 46

  1. Official Monster Raving Loony Party
  2. Finland
  3. Haytor
  4. Margaret Thatcher
  5. A hemi-parasitic plant, which takes water and nutrients from its host.
  6. John Wesley