YESTERDAY’S NAUTICAL QUIZ ANSWERS…..
1 What famous explorer is associated with a ship called the Beagle?
2 What is a ship’s or boat’s diary called?
3 What type of boat has twin hulls?
4 The word POSH was an abbreviation for cabin bookings made by wealthy passengers on ships going to the east. What does the acronym mean?
Port Out, Starboard Home
5 What fictional vessel did Captain Nemo command?
6 In the 60’s, who took a ferry across the Mersey?
Gerry and the Pacemakers
7 Name the Gilbert and Sullivan operetta of 1878, about navy life?
8 What vessel did Shirley Temple sing about the in the 1934 film ’Bright Eyes’?
The Good Ship Lollipop
10 In which European city might you travel in a gondola?
11 Which millionaire built The Spruce Goose flying boat?