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Question 1: In spite of this the windows of the Lady Chapel contain some of the finest ________ Flemish painted glass in existence.
High Middle AgesMiddle AgesLate Middle AgesEarly Middle Ages

Question 2: Peter King 1975 - 1986 (afterwards organist of ________)[3]
Sherborne AbbeyTewkesbury AbbeyBath AbbeyGreat Malvern Priory

Question 3: The Diocese of Lichfield covers all of Staffordshire, much of Shropshire and part of the ________ and West Midlands.
Lancashire dialect and accentBrummieBlack CountryAmerican English

Question 4: Robert Sharpe Sep 1994 - Aug 2002[3] (afterwards organist of ________ and York Minster)
Bristol CathedralTruro CathedralLincoln CathedralExeter Cathedral

Question 5: The Close is one of the most complete in the country and includes a medieval courtyard which once housed the men of the ________.
Baroque musicMass (music)OperaChoir

Question 6: Michael Johnson was the father of ________ of Lichfield, later of London.
James BoswellSamuel JohnsonJames MacphersonEdmund Burke

Question 7: Although the Royalist garrison surrendered to Gell two days later, the close yielded and was retaken by ________ on 20 April of the same year.
Prince Rupert of the RhineCharles I of EnglandCharles II of EnglandFrederick V, Elector Palatine

Question 8: The ornate west front was extensively renovated in the Victorian era by Sir ________.
George Gilbert ScottWorcestershireSt Albans CathedralLincolnshire

Question 9: When Chad was made ________ in 669 he moved his See from Repton to Lichfield, possibly because this was already a holy site, as the scene of martyrdoms during the Roman period.
Bishop of LichfieldBishop of LincolnArchbishop of YorkChurch of England

Question 10: There were originally two volumes but one went missing around the time of the ________.
English Civil WarEnglish peopleEnglandEnglish Reformation


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