“I Spy Trail”
This quiz has been designed to keep children interested and make your visit more fun!
LISTEN UP ME HEARTIES,
IF YOU'RE A WANNABE SPYTRAILER,
JACK SPARROW AND PEG LEG SAY
" THE ANSWERS TO THESE ERE QUESTIONS ARE
PACKED WITH FACTS, TALES AND ALL
THE SECRETS OF THE SEVEN SEAS."
Blackbeard sez " Can you I Spy like I can ?
If you get them all right you'll get a little prize.
Good luck boys and Gals.
Model Harbour & Lifeboat (Outdoor displays)
I spy something orange & blue….. She was named after the late Mrs Amelia Borland…. How many lives did she save?
Hint: Look in the wheelhouse.
I spy something that looks a bit like a spaceman….. What is it?
Walk through the tunnel…. Look down by your feet…. I spy something that looks like railway lines. What are they and what were they used for?
Can you spot these places from the gallery?
The harbour, lock gates (footbridge), square-rigged ships.
I spy the shute they used to load the china clay onto the ships….. Where is it?
Through the tunnel again and up the stairs..
I spy a large gun…. Can you name the famous ship that you might find a gun like this on?
Life in Charlestown Road
I spy a Victorian Cornish cottage…. What Cornish food can you spot in the kitchen?
I spy a blacksmith busy at work…. How did he bend and cut the metals to make shapes?
I spy a cooper busy at work…. What do coopers make?
I spy , in the Gas Exhibit , the name of the man who was the first man to use gas lighting in a house in the Uk…. Who was he?
I spy some deadeyes…. Can you work out what they were used for?
Hint: Round thick wooden disc with one or more holes through it.
I spy a bell – this one is not used for ringing…. What was it used for?
Hint: Look up!
I spy the Morse code…. Can you spell your name in Morse code? You can also send an S 0 S to other device around the corner…. Listen carefully.
I spy a “breeches buoy”…. How did it get its name?
I spy emergency supplies pod…. Can you spot it?
I spy a wooden barrel….. Can you work out what it was used for?
Walk on ahead… Did you spot the minerals on your left…. Now look to your left….
I spy , treasures that were lost when RMS Medina sunk…. Who did they belong to?
Now walk around the corner…..
I spy a barrel of coins…. These coins came from the wreck of Admiral Gardner…. What were they used for?
I spy some large brick-shaped objects made of coal…. What were they used for?
Hint: Look behind you!
I spy a famous shipwreck that hit an iceberg? What was its name and can you spot the picture of the captain?
Go to your left….
Har! Har! I spy a pirate…. I spy the letter ‘M'…. Who wore these bracelets and what were they called?
Straight down the bottom…..
I spy a model of a Royal Yacht? Can you name some of the important people who might have sailed on it?
Go round the corner….
I spy a model of HMS Victory, next to it are some copper nails…. These were found on a wreck of an Admiralty Store Ship…. What were they going to use them for?
Walk down to your right….
English “Man O' War”
Push the button . I spy a model ship. Can you see where they cook their dinners?
Look to your right….
I spy Henry VIII's flagship…. What was it's name?
Now go round the corner and look to your left….
I spy a model of one of the East Indiamen ships…. What type of cargo did they fetch back?
Go round the corner again and look to your left…..
I spy a model of a steam engine. Press the button and see how it works. Can you think what this was used for?
This brings us to the end of our ‘I Spy Trail'…
Blackbeard hopes you had fun!