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 Friday, July 19, 2019

Today's quiz is about station names which contain the most of a particular letter of the alphabet.
Rule 1: please guess only one station at a time
Rule 2: please wait at least one hour before guessing again
Name the tube station whose name contains...
B) the most Bs   [Bromley-By-Bow] (3)
C) the most Cs   [Piccadilly Circus] (4)
O) the most Os   [South Woodford] (4)
S) the most Ss   [King's Cross St Pancras] (5)
T) the most Ts   [Totteridge & Whetstone] (5)
Y) the most Ys   [Bromley-By-Bow] (2)
Z) the most Zs   [Belsize Park] (1)
(one station appears in this list twice!)

Name the London rail station whose name contains...
A) the most As   [Alexandra Palace] (5)
F) the most Fs   [Finchley Road & Frognal] (2)
H) the most Hs   [Shoreditch High Street] (4)
I) the most Is   [Highbury & Islington] (3)
L) the most Ls   [Mill Hill Broadway] (4)
M) the most Ms   [Streatham Common] (3)
R) the most Rs   [Sudbury & Harrow Road] (4)
S) the most Ss   [Seven Sisters] (4)
U) the most Us   [Loughborough Junction] (3)
W) the most Ws   [Wandsworth Town] (3)
Z) the most Zs   [Maze Hill] (1)
(this includes the Overground but excludes the DLR)

Name the UK National Rail station whose name contains...
E) the most Es   [Worcester Foregate Street] (6)
K) the most Ks   [Wakefield Kirkgate] (3)
T) the most Ts   [Stansted Mountfitchet] (5)
Z) the most Zs   [Leighton Buzzard] (2)
(discounting brackets)

I think that's all there is for unique alphabetical maxima.
So let's finish off with tube stations where the honour is shared...

Name the two tube stations whose name contains...
A) four As   [Canada Water, Dagenham Heathway]
L) four Ls   [Dollis Hill, Mill Hill East]
I) three Is   [Highbury & Islington, Piccadilly Circus]
M) three Ms   [Clapham Common, Hammersmith]
P) two Ps   [Epping, Upton Park]

Name the three tube stations whose name contains...
N) four Ns   [Canning Town, Kennington, Mornington Crescent]
K) two Ks   [Chiswick Park, Kilburn Park, Northwick Park]

Name the four tube stations whose name contains...
E) four Es   [Leicester Square, Stepney Green, Totteridge & Whetstone, Willesden Green]

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