Quiz: How well do you know these unusual Fens place names?

PUBLISHED: 09:58 19 March 2016 | UPDATED: 09:58 19 March 2016

The sun sets over a Fenland landscape - a region full of unusual place names.

The sun sets over a Fenland landscape - a region full of unusual place names.

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Everyone loves an unusual place name, and the Fens is full of them, but can you tell the real place names from the fake ones? Take our quiz to find out.

If you missed any of our previous quizzes then you can still play them by clicking here.

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  • An article about the deplorable state of the minor and some major roads in the Norfolk Cambridgeshire and Suffolk Fens, including the one across Grunty Fen, and how the new Eastern Powerhouse will afford to maintain and even improve routes such as Mildenhall to Littleport might have been more appropriate than a ha ha how funny article.

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    Daisy Roots

    Friday, March 18, 2016

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