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Jobs which don't exist any more Trivia

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Last updated: June 12, 2023
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A hoofer is an old term for which entertainment profession?
Dancer
An acater did what for a living?
Cooking
Baxter is an old term for someone who made which product?
Bread
The invention of which gadget put the profession of computer out of business?
Calculator
A pinsetter used to be employed to reset pins in which sport?
Bowling
What would you find in a draper's shop?
Cloth
A mason worked which which material?
Stone
A shunter worked in which industry?
Railway
What did a besom maker make?
Brooms
What would an ale-wife sell?
Beer
A sawyer worked with which material?
Wood
What did a cobbler make and repair?
Shoes
Hacker is an old term for someone who cut what?
Trees
A nagsman trained which animals?
Horses
What was the job of a fuller in the Middle Ages?
Washing
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What did a charwoman do?
Clean
A warder would have worked in which sort of building?
Prison
Where did a mudlark work scavenging rubbish?
River
An anchorsmith made products for which sort of transport?
Ships
A marshall was a position in which type of organization?
Army
A scrivener wrote which type of documents?
Legal
A blower made products from which material?
Glass
Vulcan is an old term for which other occupation?
Blacksmith
Peeler is the old-fashioned term for which modern occupation?
Policeman
A friseur is an old-fashioned term for which occupation?
Hairdresser
What is another name for a canvas climber?
Sailor
What is a more modern term for someone who worked as a crocker?
Potter
A yeoman was someone working in which profession?
Farming
A linotype operator worked in which industry?
Printing
A bell hanger installed bells in which type of building?
Church
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