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HOW GOOD IS YOUR KNOWLEDGE OF THE CITY?


1. Who said "When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford"?

2. How did Ludgate Circus gain its name?

3. Who is the current Lord Mayor of the City of London?

4. What was the name of the first City church to be rebuilt after the fire of London in 1666?

5. Where would you find the Whispering Gallery?

6. Name London’s largest meat market.

7. Where does the Trial of the Pyx take place?

8. Who did Samuel Pepys witness hung drawn and quartered on 13th October 1660?

9. What was the name of the handsome God who rose faintly smiling from the London mud on Saturday afternoon in September 1954?

10. Which City street hosted jousting tournaments?

11. Who was the first woman to walk the floor of the London Stock Exchange

12. Name three buildings designed by Horace Jones.

13. Who was Ruth meeting at Fountain Court in Dickens’ novel, Martin Chuzzlewit

14. In Newgate Prison the death sentence was handed down for how many different offences?

15. Which was the first City Church to house pews?

16. Which street is named after a region of Northern Italy?

17. Who rebuilt the Bank of England?

18. What is the official name for the Cheesegrater?

19. Where in the City would you find a statue of Rowland Hill?

20. Which City church is associated with TocH?