Our latest quiz concentrates on the history of Wood Green – have a go.
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#1. Which was the first pub in Wood Green?
The Three Jolly Butchers
The Jolly Anglers
The Kings Arms
The Nags Head
#2. Where was the first shopping street in Wood Green?
#3. Which church originally occupied the current Greek Orthodox Church on Trinity Road?
Trinity Weslyan Chapel
Bowes Park Baptist Church
Wood Green Congregational Church
St Paul's Catholic Church
#4. Which famous twentieth century author lived in Wood Green?
Arthur C Clarke
#5. Where was Wood Green's indoor swimming pool before it closed in 1997?
Wood Green High Road
#6. Where did the obelisk on Bounds Green Road stand before it was moved to make way for tramway lines?
Outside St Michael's Church
Outside Alexandra Palace
On the corner of Park Avenue
Outside Wood Green Town Hall
#7. Which building, constructed in 1912, was designed by Frank Matcham?
Wood Green Town Hall
Wood Green Library
The Premier Electric Cinema
The Wood Green Empire
#8. When did Wood Green Tube Station open?
#9. Which underground stream flows under the Shopping City and Noel Park, heading in a north easterly direction towards the River Lee?
The Muswell Stream
#10. Development of the Noel Park Estate began in 1883 on which farmland?
Chitts Hill Farm
Bounds Green Farm