The Full Wiki

More info on Canning Town

Canning Town: Quiz


Question 1: The abutments of the old iron bridge have now been utilised for the Jubilee footbridge, linking the area to Leamouth, in the ________, on the western bank of the Lee.
London Borough of NewhamEast End of LondonLondon Borough of Tower HamletsLondon Borough of Hackney

Question 2: The slum clearances and the devastation of ________, destroying 85% of the housing stock, lead to the preponderance of council estates that characterise the area today.
Soviet occupationsCollaboration with the Axis Powers during World War IIWorld War IISecond Sino-Japanese War

Question 3: On the 21 June 1898, The Albion, a ________ cruiser was to be launched sideways from the Thames Ironworks, on Bow Creek.
HMS Ark Royal (R07)HMS Illustrious (R06)Royal NavyHMS Ocean (L12)

Question 4: [7] The ________ was destroyed by fire in 1931, and replaced by a cinema.
LondonMusic hallIslingtonMusic hall songs

Question 5: In 1809, an ________ was passed for the construction of the Barking Road between the East India Docks and Barking.
LawCommon lawLegal systems of the worldAct of Parliament

Question 6: Local people suffer from poor ________, low education levels and poverty.
Health scienceNutritionHealthMedicine

Question 7: However, many of the ________ built during the late 19th Century were little more than slums and cleared by the council in the 1930s.
EnglandLondonNew York CityTerraced house

Question 8: In 1857 ________ wrote about the area:
A Christmas CarolLittle DorritEbenezer ScroogeCharles Dickens

Question 9: It is part of the ________ and is situated in the area of the former London docks on the north side of the River Thames.
London Borough of Tower HamletsLondon Borough of Barking and DagenhamLondon Borough of HackneyLondon Borough of Newham

Question 10: In 1907, the ________ in Westminster was dismantled and brought to Canning Town.
LondonRoyal AquariumMusic hallAlhambra Theatre


Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address