The Full Wiki

More info on Metropolitan Borough of Hackney

Metropolitan Borough of Hackney: Quiz


Did you know ...

More interesting facts on Metropolitan Borough of Hackney

Include this on your site/blog:
Question 1: When the metropolitan borough was formed in 1900, the vestry seal was altered by the addition of the ________ motto Justitia Turris Nostra or Justice is our tower.
Old LatinRoman EmpireVulgar LatinLatin

Question 2: A further adjustment was made in 1908, when areas were exchanged with Tottenham Urban District, ________.
Greater LondonLondon boroughMiddlesexLondon Government Act 1963

Question 3: Statistics were compiled by the ________ in 1901 to show population growth in London over the preceding century.
Greater London CouncilLord Mayor's ShowGreater LondonLondon County Council

Question 4: The London Government Act 1899 replaced the incorporated vestries with borough councils consisting of a ________, aldermen and councillors.

Question 5: [1] A new ________ town hall in Mare Street was begun in 1934, and opened in 1937.
Art DecoBrutalist architectureArt NouveauDe Stijl

Question 6: [17] Local elections were postponed due to the ________, and from 1945 the only non-Labour councillors were Communists: 1 was elected in 1945, and 2 in 1949.
Collaboration with the Axis Powers during World War IISecond Sino-Japanese WarWorld War IISoviet occupations

Question 7: In January 1924 the borough council resolved to seek a formal grant of armorial bearings from the ________.
Earl MarshalNew Zealand Herald ExtraordinaryCollege of ArmsGarter Principal King of Arms

Question 8: [2] It had a border with Leyton Urban District (a municipal borough from 1926) in ________ to the east and to the north, from which it was divided by Hackney Marshes.

Question 9: The borough was one of twenty-eight metropolitan boroughs created by the ________.
United Kingdom legislationMetropolis Management Act 1855Local Government Act 1888London Government Act 1899

Question 10: The Maltese Cross represented the Knights Templar and the ________.
CrusadesItalyMaltaKnights Hospitaller

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