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Saltaire World Heritage Weekender 2014
Colin Coates' History Quiz

Why not take part in fun and challenging quiz.
Try not Google too much!

Answers revealed @ 1pm Sunday 27th April
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(they will be shown on here too)

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World Heritage Weekender
Programme and details >

QUIZ

  1. Which well known politician who was President of Salts School in 1918? 
  2. How many children did Sit Titus Salt have? 
  3. According to the Rules of Saltaire Park (1871) how was closing time indicated? 
  4. What year was the Bradford Beer Festival first held in Victoria Hall?  
  5. Name the 1970’s Michael Palin series – one episode featured Saltaire Football Club. 
  6. When first built what number was 79 Victoria Road?  
  7. In what year did Saltaire become a World Heritage site? 
  8.  Saltaire People Anagrams:

RECALLS GOODLY KNOTS
CHILDCARE FOR WONKY SON
STABBERS FORMER RETORT

  1. Yorkshire only has two World Heritage Sites – one is Saltaire – where is the other?
  1. After closing in the 1960’s what year did Saltaire Railway Station re-open?
Which Event First

1.a) Saltaire Cricket Club formed
 b) Saltaire Congregational church first service
 c) Saltaire Railway station opened

2. a) Saltaire Wesleyan Methodist Church Opened
 b) Saltaire Park opened
 c) Saltaire Congregational Church bells rung for first time

3. a) Wash houses closed
 b) Royal Yorkshire Jubilee Exhibition
 c) Moorhead Lane Depot opened

4. a) Saltaire Hospital enlarged to three floors
 b) Royal visit King George V Queen Mary
 c) Sidney Barnes makes debut for Saltaire Cricket Club

5. a) Saltaire Railway station closed
 b) Saltaire Wesleyan Methodist Church demolished
c) Saltaire Cinema closed

 
What’s the Link

1. Salt, Oates, Roman Emperor

2. Shipley, Johnson, Monarch

3. Salts Mill, 47, Podium

4. Shipley Glen Tramway, Rugby League, National Trust

5. Sir James Roberts, Sir Isaac Holden, Acurde

6. Evans, Fresco, Wright

7. The Waste Land, Howarth Parsonage, Harden

TWELVE MONTHS – TWELVE EVENTS

A DIFFERENT MONTH FOR EACH EVENT

  1. 2012 - Four trees cut down on the Saltaire Road / Victoria Road junction
  1. The Saltaire Festival 2013
  1. The Royal Yorkshire Exhibition opened in 1887
  1. Jamie Roberts brings alpacas from Kilnsey for a canal walk 2013
  1. 39th Day of Dance Victoria Hall 2013
  1. Saltaire Park was given to Bradford Council by Sir James Roberts in 1920
  1. Bradford Beer Festival 2013
  1. Saltaire Cricket Club First XI first home league match in 2013
  1. The Queen visited Saltaire 2012
  1. Saltaire Mills employees trip to Blackpool 1953
  1. Saltaire Railway Station closes 1965
  1. The 10th Bradford Peace & Craft Fair Victoria Hall 2013
SALTAIRE BY NUMBERS

40 - 44 - 45 - 46 - 47

Five numbers – Five Questions

1. What number in Titus Street is the house with the “watch tower?”

2. What is the highest number house in Ada, Helen, Mary & Whitlam Streets?

3. Number of years Salts Mill owned by the Salt Family

4. How many years was Sir Titus Salt married for?

5. Number of almshouses originally built in 1868

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