Week 5 - London

1

What did the steeple of St Brides Church in Fleet Street inspire?

2

How much did it cost to build Nelson’s Column?

3

Who wanted to move Nelson’s column to Berlin and why?

4

Which is the only London borough to be split in two by the River Thames?

5

Which is the busiest Tube station in London?

6

Where did the City and South London Railway run between?

7

Which area of London is believed to derive its name from a former hunting cry?

8

Which bridge carries the A3 over the River Thames?

9

While walking certain stretches of the River Thames, you might encounter a stone pillar bearing the letters UBR. What do they stand for?

10

In the most commonly sung version of London Bridge is Falling Down, what objection is given to rebuilding with ‘wood and clay’?

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