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  1. What is the correct spelling for the cricket club based at Shawholm, within Pollok Park?
    Pollok     Pollock     Polloc     Poloc    
  2. What was the title of Cumberland Street Station, prior to 1924?
    Gorbals     Eglinton Street     Bridge Street     Main Street    
  3. Which south side school can boast that Stan Laurel (of Laurel & Hardy fame) was a former pupil?
    Shawlands Academy     Hutchesons Grammar     Queens Park Secondary     Bellahouston Academy    
  4. The south side district of Nitshill was originally a village built around which trade?
    Mining     Milling     Weaving     Cabinetmaking    
  5. How many locks were there along the completed section of the Glasgow, Paisley and Johnstone Canal?
    0     1     2     4    
  6. By what name is the area now known as Hillpark shown on early 20th century maps?
    Hillfoot     Hillend     Hillhead     Hillside    
  7. Which one of these areas is not within the present Glasgow city boundary?
    Carmunnock     Thornliebank     Deaconsbank     Kennishead    
  8. Cathcart, USA, (population 3,338) can be found in which state?
    California     Washington     Kentucky     Georgia    
  9. Which of these stations is not on the Cathcart Circle line?
    Pollokshaws West     Pollokshields West     Pollokshields East     Pollokshaws East    
  10. Crookston Castle overlooks which river?
    White Cart     Black Cart     Levern     Brock Burn    


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