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"The beautiful county of Northumberland has had its fair share of famous inhabitants. I hope that you'll enjoy this quiz about some of them both past and present."
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Who is the patron saint of Northumbria?
Which football player, who was a member of the 1966 World Cup squad, hailed from Ashington, Northumberland?
For what reason is Grace Darling remembered?
Being a mistress of Henry VIII
Nursing with Florence Nightingale
Standing up for women's rights
Rescuing shipwrecked sailors
With what field of work is William George, 1st Baron Armstrong associated?
In which sport does Northumbrian Stephen Harmison excel?
By what name is Sir Henry Percy better known?
In which sphere did Cuthbert Collingwood serve his country?
The British Army
The Bank of England
The House of Lords
The Royal Navy
Morpethian Robert Morrison was the first man to do what?
Translate the Bible into Chinese
Ride a pennyfarthing through Newcastle
Swim the English Channel
Purchase a ticket to travel on the Titanic
What is the name of the suffragette who is buried in St Mary's Churchyard, Morpeth?
Emily Wilding Davison
Ada Nield Chew
Which Ashington-born football player has a stand named after him at Newcastle United's St James' Park?
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Compiled Jun 28 12