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Know Your Wolseley History – Week 1

Wolseley was incorporated in 1898.  Test your knowledge of our local history by taking this quiz.  Just click on a card to see the question and click on the button to reveal the answer.  Come back for new questions every week.

Know Your Wolseley History
Question 1

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David Kennedy, a Wolseley lawyer, built a house in 1903, west of the spillway and named it_______
a. Hillcrest
b. Lakeside
c. Kennedy’s Korner
d. Adair
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Know Your Wolseley History
Question 2

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Which of the folllowing was NOT a nickname of the local senior hockey team
a. Merchants
b: Winterhawks
c. Eagles
d. Cardinals
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Know Your Wolseley History
Question 3

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Gordon Street is named for:
a. The first name of Lord Wolseley
b. Lord Wolseley’s best friend in the army
c. Gordon Saunders, who lived on the street
d. A Scottish family who homesteaded south of town
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Know Your Wolseley History Week 1 Question 1

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"Hillcrest"?
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Know Your Wolseley History Week 1 Question 2

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"Eagles"?
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Know Your Wolseley History Week 1 Question 3

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"Lord Wolseley's best friend"?
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