11) These models by Roy Pickford were on show
at the Salford Quays Heritage Centre, but what district of Salford,
next to the former Docks, do they recreate?
Broughton b) Ordsall
15) In early 1999, the great house on the left was up for sale.
With stunning views over parkland to the north Manchester, it's
also convenient for the shops at Middleton. What's the name
of the house?
Hall b) Middleton
Hall c) Heaton
16) It's the very first of a series of swing bridges across
the Manchester Ship Canal, but unfortunately, this one no longer
swings, as a new fixed road bridge was built next to it. What's
the name of the bridge?
Road Bridge b) Barton
Bridge c) Centenary
17) Will Greater Manchester eventually end up as one giant
out-of-town trading estate? Quite possibly, if many more examples
of the area's industrial heritage are demolished, like this
one. Can you give the location of the last cotton spinning mill
to be built in the UK (1920)?
18) During resurfacing of St Mary's Gate, some old tram tracks
were uncovered. But in which year did Manchester's last tram
run (before Metrolink, that is).
b) 1949 c)
19) In a controversial 1990's redevelopment scheme, a post-modern
glass office tower was added to this venerable old building
on King St, designed by Charles Robert Cockrell, and opened
in 1846. What was the building?
a) Midland Bank
b) Old Town Hall
c) Bank of England