Lancashire Trivia

Based on the clues, name these things associated with the county of Lancashire*.
*includes two city-counties historically part of Lancashire
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Last updated: September 9, 2019
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County town
Lancaster
Largest cities
Manchester
Liverpool
Football league champions NOT currently in Premier League
Preston North End
Blackburn Rovers
In the 1830s, Lancashire processed 85% of this fabric worldwide
Cotton
Region to the north of Lancashire famous for its landscape
Lake District
Contests 'The War of the Roses' match against Yorkshire in this sport
Cricket
Lancastrian King who ended the War of the Roses
Henry VII
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Lancashire's most famous musical act
The Beatles
Traditional British flaky pastry filled with raisins
Eccles cake
Liverpool and Manchester were the first cities to be linked by this
Railway
Liverpool was a centre for this trade, outlawed in 1807
Slave trade
Manchester was home to this prominent Communist
Freidrich Engels
Lancashire seaside resort famous for its tower
Blackpool
Leading computer scientist who taught at the University of Manchester
Alan Turing
Great philosopher who studied in Manchester
Ludwig Wittgenstein
Lancastrian artist notable for his urban paintings
LS Lowry
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