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Quiz: Test your Havering knowledge for Local History Month

PUBLISHED: 17:00 28 April 2017 | UPDATED: 11:29 09 May 2017

High Street, Romford, photographed in years gone by. Picture: Havering Libraries - Local Studies

High Street, Romford, photographed in years gone by. Picture: Havering Libraries - Local Studies

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With the now-lost royal palace, the Roman Road and centuries-old Romford Market part of its past (and present), Havering really does have a rich and varied history.

But what do you know of the individuals who have walked its streets, and the buildings which have shaped its landscapes?

Test your knowledge by taking our borough history quiz in celebration of Local History Month, which runs throughout May.

Questions supplied by Havering Museum and historical images by Havering Libraries – Local Studies.

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