Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Schuylkill County Tuesday Trivia



Today marks the first of our weekly post of trivia questions about Schuylkill County.  We will post the questions on Tuesday and provide the answers on Wednesday.  How many can you answer without any help?


  1. Name two Schuylkill County municipalities that have "City" in the name, but are not actually a city Mahanoy City & Tower City
  2. What famous Heavyweight Boxer had a training camp in Deer Lake?  Muhammad Ali 
  3. In what year did the Pottsville Maroons win the NFL Championship? 1925
  4. In what year was the Mother's Memorial Statue unveiled in Ashland?  1938
  5. What borough was the original county seat before Pottsville?  Orwigsburg


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  1. 1. Name two Schuylkill County municipalities that have "City" in the name, but are not actually a city? Tower City and Grier City [Mahanoy City is the 3rd town w/city in the name in Skook]

    2. What famous Heavyweight Boxer had a training camp in Deer Lake? Muhammad Ali

    3. In what year did the Pottsville Maroons win the NFL Championship? 1925

    4. In what year was the Mother's Memorial Statue unveiled in Ashland? Sept. 4, 1938

    5. What borough was the original county seat before Pottsville? Orwigsburg

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