Until the 1920s, the Finlayson area was the biggest industrial district in the Northern Countries. In the 1800s Finlayson grew to be a city within a city with its own school, hospital, police force, and even its own currency. Nowadays the area is a modern and versatile center, housing restaurants, cafés, businesses, and cultural services, including a multiplex cinema. Events are held all year round. The Finlayson Church, the Finlayson Palace and Tallipiha Stable Yards are located nearby.
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