Example image of eyePlorer eyePlorer map for 'City status in the United Kingdom': Monarchy of the United Kingdom England and Wales City Henry VIII of England Letters patent Northern Ireland Scotland Municipal Corporations (Ireland) Act 1840 Elgin, Moray Perth, Scotland Rochester, Kent Industrial Revolution List of smallest cities in the United Kingdom St David's Wells Diocese of Ripon and Leeds Anglican Diocese of Manchester Victoria of the United Kingdom Acts of Parliament in the United Kingdom Municipal borough Liverpool Newcastle upon Tyne St Albans Truro Wakefield Home Office Diocese of Southwell and Nottingham Anglicanism Birmingham Bradford Diamond Jubilee Kingston upon Hull Leeds Nottingham Sheffield County borough Lord Mayor County of London London Government Act 1899 Metropolitan borough Member of Parliament William Burdett-Coutts Arthur Balfour First Lord of the Treasury Metropolitan Borough of Westminster Edward VII of the United Kingdom Encyclopædia Britannica Eleventh Edition Southwell, Nottinghamshire St Asaph George V of the United Kingdom