Example image of eyePlorer eyePlorer map for 'Stoke-on-Trent': City status in the United Kingdom Conurbation Kidsgrove Newcastle-under-Lyme (borough) Staffordshire The Potteries Urban Area North Staffordshire Staffordshire Moorlands Federation Polycentrism Stoke-on-Trent railway station Stoke-upon-Trent Burslem Hanley, Staffordshire Fenton, Staffordshire Longton, Staffordshire Tunstall, Staffordshire Industry Pottery Staffordshire Potteries Distribution (business) Tertiary sector of the economy Chapelry Civil parish Old English Bede Chesterton, Staffordshire Derby Roman roads Stoke Minster Affix River Trent Local Government Act 1888 County borough Municipal borough Urban district Wolstanton United Urban District Smallthorne Urban District Stoke upon Trent Rural District Lord Mayor Non-metropolitan district Ceremonial counties of England Local government Dudson Josiah Spode Josiah Wedgwood Mintons Royal Doulton Spode Thomas Minton