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It was expanded in 1877 by adding the parishes of Basford, Brewhouse Yard, Bulwell, Radford, Sneinton, Standard Hill, and parts of the parishes of West Bridgford, Carlton, Wilford (North Wilford).In 1889 Nottingham became a county borough under the Local Government Act 1888.
The settlement may predate Anglo-Saxon times, as hinted at in a Welsh tradition of an earlier Brythonic name being Tig Guocobauc, meaning Place of Caves (known also as "City of Caves").Everything had a modern look, and a large space in the centre was hardly less handsome than a London square. with its high houses, red roofs and church steeples, looks excellent from a distance." During the Industrial Revolution, much of Nottingham's prosperity was founded on the textile industry; in particular, the city became an internationally important centre of lace manufacture.A charming footpath leads over the fields to the highway, where a bridge spans the Trent. In 1831 citizens rioted in protest against the Duke of Newcastle's opposition to the Reform Act 1832, setting fire to his residence, Nottingham Castle.and is also served by Nottingham railway station and the modern Nottingham Express Transit tram system.To the west lies Derby, separated from it by the M1 motorway that cuts through.