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From the information given, can you guess the name of the city?
#1 I am England's second largest city. I was founded in the 6th century. I cover an area of 103.4 square miles. One of the cities I am twinned with is Chicago, Illinois.
#2 I am the most southerly city in England. I am twinned with Boppard in Germany and Morlaix in France.
#3 Thomas Beckett was murdered in my Cathedral in AD 1170. I am also the birthplace of the playwrite Christopher Marlow and have a theatre named after him. I am twinned with Reims in France and I am also home to the Kent County Cricket team.
1 word, 10 letters.
#4 This city was founded in AD 43 by the Romans. The name they gave to it was Londinium. By which name is it now known?
1 word, 6 letters.
#5 I owe my name to a building that was constructed in AD 1080 by Robert II of Normandy. I am also home to a soccer team that has the nickname "The Magpies". Atlanta, in the United States, is one of the cities I am twinned with.
3 words, 17 letters. There is also an alternate answer.
#6 I was granted city status in the year AD 1853. I am the 14th most populated city in Europe. I am also home to two Premier League soccer teams.
#7 I am the largest city in the East Midlands region of England and am also England's tenth largest city. I lie on the River Soar. One of the cities I am twinned with is Chongqing in the People's Republic of China.
#8 Located in the county of Hampshire, I am England's only "Island City". I have a vast Naval history and Lord Nelson's ship "HMS Victory" sits in dry dock in my "Historic Dockyard".
#9 I am England's smallest city and am located in the county of Somerset. My cathedral was the first completely English Gothic cathedral ever built.
1 word, 5 letters.
#10 I am the most northerly city in England. My soccer team plays in the Scottish soccer league. I have changed hands between Scotland and England thirteen times.
3 words, 16 letters. There is also an alternate answer.
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