British Rule in Cyprus (1878-1960)
Administrators/ Governors
The island of Cyprus was a  territory of the Ottoman Empire administered by Great Britain during (1878-1924) under the 1878 Convention of Cyprus. 

The island remained under the nominal sovereignty of the Ottoman Empire until it was formally annexed in 1914 and given the status of a British crown colony in 1924 until the establishment of the Republic of Cyprus in 16 August 1960.


Chronological History