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Bishopsworth, City of Bristol

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Bishopsworth, City of Bristol

Bishopsworth is the name of both a council ward of the city of Bristol in the United Kingdom, and a suburb of the city which lies within that ward. As well as the suburb of Bishopsworth, the ward contains the areas of Bedminster Down, Highridge and Withywood.
Post townBRISTOL
Administrative CountyCity of Bristol
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST5768
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityAvon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityAvon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityAvon
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code0117
Population11,444
 

Other names by which Bishopsworth, City of Bristol has been known in the past

Bishport ~ Bicheurde ~ Bischeurda ~ Biscopewrde ~ Biscopewrda

Bishopsworth, City of Bristol in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Bishopsworth, or Bishport, eccl. dist., Bedminster par., E. Somerset, 3 m. SW of Bristol, pop. 1908; P.O.

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