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Bishopston, City of Bristol

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Bishopston, City of Bristol

Bishopston the name of both a council ward of the city of Bristol, England, and a suburb of the city that falls within that ward. Bishopston is situated around the Gloucester Road, the main northern arterial road in the city. The ward includes St Bonaventures and Ashley Down parishes, as well as part of Horfield. It is twinned with KV Kuppam in Tamilnadu, India.
Post townBristol
Administrative CountyCity of Bristol
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridST5875
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityAvon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityAvon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityAvon
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code0117
Population11,996 (Census 2001)

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

Bishopston, eccl. dist., Horfield par., Gloucestersh., nr. Bristol, pop. 3361.

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