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Easton, City of Bristol

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Easton, City of Bristol

Easton is both the name of a council ward in the city of Bristol in the United Kingdom, and an inner city area that lies partly within that ward. The Easton ward also contains the Whitehall and Netham areas of the city. Notable places within the ward include Lawrence Hill and Stapleton Road railway stations, St Marks and Stapleton Road shopping districts and The City Academy Bristol. The Bristol & Bath Railway Path also passes through the ward.
Post townBRISTOL
Administrative CountyCity of Bristol
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridST6174
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

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

Easton Lower ~ Lower Easton

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

Easton, eccl. dist. (St Mark), St George and Stapleton pars., W. Gloucestershire, pop. 8695.

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