BRISTOL, CONNECTICUT, USA
Bristol is a suburban city located in Hartford County, Connecticut, USA.
As of the 2010 census, the population of the city was 60,477.
Bristol is primarily known as the home of ESPN, whose central studios are
in the city. Bristol is also home to Lake Compounce, America's oldest
still-functioning theme park. Bristol was known as a clock-making city
in the 19th century, and is home to the American Clock & Watch Museum.
Bristol's nicknames include the "Bell City", because of a history
manufacturing innovative spring-driven doorbells, and the "Mum City",
because it was once a leader in chrysanthemum production and still
holds an annual Bristol Mum Festival.
February is the coldest month of the year with average temperatures
between 12 and 31 degrees Fahrenheit. The warmest month is August
with the average temperatures between 60 and 83 degrees F. They have
an average of 56 inches of snow a year, with the most being in
December. The average rainfall is 48 inches a year, with the most
being in April.
I hope you enjoy our visit to Bristol, Connecticut.
CITY OF BRISTOL
ST. STANISLAUS PARISH
ST. ANNE'S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
CARLYLE S. BARNES MEMORIAL CHAPEL
ST. ANTHONY CHURCH
CHURCH OF ETERNAL LIGHT
CHIMNEY CREST MANOR
HISTORIC MANSION ON FEDERAL HILL
VETERAN MEMORIAL PARK
AMERICAN CLOCK AND WATCH MUSEUM
LAKE COMPOUNCE PARK
NEW ENGLAND CAROUSEL MUSEUM
LOOKS LIKE A GOOD PLACE
FROM BRISTOL COPPER MINE
BRISTOL'S OLD TYME FIDDLERS
HOUSES FOR SALE
This is a MelloMarsha creation
I do not take credit for the pictures
Thanks to the respective photographers