Bristol is a city located in south-west England, 120 miles from London, and is part of the county of Gloucestershire. The city was founded in 1155. Bristol was a centre for trade due to its sea port; sugar and cotton were processed in the city and sold to the Americas.1
  • 1. The Editors of Encyclopaedia Britannica, Bristol, Encyclopaedia Britannica.
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The Colonial Despatches Team. Bristol. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. The Colonial Despatches Team. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria.

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