Place:Bristol, Hartford, Connecticut, United States


Alt namesMixville Brooksource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS9000754
New Cambridgesource: Encyclopædia Britannica (1988) II, 524
Coordinates41.667°N 72.933°W
Located inHartford, Connecticut, United States     (1727 - )
Contained Places
Burlington Center Cemetery ( 1785 - 1806 )
Center Street Cemetery ( 1785 - 1806 )
Lamson Corner Cemetery ( 1785 - 1806 )
Milford Street Cemetery ( 1785 - 1806 )
Old Episcopal Cemetery
Old North Burying Grounds ( 1772 - )
Old South Cemetery
West Cemetery
Inhabited place
Lamson Corner ( 1785 - 1806 )
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Bristol is a suburban city located in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States, southwest-west of Hartford. The city is also 120 miles southwest from Boston, and approximately 100 miles northeast of New York City. As of the 2020 census, the population of the city was 60,833.

Bristol is the location of the general studios of ESPN, and the location of Lake Compounce, the United States's oldest continuously operating theme park. Bristol was known as a clock-making city in the 19th century, and is the location of American Clock & Watch Museum. Bristol is the site of the former American Silver Company and its predecessor companies.

Bristol's nickname is the "Mum City", because it was once a leader in chrysanthemum production and still holds an annual Bristol Mum Festival.

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