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Bristol, South West England
latitude: 51.448340, longitude: -2.588140
Browse map of Bristol 51°26′54.02″ N, 2°35′17.30″ W
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Bristol is a county in South West England at latitude 51°26′54.02″ North, longitude 2°35′17.30″ West.

Bristol (Relation 57539 (iD, JOSM, Potlatch2, history, analyze, manage, XML, GPX)) is a city, unitary authority and ceremonial county in the South West of England, 115 miles west of London with a population of 400,000. It is England's sixth most populous city, one of England's core cities and the largest city in South West England. Bristol is a transition city (see Transition towns).


Clifton Suspension Bridge by Joe Dunckley (CC by-nc-nd)

wikitravel has lots of details on how to get to Bristol, what it's like and so on.


According to ITO's comparison of Bristol's OSM road names against that provided by the Ordnance Survey, the City of Bristol is 97.34% complete, ranking it 63rd out of 408 in the UK. There are currently 135 incorrect or missing road names in OSM in Bristol.

Bristol meet-ups

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when: irregular
where: the Harbourside (map)
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2007 Bristol mapping party

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Bristol meet-up, Oct 26, 2010

This will take place in the Harbourside, next to the Watershed. In attendance:

Bristol meet-up, May 17, 2011

At Cafe Kino, 108 Stokes Croft, 6.30pm for a bite to eat and a chat. Decamping to the Hillgrove for good beer around 8pm. No agenda! In attendance:

Wikipedia Edit-a-thon, September 15, 2011

Not an OSM event, but anyone wanting to earn how to edit Wikipedia, or who already does, is fraternally invited to an edit-a-thon on 15 September:

Bristol meet-up, April 9, 2014

Better by Bike organised a meeting about cycle-related issues in OSM.

A proposed methodology was presented.

Line issues to check are at: BANES issues Bristol issues North Somerset issues South Gloucestershire issues

Point issues to check are at: BANES issues Bristol issues North Somerset issues South Gloucestershire issues

Bristol historical/community POIs

Bristol City Council have a "heritage map" Know Your Place (also available in a non-Silverlight version) with historical/community POIs that could be visited and added to OSM.