|History - Bristol
Bristol Aeroplane Company
The founder of the Bristol Aeroplane Company Sir George White 1854-1916
set up the company as a family business. His aircraft factory soon
became the largest in the world.
Bristol and Avon Family History Society
Society formed for the study of local genealogy and history providing
contact between members through quarterly journal and regular meetings.
Research room available.
Bristol and Region Archaeological Services
Based in St Nicholas Church, BaRAS is an archaeological unit undertaking
projects in the south west. It is part of the Bristol Museums and Art
Gallery in the Cultural Services division of Bristol City Council.
Bristol's Lost Pubs
Fascinating record of Bristol's Lost Pubs and its publicans. Ranging
from the mid 18th to mid 20th century it also includes names, dates and
Memories of Bristol
Find out about Bristol and its history through stories and archive
photographs over the past 100 years.
Port Cities: Bristol
Discover Bristol's role in the transatlantic slave trade, the routes,
people involved and the effects of the trade at the present time. Also
discover Bristol's rare collection of Chinese glass, how it was made and