When you first set eyes on Clifton you may well fall in love with it’s charm. But just to ensure you don’t under estimate the depth of what Clifton really has to offer, we have collated some interesting little snipets for you.

Tourist Attractions

Bristol Zoo
Clifton, Bristol BS8 3HA
Tel: (0117) 974 7300

Clifton Suspension Bridge Trust
Maintenance Yard, Leigh Woods, Bristol, Avon BS8 3PA
Tel: (0117) 974 4664

Clifton Observatory & Camera Obscura
Litfield Place, Clifton Down, Bristol, Avon BS8 3LT
Tel: 0117 974 1242

ss Great Britain
Great Western Dockyard, Gas Ferry Rd, Bristol, Avon BS1 6TY
Tel: (0117) 926 0680

The Clifton Suspension Bridge

The longest span is 702 feet
The total length is 1,352 ft Width 31 ft (9.5m)
Clearance below 245 ft
The bridge was opened in 1864

Clifton Population

According to 2001 census, Clifton has a population of 10,452 in 5,007 households.

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