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By Will Musgrave

as soon as a sleepy rural group bordering the fields of North Somerset, the traditional Royal Manor of Bedminster unfold alongside the banks of the River Avon, south of town of Bristol. this present day, this quarter contains the colourful suburbs of Totterdown, Windmill Hill, Bedminster itself, Southville and Ashton. The final two hundred years have visible dramatic alterations happen, as negative staff from the geographical region flocked to this zone looking for employment. With assistance from prior to and after photos a true feel of that vary emerges; we see the place area people lived and labored, and the way they comfy. a number of the outlets, church buildings, pubs and factories have disappeared and the fashionable images exhibit their replacements. way of life has additionally altered trams and horse carts have disappeared, however the energy and neighborhood spirit continues to be in complete view.

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