Bristol Photos from 2004

Grey Squirrel in Ashton Court.

Grey squirrel in the grounds of Ashton Court Estate.

800x600 Image 129K, 16th December 2004,

Clifton Suspension Bridge

Clifton Suspension Bridge on a bright and cold November morning. With the view from the bridge over Hotwells and down to Southville.

800x600 2 Images 106K, 12th November 2004.

Red Deer Herd

Part of the Red Deer Herd in Ashton Court.

800x600 2 Images 108K, 13th October 2004

Frampton on Severn.

Anneca and Sea Haze on the Sharpness Canal in Frampton on Severn, Gloucestershire.

800x600 Images 165, 31th August 2004

Bristol Balloon Fiesta

Bristol Balloon Fiesta from the Saturday and Sunday morning launches in the four day event from 12th to 15th August 2004.

800x600 2 Images 86K, 14th August 2004

Winston Balloon Launch and Landing



Winston the Dog, Balloon Launch and Landing. Launch in Clarken Coombe through to landing above the Ashton Court Mansion.

5 Images 476K, 17th May 2004

Powerboat Racing in Bristol Docks

Junior power boat racing returns to the docks in Bristol after a gap of 14 years.

800x600 Images 114K - 16th May 2004

Replica of the 1497 Matthew

Replica of Cabot's 1497 Matthew. Built in Bristol in 1997 to celebrate the 500th anniversary of John Cabot's atlantic crossing to Canada.

800x600 Image 67K - 15th May 2004

Clifton Suspension Bridge

Designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel and completed in 1864 after his death.

800x600 Image 64K - 25th Apr 2004

CREATE Ecohome

Energy Efficient demonstration home, part of CREATE environmental centre at Cumberland Basin.

800x600 Image 93K - 11th Apr 2004

Portbury Locomotive

The Bristol built steam locomotive Portbury runs on Britains only steam harbourside railway.

800x600 Image 63K - 27th Mar 2004

Grey Squirrel on a Sequoia

Grey Squirrel coming down the trunk of a Sequoia (Giant Redwood) in Ashton Courts Sunken Garden.

800x600 Image 92K - 5th Mar 2004

Fishing at Battery Point, Portishead

On a clear day you get good views of Wales and the severn crossings.

800x600 Image 37K - 2nd Mar 2004

Tobogganing in Ashton Court

A moderate snow fall of 5cm (about 2") quite a rare event in Bristol.

800x600 Image 81K - 27th Feb 2004

Avon Gorge from Clifton Down

A view of the Avon Gorge from Clifton Down, looking North towards the Bristol Channel.

800x600 Image 69K - 25th Feb 2004

Waterskiing in Bristol Docks

Brghh!!! Waterskiing at 9am on a chilly February Day. Two circuits then time for a warm up.

RHS: The Matthew, The SS Great Britain and the spire of St. Mary Redcliffe in the background.

800x600 2 Images 70K - 21st Feb 2004

Bristol Docks from Bristol Marina

A view of the end pier of Bristol Marina, looking in the direction of the city center. The Matthew and The S.S. Great Britain are a few minutes walk from this point at the end of Gas Ferry Road.

800x600 Image 88K - 18th Feb 2004

Doomsday Oak in Ashton Court

The Doomsday Oak on the hillside above Ashton Court Mansion. From the mansion go in a NW direction, the Doomsday Oak is just below the roadway and below a few Scots pines, Its branches are supported by timbers.

800x600 Image 83K - 8th Feb 2004

Grey Squirrel in the Sunken Garden of Ashton Court

Grey Squirrel at the base of a Sequioa (Giant Redwood) one of many squirrels active after a cold night.

800x600 Image 86K - 26th Jan 2004

River Avon at high tide

Reflections in the River Avon of the Avon Gorge and Clifton Suspension Bridge at high tide.

800x600 Image 37K - 25th Jan 2004

Cabot Tower, Brandon Hill, Bristol

Started in 1897 to celebrate the 400th anniversary of Cabots Atlantic crossing in the Matthew.

800x600 Image 43K - 24th Jan 2004

Observatory and Camera Obscura on Clifton Down

Near to the Clifton Suspension Bridge, camera obscura and entrance to Roman caves.

800x600 Image 55K - 17th Jan 2004

Red Deer Stags in Ashton Court

Red Deer Stags, Ashton CourtRed Deer on the upper pasture of Ashton Court Red Deer on the upper pasture in Ashton Court, Bristol between the Summerhouse and Rownham Plantations.

800x600 2 Images 114K - 6th and 8th Jan 2004

Clarken Coombe, Ancient Woodland and Fallow Deer

Woodland pasture and one of many old oaks. On the B3128 Bristol to Clevedon road.

RHS Fallow Deer in woodland in Clarken Coombe.

800x600 Image 196K- 2nd and 9th Jan 2004

2004 Summary

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