River Avon, Bristol

river in in the south west of England

The River Avon runs through Bristol. The river is the 19th longest river in the United Kingdom.[1] It is 75 miles (121km) long. The source of the river is in the Severn Estuary. The river rises in the county of Gloucestershire. It then flows through Wiltshire, for example in the city of Salisbury.


  1. Bristol Avon River Trust. "About the Rivers". Retrieved 7 February 2016.