Bristol waters

Category: Places | Type: Glossary Word | Title: Evelina (in Context) | Author: Fanny Burney | Vol: Volume II | Ch: Letter XXX.

The Bristol waters welled up from hotsprings near the Avon River. Never as fashionable as Bath, though the Hotwells too offered music and social entertainment, their water's curative power remained the foremost attraction.  


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