Historical Bristol RI

Bristol is a town in Bristol County, Rhode Island, as well as the historic county seat.[4] The town is built on the traditional territories of the Pokanoket Wampanoag.[5] It is a deep-water seaport named after Bristol, England.

The population of Bristol was 22,954 at the 2010 census. Major industries include boat building and related marine industries, manufacturing, and tourism. The town’s school system is united with neighboring Warren, Rhode Island. Prominent communities include