River Avon, Bristol
River in the south west of England
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The River Avon is an English river in the south west of the country. To distinguish it from a number of other rivers of the same name, this river is often also known as the Bristol Avon. The name ‘Avon’ is a cognate of the Welsh word afon, ‘river’.
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Lucky escape for driver as van ploughs into River AvonThe van ended up in the water after ploughing through railings and travelling down an embankment.
Climbing the Clifton Suspension Bridge for safety checksClifton Suspension Bridge engineers make safety checks 75m (275ft) above the River Avon.
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