Compton Martin
in Bath and North East Somerset of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.311 and -2.655 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 18' 38" and W -2° 39' 19"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:50 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:47 am and 6:02 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for United Kingdom in Northern Europe

Safety Score: 4,1 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to United Kingdom.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Explore Compton Martin

Compton Martin in Bath and North East Somerset (England) with it's 508 inhabitants is a city in United Kingdom about 110 mi (or 177 km) west of London, the country's capital.

Local time in Compton Martin is now 10:50 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 10 airports in the vicinity of Compton Martin, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Bristol International Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 9 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Blaenavon Industrial Landscape in a distance of 34 mi (or 55 km), North. Also, if you like golfing, there are multiple options in driving distance. We found 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: East Harptree, Butcombe, Blagdon, Chew Magna and Winford. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 10°C / 50 °F

Morning Temperature 5°C / 40 °F
Evening Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Night Temperature 6°C / 42 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 1023 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 68% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Saturday, 23rd of October 2021

11°C (51 °F)
10°C (49 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Sunday, 24th of October 2021

12°C (54 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 25th of October 2021

12°C (54 °F)
8°C (47 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Ring O Bells

Address
0,3 mi
The Street, Compton Martin
BS40 6JE Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Winford Manor Bristol Airport

Address
4,5 mi
Old Hill
BS40 8DW Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Meadow Cottage

Address
4,5 mi
Lye Hole Lane, Redhill
BS40 5RN Redhill,Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 17:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Wookey Hole

Address
5,9 mi
Wookey Hole
BA51BB Wells
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hampton by Hilton Bristol Airport

Address
5,6 mi
Bristol Airport
BS48 3DY Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Acorns Guest House

Address
6,1 mi
Old Farm, Downside Road
BS48 3DN Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 16:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Bear and Swan

Address
3,9 mi
Parade,Chew Lane 13s
BS40 8PZ Chew Magna,Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Chew Valley Fly Fishing For Pike (3)

Published: March 29, 2015
Length: 26:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: The Pikester

23 March 2015 Chew Valley Lake, Chew Magna, Bristol, England Fly fishing for Pike with Lloyd Morgan.


Swildons Short Round Trip 50th anniversary

Published: August 05, 2012
Length: 28:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Peter Glanvill

Birthday Squeeze was the final link in a series of digs in the high level passages of Swildons Hole on the Mendips. It was dug open and passed on the 4th August 1962 by a small team including...


Swildons - Trip to Sump 1

Published: October 04, 2012
Length: 07:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Stuart Alldred

Short video made for UBSS Freshers Fair Stand.


UBSS in St Cuthbert's Swallet.mp4

Published: February 05, 2011
Length: 12:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Peter Glanvill

A trip with students of Bristol University to Gour Hall in St. Cuthberts Swallet.


Top of Cheddar Gorge Cliff Road Plummers lane

Published: March 05, 2009
Length: 55:13 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Bryn Andrews

S1 Buell riding the Cliff road and Plummers lane across the Mendip Hills in Somerset England, March 2009.


SMCC sponsored prusik time lapse

Published: September 26, 2011
Length: 01:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: kbatsocks

Time-lapse of the Shepton Mallet Caving Club 24 hour sponsored prusik in aid of the Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research.


Easystar over Blagdon.mov

Published: February 21, 2010
Length: 37:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: milo sweet

Second attempt with the on-board camera.


GB Cave 2014 12 31 yt

Published: January 03, 2015
Length: 54:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Philip Pullinger

Speleo Rahl Caving trip to GB Mendip 31st Dec 2014.


Cardiff Morris dance Idbury Hill in Priddy, 12th July 2014.

Published: July 16, 2014
Length: 19:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Cardiff Morris


BikeJor in Priddy Woods

Published: May 26, 2013
Length: 21:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Julius Na'im

Nicky took our dog, Sula the Staffie-X-Labrador round the woods in Priddy on her own to get the need to sprint off out of her system before we all set off together. Great fun!


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Chew Valley Lake

Chew Valley Lake is a large reservoir in the Chew Valley, Somerset, England, and the fifth-largest artificial lake in the United Kingdom (the largest in south-west England), with an area of 1,200 acres (4.9 km²). The lake, created in the early 1950s and opened by Queen Elizabeth II in 1956, provides much of the drinking water for the city of Bristol and surrounding area, taking its supply from the Mendip Hills. Some of the water from the lake is used to maintain the flow in the River Chew.

Located at 51.3347, -2.61803 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bath and North East Somerset, Drinking water reservoirs in England, History of Somerset, Mendip Hills, Nature Conservation Review sites, Nature reserves in Somerset, Roman villas in Somerset, Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Avon, Sites of Special Scientific Interest notified in 1971, Special Protection Areas in England, Visitor attractions in Somerset, Wetland Sites of Special Scientific Interest, Reservoirs in Somerset

Fairy Toot

The Fairy Toot is an extensive oval barrow in the village of Nempnett Thrubwell, Somerset, England. It is an example of the Severn-Cotswold tomb type which consist of precisely-built, long trapezoid earth mounds covering a burial chamber. Because of this they are a type of chambered long barrow. Fairy Toot was formerly a chambered cairn which is a Scheduled Ancient Monument, on the national monument register as '198102'.

Located at 51.3532, -2.69067 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bath and North East Somerset, Bronze Age sites in England, Buildings and structures in Somerset, History of Somerset, Megalithic monuments in Europe, Neolithic settlements, Visitor attractions in Somerset, Scheduled Ancient Monuments in Somerset, Archaeological sites in Somerset, Barrows in the United Kingdom

Big Green Gathering

The Green Gathering, formerly known as Big Green Gathering is a festival with an environmental and social justice focus, including talks and workshops on permaculture, politics, ecology, crafts and music. The Green Gathering started in 1994 and is currently held in Chepstow, Monmouthshire although it has previously been held in various locations in Somerset and Wiltshire, England.

Located at 51.2972, -2.67769 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Music festivals in Somerset, Music festivals in Wiltshire, Counterculture Festivals, Chepstow

Blagdon Lake

Blagdon Lake ST515597 lies in the Chew Valley at the northern edge of the Mendip Hills, approximately 10 mi (16 km) south of Bristol, England. The lake was created by Bristol Water (Bristol Waterworks Company as it was known then), when it dammed the River Yeo, starting construction in 1891 and completing this in 1899. The Wrington Vale Light Railway was constructed primarily to bring building materials for the lake.

Located at 51.3343, -2.69757 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Grade II listed buildings in Somerset, History of Somerset, Mendip Hills, Drinking water reservoirs in England, Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Avon, Sites of Special Scientific Interest notified in 1971, Reservoirs in Somerset, Nature Conservation Review sites, Wetland Sites of Special Scientific Interest

Priddy Circles

Priddy Circles are a linear arrangement of four circular earthwork enclosures near the village of Priddy on the Mendip Hills in Somerset, England. The circles have been listed as Scheduled Ancient Monuments, and described as 'probable Neolithic ritual or ceremonial monuments similar to a henge'. The southernmost Priddy Circle falls on adjoining land to a house and stables that are owned by retired business man Roger Penny.

Located at 51.2725, -2.66079 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places established in the 3rd millennium BC, Buildings and structures in Mendip, Mendip Hills, History of Somerset, Neolithic settlements, Bronze Age sites in England, Scheduled Ancient Monuments in Somerset, Archaeological sites in Somerset

Church of St Michael the Archangel, Compton Martin

The Parish church of St Michael the Archangel is in the village of Compton Martin, Somerset, England. The church, which was built in the 12th century in a Norman style. Norman vaulting can be seen in the chancel and Jacobean work in choir stalls and organ screen. In the north wall is a recess containing the effigy of Thomas de Moreton which was discovered in 1858. One of the columns in the South side of the nave has an unusual spiral fluted decoration known as an apprentices column.

Located at 51.3103, -2.65416 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Grade I listed churches, Grade I listed buildings in Somerset, Church of England churches in Bath and North East Somerset, 12th-century church buildings

Smitham Chimney, East Harptree

Smitham Chimney is a chimney which was used for lead mining just outside the village of East Harptree, in the parish of Priddy, Somerset, England. It is a Grade II listed building. The circular chimney has two types of red brick in its upper portion. There is a narrow opening at the base of the chimney. It was built by the 'East Harptree Lead Works Co Ltd' in 1867, and by 1870 was producing 1,000 tons per annum. The company was largely unsuccessful and the industry only lasted for a few years.

Located at 51.2879, -2.6395 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Mendip, Grade II listed buildings in Somerset