in Bath and North East Somerset of England, United Kingdom
- Blaenavon Industrial Landscape (Unesco heritage, 34 mi)
- City of Bath (Unesco heritage, 44 mi)
- Dorset and East Devon Coast (Unesco heritage, 83 mi)
- Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal (Unesco heritage, 115 mi)
- Knowle Golf Club (Golf course, 9 mi)
- Brean Golf Club (Golf course, 16 mi)
- Enmore Park Golf Club (Golf course, 20 mi)
- The Manor House Golf Club (Golf course, 22 mi)
- Celtic Manor Resort (Golf course, 24 mi)
- Cotswold Edge Golf Club (Golf course, 28 mi)
- Bristol Zoo (zoo, (11 mi)
- 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:
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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 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
Winford Manor Bristol Airport
Hampton by Hilton Bristol Airport
Acorns Guest House
The Bear and Swan
Videos from this area
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Chew Valley Fly Fishing For Pike (3)
23 March 2015 Chew Valley Lake, Chew Magna, Bristol, England Fly fishing for Pike with Lloyd Morgan.
Swildons Short Round Trip 50th anniversary
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...
UBSS in St Cuthbert's Swallet.mp4
A trip with students of Bristol University to Gour Hall in St. Cuthberts Swallet.
Top of Cheddar Gorge Cliff Road Plummers lane
S1 Buell riding the Cliff road and Plummers lane across the Mendip Hills in Somerset England, March 2009.
SMCC sponsored prusik time lapse
Time-lapse of the Shepton Mallet Caving Club 24 hour sponsored prusik in aid of the Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research.
BikeJor in Priddy Woods
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.
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'.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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