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Bristol, Colorado
Unincorporated community
U.S. Route 385 going north through Bristol.
U.S. Route 385 going north through Bristol.
Country  United States
State  State of Colorado
County Prowers
Established 1906
Elevation 3,586 ft (1,093 m)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP Code 81047 (Holly)

Bristol is an unincorporated community in Prowers County, Colorado, United States. The U.S. Post Office at Holly (ZIP Code 81047) now serves Bristol postal addresses.

History

The town of Bristol was established in 1906. The community was named after C. H. Bristol, a railroad official. The Bristol Post Office opened on July 1, 1908, and closed on November 2, 1997.

Geography

Bristol is located at 38°07′20″N 102°18′40″W / 38.12222°N 102.31111°W / 38.12222; -102.31111 (38.122134,-102.311211).


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