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Bristol Ferry Boats Stop 6

Nova Scotia, Bristol, BS1 6XJ

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  • There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest National Rail station is Bristol Temple Meads.


  • The venue does not have its own car park.
  • Public Car Parks View
    • There is not a car park for public use within 200m (approx).
  • On Street Blue Badge Parking View
    • On street marked Blue Badge bays are available.
    • The dimensions of the marked Blue Badge bays are 950cm x 280cm (31ft 2in x 9ft 2in).
    • On street Blue Badge parking is located opposite the Nova Scotia Pub, 100m from the landing stage.
  • On Street Standard Parking View
    • Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are available.
    • The dimensions of the standard marked parking bays are 1200cm x 240cm (39ft 4in x 7ft 10in).
    • Standard marked parking bays are located opposite the Nova Scotia Pub.
  • Comments View
    • The parking outside the houses is a Residents Parking Zone and not available for parking or drop off.

Outside Access (Ferry Stop Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the end of Nova Scotia Place.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The width of the door opening is 100cm (3ft 3in).
  • Comments View
    • From the parking bays passengers have to pass through the bollards to their left and back through to the approach to the ferry as there are bollards across the street linked by a chain. The gaps vary but the minimum gap between the bollards is 90cm. The surface is tarmac but there are cobbled areas (photographs 4 & 5).
    • At the end of the street is a moderately steep slope to the landing stage ramp (photograph 6).

Level Change (Ferry Stop Entrance)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp/slope is located leading from the quayside to the landing stage.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
  • The ramp does have handrails.
  • The handrails are on both sides.
  • The width of the ramp/slope is 110cm (3ft 7in).
  • Comments View
    • The height between the landing stage and the side of the boat can vary by around 20cm.

Accessible Toilet

  • There are not accessible toilet facilities within this venue.

Standard Toilet(s)