Descriptive gazetteer entries

We have no further entries in our collection of 19th century descriptive gazetteers about Bockleton, but we do have this information about localities within the associated parish or parishes. You may be able to find further references to Bockleton in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.

Place Type of entry Source
Quinton hamlet Bartholomew
QUINTON a hamlet Imperial

Descriptive gazetteer entries

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Bockleton like this:

BOCKLETON, a parish in the districts of Tenbury and Bromyard, and counties of Worcester and Hereford; and a subdistrict in the district of Tenbury. The parish lies 5 miles S of Tenbury r. station, and 6 E by N of Leominster; and it includes the hamlet of Hampton-Charles, and has a post office under Tenbury. Acres, 3,229. Real property, £2,588. Pop., 346. Houses, 74. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Hereford. Value, £127.* Patron, the Rev. J. J. Miller. The...

church is good.-The subdistrict contains five parishes and parts of two others. Acres, 17,777. Pop., 3,046. Houses, 6 48.

This is the only descriptive gazetter entry we have found, but you may be able to find further references to Bockleton by doing a full-text search here.

Travel writing

Sorry, but no mentions of this place can be found.

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Place Mentioned in Travel Writing Mentioned in Hist. Gazetteer
Laysters 0 3
Hampton Charles 0 2
Hatfield 0 2
Kyre Magna 0 2
Pudlestone 0 2
Tenbury 1 3
Thornbury 0 1
Middleton on the Hill 0 2
Netherwood 0 2
Stoke Bliss 0 2
New Hampton 0 3
Little Kyre 0 2
Wacton 0 2
Docklow 0 2
Hampton Wafer 0 2
Grendon Bishop 0 2
Kimbolton 0 2
Hanley Child 0 2
Edvin Ralph 0 2
Collington 0 2