British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » Nottinghamshire » Hockerton, Nottinghamshire - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

Hockerton, Nottinghamshire

Local area map loading...

Hockerton, Nottinghamshire

Hockerton is a village in Nottinghamshire. It is 2 miles from the town of Southwell on the A617 between Newark and Mansfield. Fewer than 60 houses are situated around the church, the Spread Eagle pub and village hall. The local properties range from the carbon neutral housing of the Hockerton Housing Project to converted barns, 1960s and 70s housing together with much older houses and an 18th century grade II listed vicarage.
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK7156
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire

Other names by which Hockerton, Nottinghamshire has been known in the past

Hocretone ~ Ocretone

Hockerton, Nottinghamshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hockerton, par. and hamlet, S. Notts, 2 miles NE. of Southwell, 1373 ac., pop. 101.

Your comments about Hockerton, Nottinghamshire

What do you know about Hockerton, Nottinghamshire? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus