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Bacton, Herefordshire

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Bacton, Herefordshire

Bacton is a small village in the rural area of south-west Herefordshire, England. The parish church dates from 13th century and has a relatively long entry in Pevsner's survey of the county's buildings. One mile to the north are the earthwork remains of a small motte and bailey castle known as Newcourt Tump. For more information, please visit the Bacton Village website.
Post townHEREFORD
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO3632
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
 

Other names by which Bacton, Herefordshire has been known in the past

Bachetune

Bacton, Herefordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Bacton.-- par., SW. Herefordshire, near river Dore, 11 miles SW. of Hereford, 1155 ac., pop. 110.

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