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Cockayne Hatley, Central Bedfordshire

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Cockayne Hatley, Central Bedfordshire

Cockayne Hatley is a small village in Bedfordshire dating back to Saxon times (population 2007 approximately 75 with 33 houses), bordering on Cambridgeshire, 3 miles (5 km) east of Potton, 6 miles (10 km) north-east from Biggleswade and 9 miles (15 km) south-east from St. Neots. The village's population in 1891 was 104. The soil is strong clay with clay subsoil. The chief crops are wheat, oil seed rape, beans and peas.
Post townSandy
Administrative CountyCentral Bedfordshire
Traditional CountyBedfordshire
OS GridTL2649
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityBedfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBedfordshire and Luton
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBedfordshire and Luton
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England

Other names by which Cockayne Hatley, Central Bedfordshire has been known in the past

Cockayne Hailey ~ Hatiey Port

Cockayne Hatley, Central Bedfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Cockayne Hailey, par., NE. Bedfordshire, 5½ miles NE. of Biggleswade, 1161 ac., pop. 107.

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