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Broughton Hackett, Worcestershire

Historical Description

Broughton-Hackett, a village and a parish in Worcestershire, 5 miles E of Worcester, which is the post town and money order office; telegraph office, Spetchley (goods) station on the M.R,, which is a mile distant. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Worcester; net value, £55 with residence, in the gift of the Crown. The church is Early English, and was restored in 1856.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyWorcestershire 
Ecclesiastical parishBroughton-Hacket St. Leonard 
Poor Law unionPershore 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Broughton Hackett from the following:

Land and Property

The full transcript of the Worcestershire section of the Return of Owners of Land, 1873.


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Worcestershire 1569 is available on the Heraldry page.

RegionWest Midlands
Postal districtWR7
Post TownWorcester