Alternative names: Cockayne, Hatley, Hatley Port
Status: Ancient Parish
Parish church: St. John the Baptist
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1701
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1602
Parishes adjacent to Cockayne Hatley
- Hatley St George
Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850
Cockayne-Hatley, 2½ m. E. Potton. P. 99.
Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850
A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland 1833
Cockayne Hatley, or Hatley Port, co. Bedford.
P. T. Biggleswade (45) 6 m. NE b E. Pop. 117.
A parish in the hundred of Biggleswade; living, a rectory in the archdeaconry of Bedford and diocese of Lincoln; valued in K. B. 8l.; church ded. to St. John the Baptist; patron (1829) Earl Brownlow.
Source: A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland by John Gorton. The Irish and Welsh articles by G. N. Wright; Vol. I; London; Chapman and Hall, 186, Strand; 1833.
- County: Bedfordshire
- Civil Registration District: Biggleswade
- Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Bedford
- Diocese: Pre-1837 – Lincoln, Post-1836 – Ely
- Rural Deanery: Shefford
- Poor Law Union: Biggleswade
- Hundred: Biggleswade
- Province: Canterbury