Coston Hackett (Cofton Hackett) Billings Directory of Worcestershire 1855

Coston Hackett, or Cofton Hackett, is a small agricultural parish, about 3 miles from Bromsgrove, containing in 1851 a population of 183 inhabitants.

The Church is a old plain structure, with nave and chancel. Rev. H. Clarke, Rector; Rev. William T. Henham, Curate; Mr. Thomas Harris, Clerk. Service – 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.


Merry John, Esq., magistrate, Gravelly House

Drew George, shoe maker

Fisher Thomas, farmer, The Common

Laugher John, farmer, Gravelly Lane

Penn Thomas, farmer, The Hall

Perkins Thomas, farmer, Low Hill

Stibbs Edward, blacksmith, farmer, and shopkeeper

Terry James, farmer, Cofton Richards

Yardley Samuel, farmer, Gravelly Farm

Source: Billings Directory of Worcestershire 1855

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