Bacton, is a tiny village just a short hop northwest of Abbey Dore, Herefordshire.

It is believed that James lst enjoyed entertainment here in the form of twelve Morris dancers – all aged over 100. Now that would have been quite a sight!

Churches of Bacton

  • St. Faith's Church - Bacton

    The church of St. Faith as it stands today is made up of mostly 13th century features, but there have been many renovations and alterations including the tower which was added in the 16th century. It stands in a glorious position overlooking the Golden Valley and the River Dore.

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People of Bacton

  • J.H. Hamp

    A snapshot in time, showing how 21 year olds celebrated their coming of age in the 19th century

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