Place:Wakeley, Hertfordshire, England

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NameWakeley
Alt namesWacheleisource: Domesday Book (1985) p 138
TypeParish
Coordinates51.917°N 0.05°W
Located inHertfordshire, England
Also located inAspenden, Hertfordshire, England     (1883 - present)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names


Wakeley is a small hamlet which was once a larger village abandoned in mediaeval times. It was an extra-parochial place until 1858, when it was made a civil parish. The civil parish was abolished in 1883 and the territory absorbed into the neighbouring parish of Aspenden.

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