Historian and antiquary Rev. John Pike Jones, BA, (1793- Feb 4 1857), Vicar of Alton Staffs 1829-57 and rector of Butterleigh 1832-1857. He was born in Chudleigh, and was Curate of North Bovey 1816-21. He was a keen politician and was nicknamed "Bovey Jones". He authored an impressive number of books and became involved in a bitter controversy with the Bishop of Exeter in 1820. Google with the Archive Organization has sponsored the digitisation of books from several libraries. The Internet Archive makes available, in its Community Texts Collection (originally known as Open Source Books), books that have been digitised by Google from a number of libraries. These are books on which copyright has expired, and are available free for educational and research use. The copy of this rare book is available from the Internet Archive.