DOWLAND, a parish in the hundred of NORTH TAWTON with WINKLEY,
county of DEVON, 5 miles
(N. N. E.) from Hatherleigh, containing 196 inhabitants.
The living is a perpetual curacy, in the archdeaconry of
Barnstaple, and diocese of Exeter, endowed with £400
private benefaction, and £400 royal bounty, and in the patronage of Sir S. H. Northcote, Bart.