Open a form to report problems or contribute information

 
1 Introduction 2 Message details 3 Upload file 4 Submitted

Help and advice for Eggesford 1831

If you have found a problem on this page then please report it on the following form. We will then do our best to fix it. If you are wanting advice then the best place to ask is on the area's specific email lists. All the information that we have is in the web pages, so please do not ask us to supply something that is not there. We are not able to offer a research service.

If you wish to report a problem, or contribute information, then do use the following form to tell us about it.

We are in the process of upgrading the site to implement a content management system.

Eggesford

from

A Topographical Dictionary of England

by

 Samuel Lewis (1831)

Transcript copyright Mel Lockie (Sep 2016)

EGGESFORD, a parish in the hundred of NORTH TAWTON with WINKLEY, county of DEVON, 2½ miles (S.) from Chulmleigh, containing 144 inhabitants. The living is a discharged rectory, in the archdeaconry of Barnstaple, and diocese of Essex, rated in the kings books at £7. 18. 9., endowed with £200 private benefaction, and £200 royal bounty, and in the patronage of the Hon. Newton Fellowes. Here was formerly an hospital founded by Ibote Reigny.