KELLY, a parish in the hundred of LIFTON, county
of DEVON, 4¾ miles (E. S. E.) from Launceston, containing
218 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the
archdeaconry of Totness, and diocese of Exeter, rated
in the king's books at £9 8. 9. and in the patronage of the Trustees of - Kelly, a minor. The church is
dedicated to St. Mary. In the vicinity is Romsden
Castle, an ancient encampment with a single vallum.