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A Topographical Dictionary of England
Samuel Lewis (1831)
Transcript copyright Mel Lockie (Sep 2016)
KINGSTON, a parish in the hundred of ERMINGTON,
county of DEVON, 3¾ miles (S.W. by S.) from
Modbury, containing 525 inhabitants. The living is a
perpetual curacy, annexed to the. vicarage of Ermington,
in the archdeaconry of Totness, and diocese of
Exeter. There is a place of worship for Wesleyan Methodists.
The parish is bounded on the west by the
river Erme, and on the south by the English channel.