Clyst St Lawrence
A Topographical Dictionary of England
Samuel Lewis (1831)
Transcript copyright Mel Lockie (Sep 2016)
CLIST (ST. LAWRENCE), a parish in the hundred of CLISTON, county of DEVON, 5 miles (S. by E.) from Cullompton, containing 149 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Exeter, rated in the king's books at £9. 4. 4½., and in the patronage of the Mayor and Corporation of Exeter. The church contains an elegant wooden screen.