A Topographical Dictionary of England
Samuel Lewis (1831)
Transcript copyright Mel Lockie (Sep 2016)
COOKBURY, a parish in the hundred of BLACK TORRINGTON, county of DEVON, 4¾ miles (E. N. E.) from Holsworthy, containing 282 inhabitants. The living is a perpetual curacy, annexed to the rectory of Milton-Damerell, in the archdeaconry of Totness, and diocese of Exeter.