A Topographical Dictionary of England
Samuel Lewis (1831)
Transcript copyright Mel Lockie (Sep 2016)
INWARDLEIGH, a parish in the hundred of BLACK TORRINGTON, county of DEVON, 3¾ miles (N. W. by N.) from Oakhampton, containing 540 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Totness, and diocese of Exeter, rated in the king's books at £16. 11. 3., and in the patronage of the Rev. Richard Holland.