A Topographical Dictionary of England
Samuel Lewis (1831)
Transcript copyright Mel Lockie (Sep 2016)
OAKHAMPTON (MONK), a parish in the hundred of BLACK TORRINGTON, county of DEVON, 2 miles (E. N. E.) from Hatherleigh, containing 229 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Totness, and diocese of Exeter, rated in the king's books at £6. 14. 7. and in the patronage of Sir S. Northcote, Bart.