A Topographical Dictionary of England
Samuel Lewis (1831)
Transcript copyright Mel Lockie (Sep 2016)
UPLOWMAN, a parish partly in the hundred of HALBERTON, but chiefly in that of TIVERTON, county of DEVON;, 4¾ miles (E. N. E.) from Tiverton, containing 425 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Exeter, rated in the king's books at £21.0.10. John Sillifant and T. Hugo, Esqrs. were patrons in 1822. The church is dedicated to St. Peter. The river Lowman runs through the parish.