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Romansleigh (St. Rumon)

ROMANSLEIGH (St. Rumon), a parish, in the union of South Molton, hundred of Witheridge, South Molton and N. divisions of the county of Devon, 3¼ miles (S. by E.) from South Molton; containing 239 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, valued in the king's books at £10. 14. 9½., and in the gift of Sir T. D. Acland, Bart.: the tithes have been commuted for £190, and the glebe comprises 150 acres.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858.