Broadwoodwidger, Deanery of Tavistoke

Chanter 225A, 394-395

  1. Population and dissenters: Forty six families, no Dissenters, no meeting house. And about 12 families in a Hamlet called Moor Quarter 4 miles from our parish church lying on the Borders of Aishwater parish & divided from our parish by the parish of Lyfton.

  2. Public or charity schools: No publick or Charity School in our Parish.

  3. Alms-house, hospital or charitable endowment: No Alms house Hospital or other charitable endowment nor any lands or tenements for or towards repairing the Church.

  4. Residence upon cure: I reside upon the cure.

  5. Curate: I have twenty three pounds per annum for serving this parish & Germans week which is one Cure.

  6. Divine service at other churches: I do.

  7. Frequency of divine service: Once Every Lords day.

  8. Frequency of communion: Five times in a year.

  9. Number of communicants: Between thirty & forty.

  10. Catechising of children: Every Lent & sometimes about Michaelmas.

  11. Chapels or chapels in ruins: None now nor I never heard of any.

    John Tindal Cur[ate] of Brentorr.
    Brentorr Curacy... John Tindal A.B. Licens’d May 25 1737. Steph. Exon. [Explanation]