Holcomb Burnell, Dunsford

Chanter 225A, 200-201

  1. Population and dissenters: There are in ye Parish about Eight & thirty familys, & no dissenters of any denomination whatsoever.

  2. Public or charity schools: There <are> no Charity-Schools.

  3. Alms-house, hospital or charitable endowment: There are no Endowed Alms-houses, Neither are there any lands for ye repair of ye Church.

  4. Residence upon cure: I doe constantly reside on ye Vicarage.

  5. Curate: Curate I have none.

  6. Divine service at other churches: I doe not.

  7. Frequency of divine service: I preach twice on every Sunday, & read prayers as Enjoyn’d, both parts of ye day, & on Festivals.

  8. Frequency of communion: Four times.

  9. Number of communicants: There are generally about twenty Communicants yt receive (ye familys being but small) at ye four usual times mention’d before, & there are others who have not since Confirmation.

  10. Catechising of children: The Children are Catechiz’d once a year about July, & they are Orderly sent without any omission.

  11. Chapels or chapels in ruins: There are no Chapels, or place of Worship, but ye Parish-Church only; Ther’s no decay’d Chapel.

    Loveys Woolcombe. Vicar

    Holcomb-Burnell V... Loveys Woolcombe, A.B.
    inst. November 20th 1714. Presb. May 30th 1708.
    Ofspring. Exon. [Explanation]