To the Revd the Minister of Newton St Cyres

Chanter 232A, 151

  1. Residence, curate and lecturer: I reside in my own Vicarage House - have no Lecturer.

  2. Other benefices: But one viz: Newton St Cyres.

  3. Divine service at other churches: At no Church but my own.

  4. Frequency of divine service: Twice on the Lords Day with a Sermon in the morning & afternoon.

  5. Frequency of communion: Six times in the year - about eighty communicants.

  6. Catechising of children: Generally during the Season of Lent, sometimes in the Summer.

  7. Church fabric: Yes.

  8. Glebe terrier: We have a Terrier.

  9. Number of families: One hundred and, Seventy Six or there abouts.

  10. Chapels: No Chapel.

  11. Papists, dissenters and meeting houses: We have no Papists or Dissenters of any kind, or Denomination.

  12. School, alms-houses, hospital and charitable endowments: Have three Schools, but not one that can properly be call'd a Publick School no Alms-House, Hospital, or parochial Library.

  13. Charity: Five Shillings a year out of an Estate call'd higher St James's Tree in the Parish of Woolfardishworthy. paid every year. No Lands or Tenements left. What other small Benefactions have been left, have been duly applied.

    Priest's orders and institution: Date of my Institution March 7th 1776
    Date of my Priest's Orders June 23d 1765

    My Lord
    I hope the above answers will meet with your Lordships approbation, A Letter directed to me at Newton St. Cyres near Exeter will reach your Lordships most obe[dien]t & respectfull humble Servt.
    J Hoblyn