A Topographical Dictionary of England, Samuel Lewis, London 1831

Dorsetshire

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STOKE-ABBAS, a parish in the hundred of BEAMINSTER-FORUM and REDHONE, Bridport division of the county of DORSET, 2 miles (W. by S.) from Beaminster, containing 615 inhabitants.

The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Dorset, and diocese of Bristol, rated in the king's books at 9. 15., and in the patronage of the Warden and Fellows of New College, Oxford. The church is dedicated to St. Mary.

Volume 4, page 191

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