Extract from National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868):
SOUTH POOL, a parish in the hundred of Coleridge, county Devon, 4½ miles S.E. of
Kingsbridge, its post town. It is situated on Salcombe Creek, and includes the hamlets
of North Poole and Frogmoor. The tithes have been commuted for a rent-charge of £376,
and there are 45½ acres of glebe. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Exeter,
value £486. The church is dedicated to St. Cyriac. The parochial charities produce
about £3 per annum.