Curry Rivel, a parish in the hundred of Abdick, in the county of
Somerset, 2 miles South-West of Langport, 5
miles North-West of South Petherton, and 11 miles East of Taunton. It is situated to the south of the river Parrett.
The church, dedicated to St. Andrew, is a handsome stone edifice in
the early English style and consists of nave, chancel, porch, and
tower, with clock and five bells." (Edited entry for Curry Rivel found in a National Gazetteer from the 1860s)