Kirton Wapentake

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Kirton Wapentake, shown within Holland, Lincolnshire

Kirton is a wapentake in the Parts of Holland, the south-east division of Lincolnshire. It had a population of 43,731 in 2011. It is bounded by Elloe Wapentake to the south; by Skirbeck Wapentake to the north-east; by Horncastle Soke in Lindsey to the north-east; and by Aswardhurn and Aveland in Kesteven to the west.

It comprises the following ancient parishes:

*: East of the Witham in Skirbeck wapentake.

Wapentakes of Lincolnshire

Holland: Elloe • Kirton • Skirbeck • Kesteven: Aswardhurn • Aveland • Beltisloe • Boothby Graffoe • Flaxwell • Grantham Soke • Langoe • Loveden • Ness • Winnibriggs and Threo • Lindsey: West Riding: Aslacoe • Corringham • Manley • Lawress • Well • North Riding: Bradley Haverstoe • Ludborough • Walshcroft • Yarborough • South Riding: Bolingbroke • Calceworth • Candleshoe • Gartree • Hill • Horncastle • Louth Eske • Wraggoe