Manley is a wapentake in the Parts of Lindsey, the northern division of Lincolnshire, adjacent to the borders with Nottinghamshire and Yorkshire. It had a population of 130,726 in 2011. It is bounded by Yarborough to the east; by Walshcroft to the south-east; and by Aslacoe and Corringham to the south. To the south-west lies Nottinghamshire, and to the north and west, Yorkshire. The Isle of Axholme forms the western division of Manley wapentake.
It comprises the following ancient parishes:
- Burton upon Stather
- Crowle (part)*
- Manton (except Cleatham township)†
- Misson (part)‡
- West Halton
*: Partly in Yorkshire.
†: In Corringham wapentake.
‡: Mostly in Nottinghamshire.
|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