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Manningtree, Essex

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Manningtree, Essex

Manningtree is a town and civil parish in the Tendring district of Essex, England, which lies on the River Stour. It adjoins built-up areas of Lawford to the west and Mistley to the east and the three parishes together are sometimes referred to as "Manningtree". Manningtree is a claimant for the title of smallest town in England.
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTM1031
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01206
Population900 (2001 census)

Other names by which Manningtree, Essex has been known in the past

Mainingtree ~ Maningtre Water ~ Maningtree ~ Sciddinchon

Manningtree, Essex in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Manningtree, market town and par. with ry. sta., Essex, on river Stour, 8 miles NE. of Colchester and 59 miles NE. of London, 22 ac. and 9 tidal water and foreshore, pop. 932; P.O., T.O., 2 Banks. Market-day, Thursday. Manningtree has malting and import trade.

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