Carlton (UK Parliament constituency)

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Carlton
Former County constituency
for the House of Commons
County Nottinghamshire
Major settlements Carlton
19501983
Number of members One
Replaced by Gedling constituency

Carlton was a constituency in Nottinghamshire which returned one Member of Parliament to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom from 1950 until it was abolished for the 1983 general election. It was then partly replaced by the new Gedling constituency.

Boundaries[edit]

1950-1974: The urban districts of Arnold and Carlton; the rural district of Bingham; and the parishes of Burton Joyce, Calverton, Lambley, Stoke Bardolph, and Woodborough in the rural district of Basford.

1974-1983: The urban districts of Arnold and Carlton; and the parishes of Bestwood Park, Burton Joyce, Calverton, Lambley, Linby, Newstead, Papplewick, Stoke Bardolph, and Woodborough in the rural district of Basford.

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Member Party
1950 Sir Kenneth Pickthorn Conservative
1966 Philip Holland Conservative
1983 constituency abolished: see Gedling

Election results[edit]

Boundaries[edit]