North Louth (UK Parliament constituency)
|Former County constituency|
|for the House of Commons|
|Number of members||One|
|Created from||Dundalk and Louth|
North Louth was a parliamentary constituency in Ireland, which returned one Member of Parliament (MP) to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom from 1885 to 1918. Prior to the 1885 general election and after the dissolution of Parliament in 1918 the area was part of the Louth constituency.
This constituency comprised the northern part of County Louth. The seat was defined under the Redistribution of Seats Act 1885 as comprising the baronies of Louth, Lower and Upper Dundalk, the parish of Killany. and that part of the parish of Louth included in the Barony of Ardee.
Members of Parliament
Joseph Nolan (Official Nationalist) 2581
Philip Callan (Independent Nationalist) 1451
Joseph Nolan (uncontested)
T. M. Healy (Anti-Parnellite) 2268
Philip Callan (Independent Nationalist) 1569
T. M. Healy (Anti-Parnellite) 2294
Joseph Nolan (Parnellite) 1433
T. M. Healy (Independent Nationalist) 1604
E. H. Burker (Official Nationalist) 1285
T. M. Healy (uncontested)
T. M. Healy (All-for-Ireland League) 2432
Richard Hazleton (Official Nationalist) 2333
Richard Hazleton (Official Nationalist) 2509
T. M. Healy (All-for-Ireland League) 2021
1911 by-election The general election result was overturned by petition.
Augustine Roche (uncontested)
1916 by-election Roche had died.
P. J. Whitty (Official Nationalist) 2299
Bernard Hamill (Independent Nationalist) 1810
- Parliamentary Election Results in Ireland, 1801-1922, edited by B.M. Walker (Royal Irish Academy 1978)
- Debrett's Guide to the House of Commons and Judicial Bench, 1918
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "L" (part 4)[self-published source][better source needed]
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