Wellington (Shropshire) (UK Parliament constituency)

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Wellington (Shropshire)
Former County constituency
for the House of Commons
1885 (1885)1918 (1918)
Number of members one

Wellington (Shropshire) is a former United Kingdom Parliamentary constituency, formally known as The Mid (or Wellington) Division of Shropshire. It was a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom from 1885 to 1918. It elected one Member of Parliament.

Boundaries[edit]

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Member Party
1885 Alexander Brown Liberal Unionist
1906 Sir Charles Solomon Henry Liberal
1918 Constituency abolished

Election results[edit]

Charles Solomon Henry
1906 General Election: Wellington (Shropshire)

Electorate

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Charles Solomon Henry 4,806 60.68
Liberal Unionist Hildebrand Harmsworth 3,114 39.32
Majority 1,692
Liberal gain from Liberal Unionist Swing
Turnout


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