Wolverhampton South (UK Parliament constituency)

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Wolverhampton South
Former Borough constituency
for the House of Commons
18851918
Number of members one

Wolverhampton South was a parliamentary constituency in the town of Wolverhampton in the West Midlands of England. It returned one Member of Parliament to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

History[edit]

The constituency was created by the Redistribution of Seats Act 1885 for the 1885 general election, when the former two-seat Wolverhampton constituency was divided into three single-member constituencies.

It was abolished for the 1918 general election.

Boundaries[edit]

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Member Party
1885 Charles Pelham Villiers Liberal
1886 Liberal Unionist
1898 by-election John Lloyd Gibbons Liberal Unionist
1900 Sir Henry Norman Liberal
Jan. 1910 Thomas Edgecumbe Hickman Conservative
1918 constituency abolished

Election results[edit]

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