1909 Edinburgh South by-election

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The Edinburgh South by-election of 1909 was held on 4 March 1909. The by-election was held due to the incumbent Liberal MP, Arthur Dewar, being appointed Solicitor General for Scotland. It was retained by Dewar.[1]

Edinburgh South by-election, 1909[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Arthur Dewar 8,186
Conservative Harold B Cox 6,965


  1. ^ http://www.leighrayment.com/commons.htm
  2. ^ "South Edinburgh Election". Surrey Mirror. 5 March 1909. Retrieved 11 October 2016 – via British Newspaper Archive.