Glasgow Craigton (UK Parliament constituency)

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Glasgow Craigton
Former Burgh constituency
for the House of Commons
Subdivisions of Scotland City of Glasgow
19551983
Number of members One

Glasgow Craigton was a burgh constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom from 1955 until 1983.

It elected one Member of Parliament (MP) using the first-past-the-post voting system.

Boundaries[edit]

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Member Party
1955 Jack Browne Conservative
1959 Bruce Millan Labour
1983 constituency abolished

Elections[edit]

Elections in the 1950s[edit]

General Election 1955: [1]

Electorate

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative
Labour
Majority
Turnout
Conservative win
General Election 1959: [2]

Electorate

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal
Majority
Turnout
Conservative hold Swing

Elections in the 1960s[edit]

General Election 1964: [3]

Electorate

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour
Conservative
Liberal
Majority
Turnout
Labour gain from Conservative Swing
General Election 1966: [4]

Electorate

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour
Conservative
Liberal
Majority
Turnout
Labour hold Swing

Elections in the 1970s[edit]

General Election 1970: [5]

Electorate

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal
Majority
Turnout
Conservative gain from Labour Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ British parliamentary election results, 1950-1973 by FWS Craig
  2. ^ F W S Craig, British Parliamentary Election Results 1950-1973; Political Reference Publications, Glasgow 1973
  3. ^ F W S Craig, British Parliamentary Election Results 1950-1973; Political Reference Publications, Glasgow 1973
  4. ^ British parliamentary election results, 1950-1973 by FWS Craig
  5. ^ British parliamentary election results, 1950-1973 by FWS Craig