Hastings (electoral district)

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Hastings was a federal electoral district represented in the Canadian House of Commons from 1968 to 1979. It was located in the province of Ontario. This riding was created in 1966 from parts of Hastings South and Hastings—Frontenac ridings.

It consisted of the City of Belleville and the Townships of Cashel, Dungannon, Elzevir, Faraday, Grimsthorpe, Hungerford, Huntingdon, Lake, Limerick, Madoc, Marmora, Mayo, Thurlow, Tudor, Tyendinaga and Wollaston in the County of Hastings.

The electoral district was abolished in 1976 when it was redistributed between Prince Edward and Hastings—Frontenac ridings.

Election results[edit]

Canadian federal election, 1968
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative GRILLS, Lee 13,555
Liberal TEMPLE, Robert 10,875
New Democratic BURSHAW, Donald G. 3,195
Canadian federal election, 1972
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative ELLIS, Jack 16,591
Liberal FOLLWELL, Frank 11,391
New Democratic BRETHOUR, Elridge G. 3,378
Canadian federal election, 1974
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative ELLIS, Jack 14,893
Liberal KURCHAK, Marie 12,474
New Democratic SANDERS, Bob 3,382
Social Credit HAWLEY, Floyd 194

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