Lewis Carter-Jones

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Lewis Carter-Jones CBE (17 November 1920 – 26 August 2004) was a British Labour Party politician.

Early life[edit]

Carter-Jones was educated at Bridgend County School and University College of Wales, Aberystwyth. He was head of business studies at Yale Grammar Technical School, Wrexham, and a rugby union referee.

Parliamentary career[edit]

Carter-Jones contested Chester in a 1956 by-election and at the 1959 general election. He was Member of Parliament for Eccles from 1964 general election until he retired at the 1987 general election. His successor was Joan Lestor.


  • The Times Guide to the House of Commons, Times Newspapers Ltd, 1966 & 1983
  • Whitkaker's Almanack 2005

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Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
William Proctor
Member of Parliament for Eccles
Succeeded by
Joan Lestor