Trinity—Conception

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Trinity—Conception
Newfoundland and Labrador electoral district
Defunct federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
District created 1949
District abolished 1966
First contested 1949
Last contested 1965

Trinity—Conception was a federal electoral district in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, that was represented in the Canadian House of Commons from 1949 to 1968.

This riding was created in 1949 when Newfoundland joined the Canadian Confederation.

It was abolished in 1966 when it was merged into Bonavista—Trinity—Conception riding.

It consisted of the Districts of Trinity North, Trinity South, Carbonear-Bay de Verde, Harbour Grace, and Port de Grave.

Election results[edit]

Canadian federal election, 1949
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Leonard Stick 10,929
Progressive Conservative Richard Cramm 3,149
Canadian federal election, 1953
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Leonard Stick 8,814
Progressive Conservative Alfred Ernest Simmons 2,704
Co-operative Commonwealth Edgar Alexander Russell 707
Canadian federal election, 1957
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Leonard Stick 8,360
Progressive Conservative Arthur E. Harnett 3,707
Canadian federal election, 1958
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal James Roy Tucker 12,599
Progressive Conservative Arthur E. Harnett 8,897
Canadian federal election, 1962
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal James Roy Tucker 12,104
Progressive Conservative Albert B. Butt 6,996
Canadian federal election, 1963
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal James Roy Tucker 12,331
Progressive Conservative Albert B. Butt 4,856
Canadian federal election, 1965
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal James Roy Tucker 10,377
Progressive Conservative Joseph G. Noel 4,656
Independent Liberal Samuel Drover 1,022
New Democratic Harold Horwood 560

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