West Cheshire (UK Parliament constituency)
|Former County constituency
for the House of Commons
|Number of members||two|
It was created upon the abolition of North Cheshire and South Cheshire in 1868 and the redivision of Cheshire into West Cheshire, East Cheshire, Mid Cheshire and Stalybridge. In 1885, the first three of these were abolished and re-divided into eight constituencies: Altrincham, Crewe, Eddisbury, Hyde, Knutsford, Macclesfield, Northwich and Wirral.
1868-1885: The Hundreds of Broxton, Eddisbury, Nantwich, and Wirral, and the City and County of the City of Chester.
Members of Parliament
|Election||First member||First party||Second member||Second Party|
|1868||Sir Philip Grey Egerton, Bt||Conservative||John Tollemache||Conservative|
|1872 by-election||Hon. Wilbraham Tollemache||Conservative|
|1881 by-election||Henry James Tollemache||Conservative|
- "Representation of the People Act 1867." (PDF). Retrieved 2017-07-27.