West Sussex (UK Parliament constituency)
|Former County constituency
for the House of Commons
|Number of members||two|
West Sussex (formally the Western division of Sussex) was a parliamentary constituency in the county of Sussex, which returned two Members of Parliament to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, elected by the bloc vote system.
1832-1885: The Rapes of Arundel, Bramber and Chichester.
Members of Parliament
|Election||1st Member||1st Party||2nd Member||2nd Party|
|1832||Lord John Lennox||Whig||The Earl of Surrey||Whig|
|1841||The Earl of March||Conservative||Charles Wyndham||Conservative|
|1854 by-election||Henry Wyndham||Conservative|
|1860 by-election||Walter Barttelot||Conservative|
|1869 by-election||The Earl of March||Conservative|
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- "The statutes of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. 2 & 3 William IV. Cap. LXIV. An Act to settle and describe the Divisions of Counties, and the Limits of Cities and Boroughs, in England and Wales, in so far as respects the Election of Members to serve in Parliament.". London: His Majesty's statute and law printers. 1832. pp. 300–383. Retrieved 2017-07-27.
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "S" (part 6)
- Craig, F. W. S. (1989) . British parliamentary election results 1832–1885 (2nd ed.). Chichester: Parliamentary Research Services. p. 472. ISBN 0-900178-26-4.
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