Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Borough

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
Available from Boydell and Brewer

Background Information

Right of Election:

in the freemen

Number of voters:

about 2,500

Elections

DateCandidateVotes
2 Feb. 1715SIR WILLIAM BLACKETT639
 WILLIAM WRIGHTSON550
 James Clavering263
4 Apr. 1722WILLIAM CARR1234
 SIR WILLIAM BLACKETT1158
 William Wrightson</