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previous next Westminster General: 8 October 1959
Back Next Belfast South
Borough Constituency Belfast Area (Ulster)

1 Seat Electorate: 59,864 4 Candidates
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 Candidate     Party     1st Pref   Share   Status 

Sheelagh Murnaghan  Liberal Lozenge   3,253   7.54%   Elected    ♀  
Norman Searight  Northern Ireland Labour Lozenge   9,318   21.58%   Not Elected      ♂
Brendan O'Reilly  Sinn Féin Lozenge   434   1.01%   Lost deposit      ♂
* Sir David Campbell  Unionist Lozenge   30,164   69.87%   Not Elected    1   ♂

Total poll 43,169 72.11%

Majority  Liberal -6,065 - 14.05%

* outgoing MP (1)
Candidates: 1 female (♀), 3 male (♂)
 
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