Barnsley

Number of seats: Not specified
County (pre 1974): Yorkshire (West Riding)
County (post 1974): South Yorkshire
Authority (1995): N/A
Nation: England
British Parliamentary Election Results 1 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 2 (ed. FWS Craig): 418
British Parliamentary Election Results 3 (ed. FWS Craig): 66
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): 52
Formed 1885
Disbanded 1983
Notes: Full name (in Craig 2) Yorkshire (West Riding), Barnsley

Elected Members

  1. Courtney Kenny

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1889*
    Date of exit: c. 1889*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Compton

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1889*
    Date of election: 11 March 1889
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1897*
    Date of exit: 11 September 1897
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Joseph Walton

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1897*
    Date of election: 28 October 1897
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  4. Joseph Walton

    Party: Co. Lib.
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Co. Lib.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  5. Frank Collindridge

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1938*
    Date of election: 16 June 1938
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1951*
    Date of exit: 16 October 1951
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: NUM
    Notes: died -delayed polling in elec1951
  6. Sidney Schofield

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1951
    Date of election: 25 October 1951
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1953*
    Date of exit: 21 January 1953
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: NUM
    Notes: Actual date of election 8 November 1951 (postponed due to death of previous Labour candidate).

Other candidates

  1. Francis Foljambe

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 1892-07-04 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  2. Ronald Greville

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 1895-07-13 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  3. William Craven-Ellis

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: 1923-12-06 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  4. William Craven-Ellis

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1929
    Date of election: 1929-05-30 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  5. Joan Hall

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: 1964-10-15 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  6. Joan Hall

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1966
    Date of election: 1966-03-31 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  7. Peter Curran

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1897*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: ILP
  8. Bruce Vernon-Wentworth

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  9. Bruce Vernon-Wentworth

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  10. Bruce Vernon-Wentworth

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1889*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
  11. Jane Ellison

    Connection with constituency: Unknown
    Year of election: 1997
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  12. Jane Ellison

    Connection with constituency: Unknown
    Year of election: 1996
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative