Galloway

Number of seats: Not specified
County (pre 1974): Kirkcudbrightshire and Wigtownshire
County (post 1974): Dumfries and Galloway
Authority (1995): N/A
Nation: Scotland
British Parliamentary Election Results 1 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 2 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 3 (ed. FWS Craig): 595
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): 634
Formed 1918
Disbanded 1983
Notes: Full name (in Craig 4) Kirkcudbrightshire and Wigtownshire, Galloway

Elected Members

  1. Gilbert McMicking

    Party: Co. Lib.
    Constituency connections: Area
    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
  2. Cecil Dudgeon

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1924
    Date of exit: 29 October 1924
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Arthur Henniker-Hughan

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1924
    Date of election: 29 October 1924
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1925*
    Date of exit: 4 October 1925
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  4. Cecil Dudgeon

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1929
    Date of election: 30 May 1929
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1931
    Date of exit: 27 October 1931
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  5. John Mackie

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1931
    Date of election: 27 October 1931
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1945
    Date of exit: 5 July 1945
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  6. John Mackie

    Party: Ind. Con.
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 5 July 1945
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1958*
    Date of exit: 29 December 1958
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Ind. Con.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Cons whip restored 1948
  7. Henry Brewis

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1959*
    Date of election: 9 April 1959
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1974²
    Date of exit: 10 October 1974
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  8. George Thompson

    Party: SNP
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1974²
    Date of election: 10 October 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1979
    Date of exit: 3 May 1979
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: SNP
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None

Other candidates

  1. Cecil Dudgeon

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1924
    Date of election: 1924-10-29 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  2. Cecil Dudgeon

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1931
    Date of election: 1931-10-27 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  3. Alan Thompson

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
  4. Alan Thompson

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1951
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
  5. George Thompson

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1974¹
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: SNP
  6. William Watson

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  7. Cecil Dudgeon

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1925*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal