Down

Number of seats: Not specified
County (pre 1974): Down
County (post 1974): N/A
Authority (1995): N/A
Nation: Northern Ireland
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): 624
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
Formed 1922
Disbanded 1950
Notes: Constituency of same name also existed 1832-1885.

Elected Members

  1. John Simms

    Party: Unionist
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1931
    Date of exit: 27 October 1931
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Unionist
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  2. David Reid

    Party: Unionist
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1939*
    Date of exit: 23 March 1939
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Unionist
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Castlereagh

    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: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  4. James Little

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1939*
    Date of election: 10 May 1939
    Nature of election: By-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: Sat as Independent Unionist from May 1945.
  5. James Little

    Party: Ind. Un.
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 5 July 1945
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1946*
    Date of exit: 31 March 1946
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Ind. Un.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  6. Walter Smiles

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 5 July 1945
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  7. Charles Mullan

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1946*
    Date of election: 6 June 1946
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None

Other candidates

  1. Desmond Donnelly

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1946*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Labour
    Notes: