1852 General Election

Gloucester

(2 seats)

Radicals gain from Conservative / William Philip Price
Whig hold / Maurice Frederick FitzHardinge Berkeley
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 RadicalsPrice, William Philip83135%N/A
 WhigBerkeley, Maurice Frederick FitzHardinge78633.1%N/A
 ConservativeHope, Henry Thomas76032%N/A
Majority451.9%N/A
Estimated Turnout1,18973.3%N/A
SwingN/A
By-election held due to Berkeley's appointment as a Lord Commissioner of the Treasury
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 WhigBerkeley, Maurice Frederick FitzHardinge76153.2%N/A
 ConservativeHope, Henry Thomas67046.8%N/A
MajorityN/AN/AN/A
TurnoutN/AN/AN/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
This seat was unopposed
By-election held due to Price's resignation, by accepting the office of Steward of the Manor of Northstead, in order to seek re-election after accepting a contract for supplying huts to the army in Crimea
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 RadicalsPrice, William PhilipUnopposed
MajorityN/AN/AN/A
TurnoutN/AN/AN/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election, not the earlier by-election
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