1857 General Election

Oxford

(2 seats)

Whig hold / James Haughton Langston
Whig gain from Radicals / Charles Neate
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 WhigLangston, James Haughton1,67141.9%N/A
 WhigNeate, Charles1,05726.5%N/A
 PeeliteCardwell, Edward1,01625.5%N/A
 RadicalsGaselee, Stephen2456.1%N/A
Majority411%N/A
Estimated Turnout1,99575.1%N/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election, not the 4 Jan 1853 by-election
By-election held due to Neate's election being declared void on account of bribery
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 PeeliteCardwell, Edward1,08549.5%N/A
 Independent LiberalThackerary, William Makepeace1,10850.5%N/A
MajorityN/AN/AN/A
TurnoutN/AN/AN/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
Search for another constituency