1868 General Election

Colchester

(2 seats)

Liberal hold / John Gurdon Rebow
Liberal gain from Conservative / William Brewer
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LiberalRebow, John Gurdon1,46727.2%N/A
 LiberalBrewer, William1,41726.3%N/A
 ConservativeKarslake, Edward Kent1,28423.8%N/A
 ConservativeLearmonth, Alexander1,21722.6%N/A
Majority1332.5%N/A
Estimated Turnout2,69384.6%N/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election, not the 15 Feb 1867 by-election
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change