1880 General Election

Westminster

(2 seats)

Conservative hold / William Henry Smith
Conservative hold / Charles Russell
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 ConservativeSmith, William Henry9,09329.3%N/A
 ConservativeRussell, Charles8,93028.8%N/A
 LiberalMorley, John6,56421.2%N/A
 LiberalHobhouse, Arthur6,44320.8%N/A
Majority2,3667.6%N/A
Estimated Turnout15,51573.6%N/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election, not the 11 Aug 1877 by-election
This seat was unopposed
By-election held due to Russell's resignation
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 ConservativePercy, Algernon Malcolm ArthurUnopposed
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 Smith's appointment as Secretary of State for War
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 ConservativeSmith, William HenryUnopposed
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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