1924 General Election

Ayr Burghs

Scottish Unionist hold / John Lawrence Baird
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 Scottish UnionistBaird, John Lawrence16,15362.3%+20.5%
 LabourAirlie, John McDiarmid9,78737.7%+6%
Majority6,36624.6%+14.5%
Turnout25,94073.5%3.5%
Swing+7.25%
By-election held due to the MP's appointment as Governor-General of Australia
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 Scottish UnionistMoore, Thomas Cecil Russell11,60146.3%-16%
 LabourDollan, Patrick Joseph8,81335.2%-2.5%
 LiberalPringle, William Mather Rutherford4,65618.6%N/A
Majority2,78811.1%-13.5%
Turnout25,07071%-2.5%
Swing-6.75%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
Search for another constituency
© 2018 Election Hub • James Phillips • Images as stated.
admin@electionhub.co.uk | @Election_Hub_
Logo made with DesignEvo