1951 General Election

Inverness

Scottish Unionist hold / Malcolm Avondale Douglas-Hamilton
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 Scottish UnionistDouglas-Hamilton, Malcolm Avondale22,49764.5%+19%
 LabourMacNair, Thomas Alexander12,36135.5%+3.7%
Majority10,13629%+15.3%
Turnout34,85869.3%0.8%
Swing+7.65%
By-election held due to the MP's resignation
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 Scottish UnionistMcLean, Neil Loudon Desmond10,32941.4%-23.1%
 LiberalBannerman, John MacDonald8,99836%N/A
 LabourPaterson, William5,64222.6%-12.9%
Majority1,3315.4%-23.6%
Turnout24,969INF%0%
Swing-13.4%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
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