1955 General Election

Bermondsey

Labour hold / Robert Joseph Mellish
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LabourMellish, Robert Joseph21,70976.7%-2.2%
 ConservativeOrr-Ewing, Catherine4,30915.2%-0.6%
 LiberalWilson, Harry Ball1,5545.5%+0.2%
 Independent Labour PartyBirkett, H Stanley7152.5%N/A
Majority17,40061.5%-1.6%
Turnout28,28769.5%-8.7%
Swing-0.8%