1955 General Election

Galloway

Scottish Unionist hold / John Hamilton Mackie
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 Scottish UnionistMackie, John Hamilton15,89366.9%+5.3%
 LabourGray, William S7,87933.1%+6.8%
Majority8,01433.8%-1.5%
Turnout23,77269.2%-6.4%
Swing-0.75%
By-election held due to the MP's death
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 Scottish UnionistBrewis, Henry John13,20449.9%-17%
 LiberalMackay, Simon Brooke6,72125.4%N/A
 LabourCross, W6,52024.7%-8.4%
Majority6,48324.5%-9.3%
Turnout26,445INF%0%
Swing-11.9%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
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