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Arthur Philip Stanhope, 6th Earl Stanhope (13 September 1838 - 19 April 1905), was a British politician. From 1855 to 1875 he was styled Viscount Mahon. He sat as a Member of Parliament for Leominster in 1868 and Suffolk East 1870–1875. He was Lord Lieutenant of Kent from 1890 to 1905.

He succeeded to the title of Earl Stanhope on the death of his father on 24 December 1875. He was succeeded by his son, James Richard Stanhope.


Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Arthur Walsh
Richard Arkwright
Member of Parliament for Leominster
with Richard Arkwright

Succeeded by
Richard Arkwright
Preceded by
John Henniker-Major
Frederick Snowdon Corrance
Member of Parliament for East Suffolk
with Frederick Snowdon Corrance 1870–1874
The Lord Rendlesham 1874–1875

Succeeded by
The Lord Rendlesham
Frederick St John Newdigate Barne
Honorary titles
Preceded by
The Earl Sydney
Lord Lieutenant of Kent
Succeeded by
The Marquess Camden
Peerage of Great Britain
Preceded by
Philip Henry Stanhope
Earl Stanhope
Succeeded by
James Richard Stanhope


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