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Mid Kent
Constituency
Elects One MPs
Created 1868 (1868)
Abolished 1885 (1885)

Mid Kent was a parliamentary constituency in the county of Kent, which returned two Members of Parliament to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

It was created for the 1868 general election, and abolished for the 1885 general election, when the three two-member constituencies (East Kent, Mid Kent and West Kent) were replaced by several new single-member constituencies: Ashford, Dartford, Faversham, Isle of Thanet, Medway, St Augustines, Sevenoaks and Tunbridge.

A later single-member constituency called Mid Kent existed from 1983 to 1997.

Members of Parliament

Election 1st Member 1st Party 2nd Member 2nd Party
1868 William Hart Dyke Conservative William Amherst Conservative
1880 Sir Sir Edmund Filmer, Bt Conservative
1884 by-election John Stewart Gathorne-Hardy Conservative
1885 constituency abolished

Election results

References


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