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historical tale of the celebrated Lisburn election, 1863

Alexander M"Cann

historical tale of the celebrated Lisburn election, 1863

by Alexander M"Cann

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Published by [s.n.] in [S.l.] .
Written in English


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StatementBy Alexander M"Cann.
The Physical Object
Pagination16p. ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18209792M

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Forgotten early history of Castlereagh revealed in a new book launched at Lisburn Museum News, Press Release Forgotten early history of Castlereagh revealed in a new book launched at Lisburn . ‘Lisburn ’ exhibition opens at the Irish Linen Centre & Lisburn Museum. A major new exhibition detailing the events in Lisburn from Armistice () to the unveiling of the town’s war memorial in opened at the museum on June 26 th The display includes rare and unusual material relating to the August ‘Swanzy Riots’, which saw much of Lisburn burned.

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Historical tale of the celebrated Lisburn election, 1863 by Alexander M"Cann Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Lisburn by-election of February was called for by the resignation of Jonathan Richardson, who had held the seat as a Conservative, since Of the two candidates, John Dougherty Barbour (son of Hilden mill owner William Barbour) was a Radical, Edwin Wingfield Verner a Tory.

Lisburn itself was a staunchly Tory town. Edward Wingfield Verner was elected as Member of Parliament for the Borough of Lisburn inand retained the seat till Sir Richard Wallace was returned unopposed in and represented Lisburn till In the Borough was absorbed.

contested parliamentary elections in the borough of lisburn, In the "good old days" prior to the adoption of the Ballot Act, and the placing of restrictions on the energies and activities of candidates, a contested election in the Borough of Lisburn was "a thing of beauty and a joy for ever.".

The Connolly family were well-known in the Lisburn area. William Connolly, who died inhad been a publican in the town. After his death his wife Mary took over the business, at that time located at 33 Market Square, Lisburn.

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It was won by the unopposed Conservative candidate Sir Richard Wallace.‘LisburnCommunity Conflict and Commemoration after the Great War’ Exhibition ‘LisburnCommunity Conflict and Commemoration after the Great War’ is a new exhibition detailing the events in Lisburn from the immediate aftermath of the Great War () to the ‘Swanzy Riots’, through to the unveiling of the town’s war memorial in This.