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previous next Westminster General: 1 May 1997
Back Next Down South
County Constituency Co Down Area (Ulster)

1 Seat Electorate: 69,855 5 Candidates
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 Candidate     Party     1st Pref   Share   Status 

* Eddie McGrady  Social Democrat and Labour Lozenge   26,181   52.91%   Elected    1

Dermot Nesbitt  Ulster Unionist Lozenge   16,248   32.83%   Not Elected   
Mick Murphy1  Sinn Féin Lozenge   5,127   10.36%   Not Elected   
Julian Crozier  Alliance Lozenge   1,711   3.46%   Lost deposit   
Rosaleen McKeon  Natural Law Lozenge   219   0.44%   Lost deposit   

Total poll 49,486 70.84%

Majority  Social Democrat and Labour 9,933 20.07%

* outgoing MP
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