Ystradyfodwg Urban District Council election, 1894

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The first election was held in December 1894.[1] [2] Three members were elected from each ward making a total of fifteen members on the authority.

Aggregate results[edit]

Ystradyfodwg Urban District Council election, 1894
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Liberal 7
  Conservative 5
  Independent Labour 2
  Independent 1

Ward No.1[edit]

Ward No.1
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Morgan Llewellyn 720
Liberal William Morgan 637
Liberal William Jones 593

Ward No.2[edit]

Ward No.2
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal William Jenkins 957
Conservative Rev William Lewis 855
Liberal William Thomas 723

Ward No.3[edit]

Ward No.3
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative John Thomas 652
Liberal Rhys S. Griffiths 574
Labour Ebenezer Davies 533

Ward No.4[edit]

Ward No.4
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Thomas Griffiths 1,108
Conservative John D. Williams 907
Conservative L.P. Griffiths 771

Ward No.5[edit]

Ward No.5
Party Candidate Votes % ±
W.H. Mathias 1,003
Labour Daniel Evans 927
Liberal Morris Morris 757

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Further Returns of the Elections". Evening Express. 19 December 1894. Retrieved 29 March 2014. 
  2. ^ "Urban District Councils". Evening Express. 21 December 1894. Retrieved 29 March 2014.