Medway Elects
Rochester By-election

8 February 1856

Results

The following results were declared by the returning officer:

Candidate Party Votes %
  Philip Wykeham-Martin Radical 560 52.9
  William Bodkin Conservative 499 47.1
Majority 61 5.8
Turnout 1,059 90.5
  Radical gain from Conservative

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