Medway Elects
Rochester

29 July - 26 August 1847

Results

The following results were declared by the returning officer:

Candidate Party Votes %
  Ralph Bernal Whig 637 29.2
  Thomas Twisden Hodges Whig 617 28.3
  William Bodkin * Conservative 464 21.3
  James Douglas Stoddart Dogulas * Conservative 462 21.2
Majority 20 0.9
Turnout 2,180 75.1
  Whig gain from Conservative
  Whig gain from Conservative

* Denotes member of parliament standing for re-election

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