1877 04 13 Redcar Local Board of Health Election

Accreditation The Redcar and Saltburn-by-the-Sea Gazette 13/04/1877.


            The results of the election of three members to serve on this Board, in place of Messrs. Fairbridge, Harrison, and Mallaby, who retired by rotation, has been the return of Messrs. Thos. Blatherwick, Geo. Wren, and John Harrison. Ten persons were nominated for three vacancies, but Mr. Mallaby retired from the contest before the voting papers were printed. Mr. J. H. Webster (chairman of the Board) was the returning officer. The names of the candidates, with the number of votes recorded for each, are as follows:-

Thomas Blatherwick, farmer  174

George Wren, farmer 162

John Harrison, draper 122

Robert Garbutt, farmer 114

William Fairbridge, yeoman 112

William Previll, butcher 97

Henry Hudson, ironmonger 79

Watson Dixon, draper 37

John Fleck, plumber 25


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