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History of Federal Ridings since 1867



DURHAM--NORTHUMBERLAND, Ontario (1979 - 1988)


See:NORTHUMBERLAND--DURHAM (Ontario)(1968 - 1979)
ONTARIO (Ontario)(1925 - 1997)

Representation Order, 1976

DURHAM-NORTHUMBERLAND consisting of:

(a) that part of the Regional Municipality of Durham contained in: (i) the Township of Scugog; (ii) the Town of Newcastle;

(b) that part of the County of Northumberland contained in: (i) the Township of Hope; (ii) that part of the Township of Hamilton lying west of the Town of Cobourg and south of the Macdonald-Cartier Freeway (Highway No. 401); (iii) the Town of Cobourg;

(c) that part of the County of Peterborough contained in the Township of Cavan;

(d) that part of the County of Victoria contained in the Township of Manvers.

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
31 1979/05/22 LAWRENCE, Allan Barrister  21,502 52.39% P.C. 
WILSON, Ian Surgeon  10,748 26.19% Lib. 
MCLAUGHLIN, Fred Teacher  8,393 20.45% N.D.P. 
MARTTILA, Robert Professional engineer  367 0.89% Libert. 
PLATT, Robert C. Railway worker  29 0.07% M.-L. 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
32 1980/02/18 LAWRENCE, Allan Barrister  17,587 45.08% P.C. 
SCHAMERHORN, Ed Clergyman  11,587 29.70% Lib. 
MCLAUGHLIN, Fred Teacher  9,453 24.23% N.D.P. 
MARTTILA, Bob Professional engineer  374 0.96% Libert. 
PLATT, Robert C. Railway worker  16 0.04% M.-L. 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
33 1984/09/04 LAWRENCE, Allan Barrister and solicitor  24,968 59.34% P.C. 
CAMPBELL, Darce Realtor  8,740 20.77% Lib. 
GRIERSON, Roy Retired  7,805 18.55% N.D.P. 
FLYNN, Brian Unemployed  353 0.84% Rhino 
PAGE, Gordon W. Machinist  211 0.50% Libert. 

The electoral district was abolished in 1988.


See:DURHAM (Ontario)(1988 - 2004)
VICTORIA--HALIBURTON (Ontario)(1968 - 1998)


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