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Down (UK Parliament constituency)

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Down (UK Parliament constituency)

Former County constituency
for the House of Commons
Replaced by East Down, North Down, South Down and West Down
Replaced by North Down and South Down
Created from East Down, Mid Down, North Down, South Down and West Down

Down was a UK Parliament constituency in Ireland. It was a two member constituency and existed in two periods, 1801-1885 and 1922-1950.


1801-1885: The whole of County Down, excluding the Boroughs of Downpatrick and Newry.

1922-1950: The Administrative county of Down, that is the whole of County Down excluding the part in the City

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