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Northumberland - 1874-5 (Roll: 3,095)
Nominations: Monday, 14 December 1874, Polling: Thursday, 17 December 1874
Candidate Votes Votes %
Hannell, James (Defeated) 1,083 45.35
Stevens, Charles James (Elected) 1,305 54.65
Formal Votes 2,388
Informal Votes 59 2.41
Total Votes / Turnout 2,447 79.06
Persons Voting / Turnout 2,447 79.06
Notes: Stevens had been defeated the previous week in Newcastle.
Source: Report of nominations, Miners' Advocate and Northumberland Record, 16 November, results 19 December 1874, p.2 col.3-5. Detailed reports of nominations also in Maitlnd Mercury 15 December p.2 col.4-5, continued 17 December, p.4 col.4, Mercury later carrying same totals as the Miners' Advocate. Another report of nominations, SMH 16 December 1874, p.4 col.4-5, with results from SMH 19 December 1874, p.8 col.3, though SMH reported 60 informal votes.
Corrections: The Statistical Record reported 2425 votes, while a figure of 2447 was reported in the Parliamentary Papers. This second figure has been used as it matches the totals in the Maitland Mercury and the Miners' Advocate.