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Ryde - 1894 (Roll: 2,181)
Won by Free Trade
Nominations: Saturday, 14 July 1894
Candidate Party Votes Votes %
Farnell, Frank (Re-elected) Free Trade 927 54.75
Forsythe, John Ind Free Trade 137 8.09
Lennon, John Ind Labor 216 12.76
Rees, John Thomas Ind Labor 43 2.54
Terry, Edward Ind Free Trade 370 21.85
Formal Votes 1,693
Informal Votes 17 0.99
Total Votes / Turnout 1,710 78.40
Notes: Farnell was a sitting MP for Central Cumberland. Lennon is listed as an Independent Labor candidate in the Australian Workman, modified pledge Labor in the Brisbane Worker 7 July, and is listed here as Independent Labor. Rees was listed as 'LEL' in the DT, but is not mentioned in either the Australian Workman or Worker, but the affiliation Independent Labor has also been adopted.