Mount Victoria (New Zealand electorate)


Mount Victoria (New Zealand electorate)

Mount Victoria is a former New Zealand electorate, centred on the inner-city suburb of Mount Victoria in the southern suburbs of Wellington.

History

The seat was held by only one MP, Jack Marshall of the National Party for the whole of its existence from 1946 to 1954.

Jack Marshall became Prime Minister in the Second National Government in 1972, after Keith Holyoake retired. He was defeated by Norman Kirk in the 1975 election, and was replaced as leader of the National Party by Robert Muldoon.

Election results

Election Winner
1946 election Jack Marshall National)
1949 election
1951 election

References

  • New Zealand Parliamentary Record 1840-1984 by J. O. Wilson (1985, 4th edition, Government Printer, Wellington)




Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Mount Herbert (New Zealand electorate) — Mount Herbert was a former parliamentary electorate in the Canterbury Region of New Zealand, from 1866 to 1870. Contents 1 History 2 Members 3 Notes 4 References …   Wikipedia

  • Mount Ida (New Zealand electorate) — Mount Ida was a former parliamentary electorate in the Otago region of New Zealand, from 1871 to 1893, and then from 1902 to 1908. The electorate was represented by five Members of Parliament: David Hunter Mervyn from 1871 to 1875 Cecil Albert de …   Wikipedia

  • Ohariu-Belmont (New Zealand electorate) — Ohariu Belmont was a New Zealand Parliamentary electorate, from 1996 to 2008. Contents 1 Population centres 2 History 3 Members of Parliament for Ohariu Belmont 4 …   Wikipedia

  • Christchurch North (New Zealand electorate) — Christchurch North is a former New Zealand Parliamentary electorate. The electorate was in the northern suburbs of Christchurch, New Zealand.[citation needed] Contents 1 History 2 Election results …   Wikipedia

  • Port Chalmers (New Zealand electorate) — Port Chalmers then Chalmers was a parliamentary electorate in the Otago region of New Zealand, from 1866 to 1938. It was centred on the town of Port Chalmers, the main port of Dunedin and Otago. Contents 1 History 2 Members 2.1 1866 to 1893 …   Wikipedia

  • Northern Division (New Zealand electorate) — Northern Division was a two member parliamentary electorate in the Auckland Region, New Zealand from 1853 to 1870. Contents 1 Geographic distribution 2 History 3 Members of Parliament 4 …   Wikipedia

  • Christchurch (New Zealand electorate) — This article is about the former Christchurch (New Zealand) electorate. For other uses, see Christchurch (disambiguation). Christchurch was a parliamentary electorate in Christchurch, New Zealand. It existed three times. Originally it was the… …   Wikipedia

  • Auckland (New Zealand electorate) — Auckland (or, more formally, City of Auckland) was a New Zealand electorate. It covered the core of Auckland during the early days of New Zealand democracy, when the city was small enough to be covered by two or three seats. History The City of… …   Wikipedia

  • Masterton (New Zealand electorate) — Masterton was a New Zealand electorate, focused on the town of Masterton and the surrounding area. History The electorate of Masterton was created at the 1887 elections. Its boundaries were roughly based on those of the Wairarapa North electorate …   Wikipedia

  • Matakana (New Zealand electorate) — Matakana is a former New Zealand electorate, in the Thames Coromandel District. It existed from 1993 to 1996. Contents 1 Geographic coverage 2 History 3 Members 4 References …   Wikipedia


We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.