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1955 Orpington by-election

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Winston Loses By 45 Votes (1924)

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In Orpington Churchyard (1921)

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MP's Win Mental Patient's Freedom (1956)

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Over Cumberland's Famous Fells Aka Over Cumberlands Famous Fells (1930)

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Vandalism Gone Mad (1960)

The Orpington by-election, 1955 was a parliamentary by-election held on 20 January 1955 for the British House of Commons constituency of Orpington in Kent, England. It followed the death of the incumbent Conservative Member of Parliament (MP) Sir Waldron Smithers. The seat was held by the Conservatives.
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