Glamorganshire (UK Parliament constituency)
|Former County constituency
for the House of Commons
|Number of members||two|
|Replaced by||East Glamorganshire, South Glamorganshire, Mid Glamorganshire, Gower and Rhondda|
Glamorganshire was a parliamentary constituency in Wales, returning two Members of Parliament (MPs) to the British House of Commons. The Redistribution of Seats Act 1885 divided it into five new constituencies: East Glamorganshire, South Glamorganshire, Mid Glamorganshire, Gower and Rhondda.
This constituency comprised the whole of Glamorganshire.
Members of Parliament
|Election||First member||1st Party||2nd member||2nd Party|
|1832||representation increased to two members under the Reform Act 1832|
|1832||Christopher Rice Mansel Talbot||Liberal||Lewis Weston Dillwyn|
|1837||Edwin Wyndham-Quin, Viscount Adare|
|1857||Sir Henry Hussey Vivian|
|1885||constituency abolished: see East Glamorganshire, South Glamorganshire, Mid Glamorganshire, Gower and Rhondda|
- A map of Glamorganshire in 1885, showing its new divisions.
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "G" (part 1)[self-published source][better source needed]
- Boundary Commission review Original Map from 1832 showing Glamorganshire constituency