Oxfordshire History Centre

A manuscript 'Plan of the Polling place' for the Oxfordshire election of 1754. The plan shows the fourteen polling booths constructed for the election in Broad Street, Oxford. It also emphasizes, for example, a 'Passage rail'd in to keep the Croud off the Coaches' bringing people to vote.

Oxfordshire History Centre; QSX 1/2

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Candidate: Philip Wenman
Candidate: James Dashwood
Candidate: Thomas Parker
Candidate: Edward Turner
Constituency: Oxfordshire
date: 1754
date: c1754
Election: Apr-1754
keyword: Manuscript
keyword: Maps and Plans
maker: [Unknown]
materials: Ink
materials: Paper
place: Oxford
place: Oxfordshire