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List of persons entitled to vote (extract)
Languages: English; Scope and contents: The electoral register of the 1883 election (8-11 October) included 10,637 men. Only those who had a certain amount of income, or who paid a high rent, or who could read and write were entitled to vote. In this election only 2,749 cast their vote, giving a turnout of a mere 26%.