Greenwich (UK Parliament constituency)

Greenwich was a constituency in south-east London, which returned at first two, then (from 1885) one member (MP) to the House of Commons of the UK Parliament. It existed from 1832 to 1997. Elections used the first past the post system; when this elects more than one member, it is sometimes called plurality-at-large voting.

Greenwich
Former Borough constituency
for the House of Commons
Form 1832-1885. Extract from 1837 result: the easterly area striped.
CountyGreater London
18321885
Number of membersTwo
Replaced byGreenwich (see below)
Woolwich
Deptford
Created fromKent
18851997
Number of membersOne
Replaced byGreenwich & Woolwich
Created fromGreenwich
and small corner of West Kent