Elections to Liverpool Town Council were held on Monday 1 November 1852. One third of the council seats were up for election, the term of office of each councillor being three years.

Seven of the sixteen wards were uncontested.

After the election, the composition of the council was:

Party Councillors   ±   Aldermen Total
Conservative ?? ?? ?? ??
Reformers ?? ?? ?? ??

Election result

Liverpool Local Election Result 1852
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Conservative
  Whig

Ward results

* - Retiring Councillor seeking re-election

Abercromby

No. 11 Abercromby
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Whig Robertson Gladstone 360 61%
Conservative Bernard Hall * 226 39%
Majority 134
Registered electors
Turnout 586
Whig gain from Conservative Swing

Castle Street

No. 6 Castle Street
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Whig Thomas Avison * unopposed
Registered electors
Whig hold Swing

Everton

No. 1 Everton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Thomas Darnley Anderson 439 56%
Whig Thomas Chalmer * 346 44%
Majority 93
Registered electors
Turnout 785
Conservative gain from Whig Swing

Exchange

No. 5 Exchange
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative James Tyrer * unopposed
Registered electors
Conservative hold Swing

Great George

No. 9 Great George
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative John McNichol 240 56%
Whig John Rogers * 188 44%
Majority 52
Registered electors
Turnout 428
Conservative gain from Whig Swing

Lime Street

No. 12 Lime Street
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Whig James Allanson Picton * unopposed
Registered electors
Whig hold Swing

North Toxteth

No. 16 North Toxteth
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Hilton Halhead 329 69%
Whig Thomas Lloyd * 151 31%
Majority 178
Registered electors
Turnout 480
Conservative gain from Whig Swing

Pitt Street

No. 8 Pitt Street
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Thomas Toulmin * unopposed
Registered electors
Conservative hold Swing

Rodney Street

No. 10 Rodney Street
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative John Barnes Brancker unopposed
Registered electors
Conservative hold Swing

St. Anne Street

No. 13 St. Anne Street
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Whig Thomas Llewelyn Hodson 226 56%
Conservative Francis Shand 181 44%
Majority 45
Registered electors
Turnout 407
Whig gain from Conservative Swing

St. Paul's

No. 4 St. Paul's
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Thomas Godfrey * 207 52%
Whig Thomas Savage 193 48%
Majority 14
Registered electors
Turnout 560
Conservative hold Swing

St. Peter's

No. 7 St. Peter's
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Whig John Charles Fernihough * unopposed
Registered electors
Whig hold Swing

Scotland

No. 2 Scotland
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Whig John Bingham * 297 54%
Conservative Samuel Taylor 249 44%
Majority 48
Registered electors
Turnout 546
Whig hold Swing

South Toxteth

No. 15 South Toxteth
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative William Joseph Horsfall * unopposed
Registered electors
Conservative hold Swing

Vauxhall

No. 3 Vauxhall
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Whig John Moss 144 54%
Conservative Alexander Shand 123 46%
Majority 21
Registered electors
Turnout 267
Whig gain from Conservative Swing

West Derby

No. 14 West Derby
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Arthur Henderson * 243 61%
William Earle 158 39%
Majority 85
Registered electors
Turnout 401
Conservative gain from Swing

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See also

References

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