Court of Probate (Ireland) Act, 1861



An Act for the Appropriation of the Seats vacated by the Disfranchisement of the Boroughs of Sudbury and Saint Alban. [6th August 1861.]

[Preamble recites 7 & 8 Vict. c. 53.; 15 & 16 Vict. c. 9.]

[Ss. 1–8 rep. 38 & 39 Vict. c. 66. (S.L.R.)]

Birkenhead to be a borough and to return one member.

9. Birkenhead in the county of Cheshire shall for the purposes of this Act be a borough, and shall return one member to serve in Parliament; it shall as such borough include the places following; that is to say, the extra parochial chapelry of Birkenhead, the several townships of Claughton Tranmere, and Oxton, and so much of the township of Higher Bebbington as lies to the eastward of the road leading from Higher Tranmere to Lower Bebbington.

[Ss. 10, 13 rep. 38 & 39 Vict. c. 66. (S.L.R.) Ss. 11, 12, 14, 15 rep. 55 & 56 Vict. c. 19. (S.L.R.)]