Some articles on seat, member seat, member, seats:
... The seat was created as a single-member seat ahead of the Assembly's first election held in 1856 ... In 1886, it became a two-member seat and absorbed the neighbouring seat of Queenborough, whose member, Edward Crowther, was to win one of the seats at each of the three elections held under this system ... was recreated and Kingborough returned to being a single-member seat ...
... The seat extended as far east as Wynyard and Burnie until 1903 when the Burnie seat was created ... The seat was created as a single-member seat ahead of the 1871 state election from the western portion of the abolished Devon seat ... In 1886, it became a two-member seat ...
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