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Fort William and Ardnamurchan Ward — Highland

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This ward was abolished or subjected to boundary changes in 2017.

3rd May 2012 (4 seats) [1 Ind gain from LD]

Andrew Baxter Ind 647 18.6%
Brian Murphy Lab 574 16.5%
Bren Gormley SNP 567 16.3%
Davie Corrigan Ind 468 13.5%
Thomas Maclennan Ind 448 12.9%
William Macdonald SNP 413 11.9%
Jamie Mackie LD 180 5.2%
Alexander Gillespie C 175 5.0%

Consolidated results:— Ind 1563 (45.0%; 2 seats); SNP 980 (28.2%; 1 seat); Lab 574 (16.5%; 1 seat); LD 180 (5.2%); C 175 (5.0%)

Transfers (Quota = 695)
Stage I II III IV V VI VII
Andrew Baxter 647 678 713 695 695 695 695
Brian Murphy 574 585 631 633 688 719 695
Bren Gormley 567 577 583 585 855 695 695
Davie Corrigan 468 489 514 518 552 580 584
Thomas Maclennan 448 473 518 521 555 582 590
William Macdonald 413 418 434 435
Jamie Mackie 180 219
Alexander Gillespie 175

3rd May 2007 (4 seats)

Michael Foxley LD 1059 20.4%
Donald Cameron Ind 939 18.1%
Bren Gormley SNP 778 15.0%
Brian Murphy Lab 501 9.7%
Andrew Baxter C 372 7.2%
Thomas MacLennan Ind 322 6.2%
Darren Woods Ind 317 6.1%
Patricia Jordon Ind 271 5.2%
Drew McFarlane-Slack Ind 241 4.6%
Ian Thornber Ind 195 3.8%
Neil Clark Ind 194 3.7%

Consolidated results:— Ind 2479 (47.8%; 1 seat); LD 1059 (20.4%; 1 seat); SNP 778 (15.0%; 1 seat); Lab 501 (9.7%; 1 seat); C 372 (7.2%)

Transfers (Quota = 1038)
Stage I II III IV V VI VII VIII IX
Michael Foxley 1059 1038 1038 1038 1038 1038 1038 1038 1038
Donald Cameron 939 940 972 1004 1024 1123 1038 1038 1038
Bren Gormley 778 780 804 825 862 911 920 966 1035
Brian Murphy 501 503 520 536 558 597 609 667 712
Andrew Baxter 372 373 382 402 437 457 464 503
Thomas MacLennan 322 323 345 354 375 410 428
Darren Woods 317 317 329 346 365
Patricia Jordon 271 273 298 330 373 418 436 554 657
Drew McFarlane-Slack 241 242 258 275
Ian Thornber 195 196 207
Neil Clark 194 195

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