LIB Eric Allaby (incumbent)
PC Burton "Sonny" Flynn
NDP Dick Grant
New riding in 1995
PC - 1974, 1978, 1982
LIB - 1987, 1991
LIB - 1995, 1999
This riding consists of: Deer Island, Campobello Island, Grand
Manan Island, White Head Island; Wood Island; Wolves Islands.
Includes village of Grand Manan as well as Grand Manan, Campobello and
West Isles parishes.
Fishing is a major industry in riding.
The riding was created in the 1995 redistribution from:
Charlotte Centre - Deer Island - approx. 700 voters.
Charlotte Fundy - Grand Manan - approx. 1800 voters.
Charlotte West - Campobello - 900 voters.
Political History: CHARLOTTE FUNDY - New riding
PC JAMES TUCKER was first elected in Charlotte in Dec 11/72 by-election.
PC TUCKER won here in 1974 and 1978.
TUCKER appointed Speaker, March 24/81.
In 1982, PC TUCKER defeated LIB ERIC ALLABY by 1,019 votes.
TUCKER reappointed Speaker, April 15/83; appointed Min of Fisheries,
In 1987, LIB ERIC ALLABY, ran again and this time defeated PC TUCKER
by 1,135 votes.
In 1991, LIB ALLABY defeated COR's KEITH GUPTILL by 993 votes.
In 1995, LIB ERIC ALLABY, MLA from Charlotte Fundy, defeated PC BOB
JACKSON by 90 votes.
In 1999, LIB ERIC ALLABY defeated PC ED BRINE by 56 votes.