HC Deb 28 February 1853 vol 124 c734

, the Chairman of the Frome Election Committee, appeared at the bar and reported that the Committee had determined that Colonel the Hon. Robert Edward Boyle, having at the time of the last Election held an office of profit under the Crown, created since the 25th day of October, 1705, is not duly elected a Burgess to serve in this present Parliament for the Borough of Frome; that the Election for the Borough of Frome is a void Election.