Richard Wood (Australian politician)

Richard Wood (13 March 1839 – 1 January 1923) was an Australian politician. He was the member for North Adelaide in the South Australian House of Assembly from 1893 to 1902. He was a Labor member from 1893 until he was expelled in 1897. He was re-elected in his own right in 1899, but was defeated in 1902.[1][2][3][4]

He contested the single statewide seven-member Division of South Australia at the 1901 federal election as a Free Trade Party candidate.

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  1. ^ "Mr Richard Wood". Parliament of South Australia. 2011. Retrieved 16 October 2011.
  2. ^ "UNITED LABOR PARTY". The Advertiser. Adelaide. 12 November 1897. p. 5. Retrieved 28 June 2015 – via National Library of Australia.
  3. ^ "OBITUARY". The Register. Adelaide. 18 July 1923. p. 8. Retrieved 28 June 2015 – via National Library of Australia.
  4. ^ "THE GENERAL ELECTIONS". Adelaide Observer. SA. 10 May 1902. p. 33. Retrieved 28 June 2015 – via National Library of Australia.