How the voting went

First count

First count

Hayes, T (FG) 8,896

Healy, S (Indpt) 8,818

McGrath, M (Indpt) 6,074

Mansergh, M (FF) 5,419

Murphy, M (FG) 5,402

Prendergast, P (Lab) 4,525

Browne, M (SF) 1,860

McNally, P (GP) 367

Browne and McNally eliminated.

Second count, distribution of Browne and McNally’s votes

Hayes +724 to 9542

Healy +318 to 9214

Mansergh +169 to 5588

McGrath +275 to 6349

Murphy +161 to 5563

Prendergast +441 to 4966

Non-transferable votes: 139

Prendergast eliminated.

Third count, distribution of Prendergast’s votes

Hayes +972 to 10186

Healy +1723 to 11265

Mansergh +277 to 5865

McGrath +729 to 7078

Murphy +841 to 6404

Healy elected.

Fourthcount, distribution of Healy’s surplus

Hayes +277 to 10463

Mansergh +83 to 5948

McGrath +335 to 7413

Murphy +229 to 6633

Hayes elected; Mansergh eliminated.

Fifth count, distribution of Mansergh’s votes

McGrath +2565 to 9978

Murphy +1315 to 7948

McGrath elected