History Resources - Members of Parliament

Christopher Robert ('Bob') Ingamells

Christopher Robert ('Bob') Ingamells


Given Names: Christopher Robert ('Bob')

Title and Honours: Mr, OBE


Date and Place of Birth: 9 August 1914 - Westbury, Tasmania

Date of Death: 27 October 1986 - Launceston, Tasmania



House of Assembly: 2 May 1959

Electorate: Wilmot (Lyons)

Party: Liberal

Positions Held: Speaker 17 June 1969 to 6 June 1972

Date of Departure: 11 December 1976

Reason for Departure: Defeated.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 538

House of Assembly Long Room Picture Number indicates each Member's position in the photographic record.

Source: Parliament of Tasmania Members Biographical Database, Tasmanian Parliamentary Library.

Additional Reference Material:

A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics, 1890-1964 [by] Colin A. Hughes and B. D. Graham. Canberra, ANU Press, 1968. Biographical Register of the Tasmanian Parliament, 1851-1960 / Scott Bennett and Barbara Bennett. Canberra : ANU, 1980.