Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, April 23, 1949

Swindon Town Notts County
M.Owen (16'), M.Jones (57'), G.Hudson (89')
HT: 1-0
Attendance:  17,716   Referee:  W.J. Mullard


1
BOULTON
2
COWIE
3
YOUNG
4
KAYE
5
HUDSON
6
FOXTON
7
LUNN
8
DAWSON
9
OWEN
10
JONES
11
BAIN
1
SMITH
2
SOUTHWELL
3
HOWE
4
CHAPMAN
5
STONE
6
ADAMSON
7
PRASKI
8
SEWELL
9
LAWTON
10
HOLD
11
JOHNSTON

Lineups
1
Frank BOULTON
                 
Roy SMITH
1
2
Andy COWIE
                 
Aubrey SOUTHWELL
2
3
Albert YOUNG
                 
Bert HOWE
3
4
Harry KAYE
                 
Harry CHAPMAN
4
5
Garth HUDSON
               
Geoff STONE
5
6
Jack FOXTON
                 
Harry ADAMSON
6
7
Harry LUNN
                 
Josef PRASKI
7

8
Tom DAWSON
                 
  Jackie SEWELL
8

9
Maurice OWEN
               
  Tommy LAWTON
9
10
Morris JONES
               
Oscar HOLD
10
11
Jimmy BAIN
                 
Tom JOHNSTON
11














Results on Saturday, April 23, 1949: League Table

 
  Aldershot 1 - 2 Newport County  
  Brighton and Hove Albion 0 - 2 Swansea Town  
  Bristol City 2 - 0 Ipswich Town  
  Exeter City 2 - 3 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic  
  Leyton Orient 1 - 1 Walsall  
  Millwall 1 - 1 Bristol Rovers  
  Northampton Town 3 - 2 Crystal Palace  
  Norwich City 0 - 1 Watford  
  Port Vale 3 - 1 Torquay United  
  Southend United 0 - 0 Reading  
  Swindon Town 3 - 0 Notts County  

Table as at Saturday, April 23, 1949:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Swansea Town 39 26 7 6 85 33 2.58 59 
2 Reading 39 23 4 12 74 49 1.51 50 
3 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 40 21 7 12 67 48 1.40 49 
4 Swindon Town 40 17 14 9 63 56 1.13 48 
5 Bristol Rovers 40 19 9 12 58 47 1.23 47 
6 Brighton and Hove Albion 40 14 17 9 48 53 0.91 45 
7 Millwall 40 17 10 13 61 60 1.02 44 
8 Ipswich Town 40 17 9 14 73 70 1.04 43 
9 Notts County 40 19 4 17 99 64 1.55 42 
10 Norwich City 40 16 10 14 65 47 1.38 42 
11 Torquay United 40 16 10 14 62 70 0.89 42 
12 Port Vale 40 14 10 16 50 52 0.96 38 
13 Walsall 39 14 8 17 52 58 0.90 36 
14 Exeter City 39 13 10 16 58 73 0.79 36 
15 Newport County 38 13 8 17 65 86 0.76 34 
16 Bristol City 39 11 12 16 43 59 0.73 34 
17 Northampton Town 40 12 9 19 51 57 0.89 33 
18 Watford 40 9 14 17 37 51 0.73 32 
19 Leyton Orient 39 10 12 17 54 75 0.72 32 
20 Aldershot 39 10 10 19 45 55 0.82 30 
21 Southend United 39 7 16 16 34 42 0.81 30 
22 Crystal Palace 40 7 10 23 36 75 0.48 24 

Key: Promotion Re-election