Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, March 10, 1951

Plymouth Argyle Swindon Town
M.Tadman (??'), P.Ratcliffe (51' pen), A.Govan (60'), G.Willis (75'), G.Dews (??')
HT: 1-1 G.Hudson (40' pen)
Attendance:  11,636   Referee:  P. Martin


1
SHORTT
2
RATCLIFFE
3
JONES
4
DOUGAL
5
CHISHOLM
6
DEWS
7
WILLIS
8
ASTALL
9
TADMAN
10
PORTEOUS
11
GOVAN
1
UPRICHARD
2
FOXTON
3
MAY
4
KAYE
5
HUDSON
6
BATCHELOR
7
LUNN
8
ONSLOW
9
OWEN
10
MILLAR
11
BAIN

Lineups
1
Bill SHORTT  
                 
  Norman UPRICHARD
1
2
Paddy RATCLIFFE
               
Jack FOXTON
2
3
Pat JONES
                 
Harry MAY
3
4
Neil DOUGAL  
                 
Harry KAYE
4
5
Jack CHISHOLM
               
Garth HUDSON
5
6
George DEWS
               
Ted BATCHELOR
6
7
George WILLIS
               
Harry LUNN
7

8
Gordon ASTALL  
                 
Roy ONSLOW
8

9
Maurice TADMAN
               
Maurice OWEN
9
10
Johnny PORTEOUS
                 
William MILLAR
10
11
Alex GOVAN
               
Jimmy BAIN
11














Results on Saturday, March 10, 1951: League Table

 
  Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 2 - 2 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Bristol City 2 - 2 Norwich City  
  Exeter City 1 - 2 Crystal Palace  
  Gillingham 0 - 1 Newport County  
  Ipswich Town 5 - 2 Aldershot  
  Leyton Orient 5 - 1 Torquay United  
  Millwall 2 - 1 Northampton Town  
  Plymouth Argyle 5 - 1 Swindon Town  
  Reading 3 - 2 Colchester United  
  Southend United 1 - 1 Bristol Rovers  
  Walsall 0 - 2 Nottingham Forest  
  Watford 2 - 0 Port Vale  

Table as at Saturday, March 10, 1951:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Nottingham Forest 32 20 7 5 79 27 2.93 47 
2 Reading 34 18 9 7 70 38 1.84 45 
3 Norwich City 32 17 11 4 55 31 1.77 45 
4 Bristol Rovers 31 17 9 5 48 26 1.85 43 
5 Plymouth Argyle 33 17 5 11 63 39 1.62 39 
6 Southend United 34 16 7 11 72 51 1.41 39 
7 Millwall 33 16 6 11 61 49 1.24 38 
8 Ipswich Town 34 17 4 13 52 44 1.18 38 
9 Bristol City 32 16 5 11 46 40 1.15 37 
10 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 33 16 3 14 51 51 1.00 35 
11 Exeter City 33 15 3 15 53 55 0.96 33 
12 Newport County 32 13 6 13 51 45 1.13 32 
13 Port Vale 33 12 8 13 43 48 0.90 32 
14 Northampton Town 32 10 10 12 43 37 1.16 30 
15 Swindon Town 34 13 3 18 38 53 0.72 29 
16 Aldershot 33 11 7 15 45 71 0.63 29 
17 Walsall 35 11 6 18 37 50 0.74 28 
18 Brighton and Hove Albion 33 7 14 12 41 63 0.65 28 
19 Colchester United 33 9 9 15 44 56 0.79 27 
20 Leyton Orient 33 11 5 17 42 57 0.74 27 
21 Gillingham 34 9 8 17 54 78 0.69 26 
22 Torquay United 35 9 6 20 47 69 0.68 24 
23 Watford 34 8 8 18 44 65 0.68 24 
24 Crystal Palace 34 8 5 21 26 62 0.42 21 

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