Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, November 15, 1952

Swindon Town Torquay United
T.Ryder (70' pen), M.Owen (86')
HT: 0-0
Attendance:  5,502   Referee:  L.A. Mackay


1
BURTON
2
HUNT
3
RADFORD
4
BETTERIDGE
5
HUDSON
6
PROUTON
7
LUNN
8
MILLAR
9
OWEN
10
RYDER
11
BAIN
1
WEBBER
2
TOPPING
3
STITFALL
4
NORMAN
5
WEBBER
6
TOWERS
7
MUIR
8
SHAW
9
COLLINS
10
THOMAS
11
EDDS

Lineups
1
Sam BURTON
                 
George WEBBER
1
2
George HUNT
                 
Dave TOPPING
2
3
Arthur RADFORD
                 
Albert STITFALL
3
4
Mick BETTERIDGE
                 
Griff NORMAN
4
5
Garth HUDSON
                 
Eric WEBBER
5
6
Ralph PROUTON
                 
Bill TOWERS
6
7
Harry LUNN
                 
Billy MUIR
7

8
William MILLAR
                 
Ron SHAW
8

9
Maurice OWEN
               
Sammy COLLINS
9
10
Terry RYDER
               
Billy THOMAS
10
11
Jimmy BAIN
                 
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Results on Saturday, November 15, 1952: League Table

 
  Aldershot 1 - 2 Bristol City  
  Bristol Rovers 2 - 1 Southend United  
  Coventry City 3 - 1 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Exeter City 1 - 1 Watford  
  Gillingham 2 - 1 Reading  
  Millwall 3 - 1 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic  
  Norwich City 2 - 0 Newport County  
  Queens Park Rangers 2 - 2 Northampton Town  
  Shrewsbury Town 2 - 0 Leyton Orient  
  Swindon Town 2 - 0 Torquay United  
  Walsall 1 - 3 Ipswich Town  

Table as at Saturday, November 15, 1952:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Bristol Rovers 19 13 4 2 43 20 2.15 30 
2 Norwich City 19 12 3 4 44 18 2.44 27 
3 Northampton Town 19 12 3 4 47 32 1.47 27 
4 Bristol City 19 9 5 5 43 31 1.39 23 
5 Coventry City 19 8 6 5 31 25 1.24 22 
6 Millwall 18 8 5 5 26 19 1.37 21 
7 Brighton and Hove Albion 19 8 5 6 36 31 1.16 21 
8 Reading 19 9 2 8 33 28 1.18 20 
9 Ipswich Town 19 8 4 7 26 24 1.08 20 
10 Watford 19 7 6 6 29 29 1.00 20 
11 Exeter City 19 7 5 7 31 25 1.24 19 
12 Newport County 19 8 3 8 41 38 1.08 19 
13 Southend United 19 7 5 7 33 31 1.06 19 
14 Queens Park Rangers 19 6 7 6 30 38 0.79 19 
15 Gillingham 19 7 5 7 20 27 0.74 19 
16 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 19 8 2 9 30 32 0.94 18 
17 Crystal Palace 18 5 6 7 28 37 0.76 16 
18 Colchester United 17 5 5 7 17 21 0.81 15 
19 Aldershot 19 5 5 9 25 32 0.78 15 
20 Leyton Orient 19 6 2 11 30 37 0.81 14 
21 Swindon Town 19 5 4 10 26 38 0.68 14 
22 Shrewsbury Town 19 4 5 10 23 39 0.59 13 
23 Torquay United 19 4 4 11 26 37 0.70 12 
24 Walsall 19 3 3 13 25 54 0.46

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