Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, March 6, 1948

Notts County Swindon Town
J.Marsh (8', ??')
HT: 2-0 M.Jones (76')
Attendance:  27,767   Referee:  N. Bryen


1
BROWN
2
SOUTHWELL
3
HOWE
4
GANNON
5
CORKHILL
6
PIMBLEY
7
FREEMAN
8
SEWELL
9
MARSH
10
PARKS
11
LYMAN
1
BOULTON
2
YOUNG
3
EMERY
4
PAINTER
5
ITHELL
6
WILLIAMS
7
MAGUIRE
8
LUCAS
9
JONES
10
PATERSON
11
BAIN

Lineups
1
Harry BROWN
                 
Frank BOULTON
1
2
Aubrey SOUTHWELL
                 
Albert YOUNG
2
3
Bert HOWE
                 
Don EMERY
3
4
Eddie GANNON  
                 
Edward PAINTER
4
5
Billy CORKHILL
                 
Jimmy ITHELL
5
6
Doug PIMBLEY
                 
Gordon WILLIAMS
6
7
Tony FREEMAN
                 
Ted MAGUIRE
7

8
Jackie SEWELL  
                 
Billy LUCAS
8

9
Jack MARSH
             
Morris JONES
9
10
Albie PARKS
                 
George PATERSON
10
11
Colin LYMAN
                 
Jimmy BAIN
11














Results on Saturday, March 6, 1948: League Table

 
  Bristol City 1 - 2 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Exeter City 4 - 0 Aldershot  
  Ipswich Town 1 - 3 Watford  
  Leyton Orient 5 - 0 Northampton Town  
  Newport County 3 - 1 Crystal Palace  
  Notts County 2 - 1 Swindon Town  
  Reading 2 - 4 Norwich City  
  Southend United 1 - 0 Torquay United  
  Swansea Town 2 - 0 Port Vale  
  Walsall 2 - 0 Bristol Rovers  

Table as at Saturday, March 6, 1948:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 30 17 7 6 56 23 2.43 41 
2 Queens Park Rangers 27 17 6 4 55 25 2.20 40 
3 Walsall 30 15 7 8 54 33 1.64 37 
4 Swansea Town 31 14 8 9 60 42 1.43 36 
5 Port Vale 31 14 7 10 57 43 1.33 35 
6 Southend United 31 13 9 9 40 46 0.87 35 
7 Ipswich Town 29 16 2 11 49 42 1.17 34 
8 Bristol City 30 15 2 13 63 46 1.37 32 
9 Exeter City 29 12 8 9 40 38 1.05 32 
10 Newport County 31 11 10 10 48 55 0.87 32 
11 Torquay United 29 10 11 8 50 37 1.35 31 
12 Notts County 28 11 6 11 43 42 1.02 28 
13 Reading 30 11 6 13 44 48 0.92 28 
14 Swindon Town 28 7 13 8 30 29 1.03 27 
15 Northampton Town 28 10 6 12 36 47 0.77 26 
16 Crystal Palace 29 8 9 12 34 40 0.85 25 
17 Bristol Rovers 31 8 8 15 52 60 0.87 24 
18 Aldershot 29 6 12 11 31 42 0.74 24 
19 Leyton Orient 32 8 7 17 39 66 0.59 23 
20 Watford 30 8 7 15 35 60 0.58 23 
21 Brighton and Hove Albion 28 6 7 15 29 58 0.50 19 
22 Norwich City 29 6 6 17 38 61 0.62 18 

Key: Promotion Re-election