Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, October 20, 1951

Swindon Town Torquay United
J.Bain (72'), M.Betteridge (80')
HT: 0-0 E.Edds (66')
Attendance:  8,041   Referee:  B.M. Griffiths


1
UPRICHARD
2
HUNT
3
GULLIVER
4
KAYE
5
HUDSON
6
BATCHELOR
7
LUNN
8
NAGY
9
OWEN
10
BETTERIDGE
11
BAIN
1
WEBBER
2
TOPPING
3
CALLAND
4
TOWERS
5
WINTERS
6
PEMBERY
7
SHAW
8
MARCHANT
9
NORTHCOTT
10
COLLINS
11
EDDS

Lineups
1
Norman UPRICHARD  
                 
George WEBBER
1
2
George HUNT
                 
Dave TOPPING
2
3
Jeff GULLIVER
                 
Ralph CALLAND
3
4
Harry KAYE
                 
Bill TOWERS
4
5
Garth HUDSON
                 
Frank WINTERS
5
6
Ted BATCHELOR
                 
view STFC profileGordon PEMBERY
6
7
Harry LUNN
                 
Ron SHAW
7

8
NAGY Nick
                 
Marwood MARCHANT
8

9
Maurice OWEN
                 
Tommy NORTHCOTT
9
10
Mick BETTERIDGE
               
Sammy COLLINS
10
11
Jimmy BAIN
             
view STFC profileErnie EDDS
11














Results on Saturday, October 20, 1951: League Table

 
  Aldershot 1 - 3 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic  
  Bristol Rovers 1 - 1 Newport County  
  Colchester United 4 - 1 Bristol City  
  Crystal Palace 3 - 1 Ipswich Town  
  Exeter City 2 - 0 Port Vale  
  Leyton Orient 1 - 0 Gillingham  
  Norwich City 2 - 1 Northampton Town  
  Plymouth Argyle 3 - 2 Reading  
  Shrewsbury Town 0 - 1 Millwall  
  Swindon Town 2 - 1 Torquay United  
  Walsall 1 - 1 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Watford 0 - 0 Southend United  

Table as at Saturday, October 20, 1951:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Norwich City 15 8 5 2 25 18 1.39 21 
2 Plymouth Argyle 14 9 1 4 30 15 2.00 19 
3 Millwall 14 8 2 4 23 17 1.35 18 
4 Brighton and Hove Albion 14 8 1 5 30 19 1.58 17 
5 Northampton Town 14 8 1 5 25 19 1.32 17 
6 Gillingham 14 6 4 4 27 18 1.50 16 
7 Bristol Rovers 14 5 6 3 23 16 1.44 16 
8 Southend United 14 6 4 4 20 15 1.33 16 
9 Leyton Orient 16 7 2 7 12 15 0.80 16 
10 Newport County 14 7 2 5 21 30 0.70 16 
11 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 14 5 5 4 24 17 1.41 15 
12 Swindon Town 14 6 3 5 18 17 1.06 15 
13 Watford 14 5 5 4 19 23 0.83 15 
14 Ipswich Town 14 6 1 7 26 24 1.08 13 
15 Bristol City 14 5 3 6 15 20 0.75 13 
16 Shrewsbury Town 15 5 2 8 26 29 0.90 12 
17 Aldershot 14 5 2 7 21 24 0.88 12 
18 Crystal Palace 14 6 0 8 20 24 0.83 12 
19 Colchester United 14 4 4 6 20 24 0.83 12 
20 Reading 14 5 1 8 33 30 1.10 11 
21 Exeter City 14 4 3 7 18 25 0.72 11 
22 Walsall 15 4 3 8 15 25 0.60 11 
23 Port Vale 14 2 6 6 10 21 0.48 10 
24 Torquay United 15 2 4 9 19 35 0.54

Key: Promotion Re-election