Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, March 8, 1952

Torquay United Swindon Town
S.Collins 3, E.Edds 2, T.Northcott 2, R.Shaw, M.Marchant

Attendance:  7,084    


1
WEBBER
2
TOPPING
3
CALLAND
4
LEWIS
5
WEBBER
6
TOWERS
7
SHAW
8
MARCHANT
9
NORTHCOTT
10
COLLINS
11
EDDS
1
UPRICHARD
2
HUNT
3
MAY
4
KAYE
5
HUDSON
6
GRAY
7
LUNN
8
MILLAR
9
OWEN
10
BETTERIDGE
11
BAIN

Lineups
1
George WEBBER
                 
  Norman UPRICHARD
1
2
Dave TOPPING
                 
George HUNT
2
3
Ralph CALLAND
                 
Harry MAY
3
4
Dennis LEWIS
                 
Harry KAYE
4
5
Eric WEBBER
                 
Garth HUDSON
5
6
Bill TOWERS
                 
George GRAY
6
7
Ron SHAW
               
Harry LUNN
7

8
Marwood MARCHANT
               
William MILLAR
8

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














Results on Saturday, March 8, 1952: League Table

 
  Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 0 - 2 Aldershot  
  Brighton and Hove Albion 5 - 1 Walsall  
  Bristol City 2 - 0 Colchester United  
  Gillingham 1 - 1 Leyton Orient  
  Ipswich Town 1 - 1 Crystal Palace  
  Millwall 0 - 0 Shrewsbury Town  
  Newport County 2 - 2 Bristol Rovers  
  Northampton Town 1 - 2 Norwich City  
  Port Vale 3 - 0 Exeter City  
  Reading 2 - 0 Plymouth Argyle  
  Southend United 5 - 1 Watford  
  Torquay United 9 - 0 Swindon Town  

Table as at Saturday, March 8, 1952:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Plymouth Argyle 35 23 5 7 83 40 2.08 51 
2 Reading 35 24 2 9 92 43 2.14 50 
3 Brighton and Hove Albion 35 22 5 8 72 44 1.64 49 
4 Millwall 34 18 10 6 56 38 1.47 46 
5 Norwich City 35 18 8 9 63 42 1.50 44 
6 Bristol Rovers 34 14 10 10 61 39 1.56 38 
7 Newport County 32 15 8 9 58 55 1.05 38 
8 Northampton Town 35 16 4 15 68 57 1.19 36 
9 Southend United 34 14 8 12 56 52 1.08 36 
10 Swindon Town 34 11 12 11 42 52 0.81 34 
11 Leyton Orient 35 13 7 15 45 51 0.88 33 
12 Colchester United 34 12 9 13 43 57 0.75 33 
13 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 35 12 8 15 49 50 0.98 32 
14 Bristol City 34 11 10 13 43 50 0.86 32 
15 Crystal Palace 34 12 6 16 49 58 0.84 30 
16 Watford 35 10 10 15 47 65 0.72 30 
17 Torquay United 36 11 7 18 65 83 0.78 29 
18 Aldershot 35 12 5 18 54 71 0.76 29 
19 Port Vale 35 8 13 14 35 53 0.66 29 
20 Ipswich Town 34 11 6 17 48 58 0.83 28 
21 Shrewsbury Town 36 10 7 19 52 73 0.71 27 
22 Gillingham 34 8 10 16 58 60 0.97 26 
23 Exeter City 35 10 6 19 50 68 0.74 26 
24 Walsall 35 10 4 21 43 73 0.59 24 

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