Football League Division Three
Saturday, February 28, 1959

Swindon Town Plymouth Argyle
W.Marshall (27', 88'), P.Anderson (75' o.g.)
HT: 1-3 J.Gauld (12', 16', 86'), P.Anderson (37')
Attendance:  13,090   Referee:  A.E. Westwood


1
CHANDLER
2
NEAL
3
BINGLEY
4
FOUNTAIN
5
HUDSON
6
OWEN
7
CORBETT
8
MICKLEWRIGHT
9
MARSHALL
10
EDWARDS
11
DARCY
1
BARNSLEY
2
FULTON
3
BELLETT
4
WILLIAMS
5
WYATT
6
CASEY
7
PENK
8
CARTER
9
JENKINS
10
GAULD
11
ANDERSON

Lineups
1
Ray CHANDLER
                 
Geoff BARNSLEY
1
2
John NEAL
                 
Bryce FULTON
2
3
Walter BINGLEY
                 
Wally BELLETT
3
4
Jack FOUNTAIN
                 
Johnny WILLIAMS
4
5
Garth HUDSON
                 
Reg WYATT
5
6
Maurice OWEN
                 
Len CASEY
6
7
David CORBETT
                 
Harry PENK
7

8
Andy MICKLEWRIGHT
                 
Wilf CARTER
8

9
William MARSHALL
               
Reg JENKINS
9
10
Bob EDWARDS
               
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10
11
Arnold DARCY
               
Peter ANDERSON
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Results on Saturday, February 28, 1959: League Table

 
  Bradford City 1 - 2 Reading  
  Brentford 5 - 2 Tranmere Rovers  
  Chesterfield 2 - 3 Queens Park Rangers  
  Halifax Town 1 - 0 Southend United  
  Hull City 3 - 1 Stockport County  
  Mansfield Town 3 - 1 Doncaster Rovers  
  Newport County 1 - 1 Bury  
  Notts County 1 - 1 Rochdale  
  Southampton 0 - 0 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic  
  Swindon Town 3 - 4 Plymouth Argyle  
  Wrexham 2 - 0 Colchester United  

Table as at Saturday, February 28, 1959:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Hull City 35 21 6 8 74 41 1.80 48 
2 Plymouth Argyle 32 17 11 4 67 41 1.63 45 
3 Colchester United 32 14 10 8 55 41 1.34 38 
4 Brentford 31 14 10 7 44 33 1.33 38 
5 Reading 34 15 8 11 58 45 1.29 38 
6 Southend United 34 15 7 12 59 53 1.11 37 
7 Tranmere Rovers 33 14 7 12 58 50 1.16 35 
8 Southampton 33 12 10 11 71 56 1.27 34 
9 Bury 33 12 9 12 54 44 1.23 33 
10 Halifax Town 31 14 5 12 51 58 0.88 33 
11 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 35 13 7 15 50 57 0.88 33 
12 Norwich City 29 12 8 9 50 41 1.22 32 
13 Accrington Stanley 31 11 10 10 49 42 1.17 32 
14 Chesterfield 34 12 8 14 55 53 1.04 32 
15 Mansfield Town 32 12 8 12 57 67 0.85 32 
16 Wrexham 32 11 9 12 49 55 0.89 31 
17 Swindon Town 32 11 8 13 39 39 1.00 30 
18 Bradford City 32 11 8 13 57 58 0.98 30 
19 Newport County 31 11 8 12 49 51 0.96 30 
20 Queens Park Rangers 32 11 7 14 49 65 0.75 29 
21 Notts County 33 7 12 14 44 68 0.65 26 
22 Stockport County 32 9 6 17 46 58 0.79 24 
23 Doncaster Rovers 34 9 2 23 37 74 0.50 20 
24 Rochdale 33 6 8 19 30 62 0.48 20 

Key: Promotion Relegation