Football League Division Three
Saturday, April 27, 1963

Swindon Town Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic
J.Stevens (24'), E.Hunt (48' pen)
HT: 1-1 P.Thompson (26')
Attendance:  16,508   Referee:  A. Edge


1
TURNER
2
OWEN
3
TROLLOPE
4
MORGAN
5
MCPHERSON
6
WOODRUFF
7
SUMMERBEE
8
HUNT
9
STEVENS
10
JACKSON
11
ROGERS
1
BEST
2
FARMER
3
JONES
4
MCGARRY
5
GATER
6
BOLTON
7
WELLER
8
WOODS
9
THOMPSON
10
SINGER
11
CRICKMORE

Lineups
1
Mike TURNER
                 
David BEST
1
2
Maurice OWEN
                 
Brian FARMER
2
3
John TROLLOPE
                 
Bryn JONES
3
4
Keith MORGAN
                 
  Bill MCGARRY
4
5
Ken MCPHERSON
                 
Roy GATER
5
6
Bobby WOODRUFF
                 
Ronnie BOLTON
6
7
Mike SUMMERBEE  
                 
Chris WELLER
7

8
Ernie HUNT
               
Charlie WOODS
8

9
John STEVENS
             
Peter THOMPSON
9
10
Cliff JACKSON
                 
Jimmy SINGER
10
11
Don ROGERS
                 
Charlie CRICKMORE
11














Results on Saturday, April 27, 1963: League Table

 
  Barnsley 2 - 3 Colchester United  
  Brighton and Hove Albion 3 - 1 Bradford Park Avenue  
  Bristol Rovers 3 - 1 Watford  
  Carlisle United 0 - 1 Coventry City  
  Crystal Palace 2 - 1 Port Vale  
  Halifax Town 2 - 5 Bristol City  
  Hull City 2 - 2 Shrewsbury Town  
  Northampton Town 5 - 3 Southend United  
  Peterborough United 0 - 0 Notts County  
  Queens Park Rangers 2 - 3 Millwall  
  Swindon Town 2 - 1 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic  
  Wrexham 1 - 1 Reading  

Table as at Saturday, April 27, 1963:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Northampton Town 42 23 10 9 100 59 1.69 56 
2 Swindon Town 41 19 12 10 80 54 1.48 50 
3 Peterborough United 43 20 10 13 92 69 1.33 50 
4 Coventry City 38 16 15 7 72 58 1.24 47 
5 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 40 16 14 10 58 42 1.38 46 
6 Southend United 40 17 10 13 69 70 0.99 44 
7 Notts County 40 17 10 13 59 66 0.89 44 
8 Hull City 39 18 7 14 68 59 1.15 43 
9 Colchester United 41 16 11 14 67 81 0.83 43 
10 Queens Park Rangers 41 17 8 16 80 68 1.18 42 
11 Port Vale 39 17 8 14 59 50 1.18 42 
12 Bristol City 41 15 11 15 93 83 1.12 41 
13 Crystal Palace 40 15 10 15 59 55 1.07 40 
14 Watford 41 16 7 18 75 75 1.00 39 
15 Wrexham 39 16 7 16 74 78 0.95 39 
16 Shrewsbury Town 41 13 11 17 77 79 0.97 37 
17 Barnsley 39 13 10 16 57 60 0.95 36 
18 Millwall 40 12 12 16 67 75 0.89 36 
19 Bristol Rovers 40 13 10 17 64 77 0.83 36 
20 Bradford Park Avenue 42 12 12 18 70 89 0.79 36 
21 Brighton and Hove Albion 43 12 11 20 57 79 0.72 35 
22 Reading 39 13 7 19 62 67 0.93 33 
23 Carlisle United 39 10 8 21 52 76 0.68 28 
24 Halifax Town 40 7 11 22 54 96 0.56 25 

Key: Promotion Relegation