Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, January 14, 1939

Bristol City Swindon Town
G.Willshaw (42')
HT: 1-1 C.Francis (32')
Attendance:  10,111   Referee:  G.V. Searle


1
PEARSON
2
BROOK
3
BRIDGE
4
CALDWELL
5
PEARCE
6
HICK
7
MORGAN
8
BOURTON
9
CLAYTON
10
BOOTH
11
WILLSHAW
1
WILDMAN
2
PARKHOUSE
3
BUTCHER
4
COUSINS
5
MORRALL
6
OLNEY
7
JONES
8
FRANCIS
9
MORTON
10
LUCAS
11
BARRACLOUGH

Lineups
1
Horace PEARSON
                 
Frank WILDMAN
1
2
Reg BROOK
                 
Dick PARKHOUSE
2
3
Cyril BRIDGE
                 
Fred BUTCHER
3
4
Robert CALDWELL
                 
Harry COUSINS
4
5
Jim PEARCE
                 
George MORRALL
5
6
Jack HICK
                 
James OLNEY
6
7
Monty MORGAN
                 
Eddie JONES
7

8
Clarrie BOURTON
               
Cliff FRANCIS
8

9
Rex CLAYTON
                 
Ben MORTON
9
10
Llewellyn BOOTH
                 
Billy LUCAS
10
11
George WILLSHAW
               
Arthur BARRACLOUGH
11














Results on Saturday, January 14, 1939: League Table

 
  Aldershot 1 - 1 Torquay United  
  Bristol City 1 - 1 Swindon Town  
  Cardiff City 2 - 1 Ipswich Town  
  Crystal Palace 1 - 0 Port Vale  
  Exeter City 3 - 2 Reading  
  Mansfield Town 2 - 0 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic  
  Northampton Town 1 - 0 Newport County  
  Notts County 1 - 0 Leyton Orient  
  Queens Park Rangers 1 - 2 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Southend United 3 - 2 Bristol Rovers  
  Walsall 2 - 0 Watford  

Table as at Saturday, January 14, 1939:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Newport County 24 16 4 4 40 24 1.67 36 
2 Crystal Palace 22 13 5 4 42 26 1.62 31 
3 Brighton and Hove Albion 24 13 3 8 42 31 1.35 29 
4 Reading 25 9 10 6 42 34 1.24 28 
5 Aldershot 23 10 8 5 31 27 1.15 28 
6 Northampton Town 24 12 3 9 37 35 1.06 27 
7 Swindon Town 23 11 4 8 45 36 1.25 26 
8 Queens Park Rangers 23 9 7 7 47 29 1.62 25 
9 Notts County 22 10 5 7 31 25 1.24 25 
10 Bristol City 24 9 6 9 37 39 0.95 24 
11 Cardiff City 23 9 6 8 33 35 0.94 24 
12 Watford 24 8 6 10 34 34 1.00 22 
13 Exeter City 23 7 8 8 39 50 0.78 22 
14 Port Vale 22 8 4 10 30 30 1.00 20 
15 Southend United 20 7 5 8 36 39 0.92 19 
16 Mansfield Town 23 7 5 11 27 46 0.59 19 
17 Ipswich Town 21 6 5 10 25 31 0.81 17 
18 Leyton Orient 22 5 7 10 25 33 0.76 17 
19 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 21 5 6 10 20 29 0.69 16 
20 Bristol Rovers 23 4 7 12 23 29 0.79 15 
21 Walsall 23 5 5 13 26 36 0.72 15 
22 Torquay United 21 5 5 11 21 35 0.60 15 

Key: Promotion Re-election