Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, February 22, 1947

Bristol Rovers Swindon Town
K.Wookey (25'), F.Leamon (39'), J.Morgan (??')
HT: 2-0
Attendance:  8,198   Referee:  F. Milner


1
WEARE
2
BAMFORD
3
WATKINS
4
PITT
5
WARREN
6
MCARTHUR
7
WOOKEY
8
HODGES
9
LEAMON
10
MORGAN
11
CARR
1
BOULTON
2
LLOYD
3
YOUNG
4
SHANKS
5
ITHELL
6
PAINTER
7
STEPHENS
8
LUCAS
9
OWEN
10
PATERSON
11
WILLIAMS

Lineups
1
Jack WEARE
                 
Frank BOULTON
1
2
Harry BAMFORD
                 
Billy LLOYD
2
3
Barry WATKINS
                 
Albert YOUNG
3
4
Jackie PITT
                 
Bob SHANKS
4
5
Ray WARREN
                 
Jimmy ITHELL
5
6
Wally MCARTHUR
                 
Edward PAINTER
6
7
Ken WOOKEY
               
Bill STEPHENS
7

8
Len HODGES
                 
Billy LUCAS
8

9
Fred LEAMON
               
Maurice OWEN
9
10
Jimmy MORGAN
               
George PATERSON
10
11
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Gordon WILLIAMS
11














Results on Saturday, February 22, 1947: League Table

 
  Bristol Rovers 3 - 0 Swindon Town  
  Crystal Palace 1 - 0 Exeter City  
  Leyton Orient 3 - 0 Norwich City  

Table as at Saturday, February 22, 1947:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Cardiff City 26 21 2 3 69 19 3.63 44 
2 Queens Park Rangers 26 15 6 5 44 20 2.20 36 
3 Bristol City 28 14 7 7 68 40 1.70 35 
4 Southend United 27 13 6 8 50 39 1.28 32 
5 Ipswich Town 28 11 10 7 40 32 1.25 32 
6 Reading 27 11 7 9 65 51 1.27 29 
7 Torquay United 26 11 7 8 39 36 1.08 29 
8 Exeter City 27 11 7 9 45 43 1.05 29 
9 Swindon Town 28 11 7 10 51 53 0.96 29 
10 Crystal Palace 29 12 5 12 39 47 0.83 29 
11 Port Vale 26 11 6 9 44 38 1.16 28 
12 Walsall 26 10 7 9 41 36 1.14 27 
13 Brighton and Hove Albion 29 9 9 11 39 53 0.74 27 
14 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 27 10 6 11 43 35 1.23 26 
15 Watford 29 12 2 15 44 57 0.77 26 
16 Northampton Town 26 11 3 12 43 42 1.02 25 
17 Notts County 27 9 5 13 41 43 0.95 23 
18 Bristol Rovers 30 9 5 16 35 55 0.64 23 
19 Aldershot 27 8 5 14 38 60 0.63 21 
20 Mansfield Town 29 7 7 15 30 57 0.53 21 
21 Leyton Orient 25 6 5 14 32 46 0.70 17 
22 Norwich City 29 5 4 20 41 79 0.52 14 

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