Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, November 15, 1947

Swindon Town Bristol City
J.Dryden (37'), M.Owen (??')
HT: 1-1 L.Townsend (33'), D.Clark (??')
Attendance:  26,401   Referee:  C.J. Wakley


1
FERGUSON
2
PREECE
3
EMERY
4
KAYE
5
NUNN
6
PAINTER
7
DRYDEN
8
LUCAS
9
OWEN
10
PATERSON
11
BAIN
1
CLACK
2
GUY
3
BAILEY
4
THOMAS
5
NORRIS
6
KEARNEY
7
HOPKINS
8
TOWNSEND
9
CLARK
10
WILLIAMS
11
OSMAN

Lineups
1
Alex FERGUSON
                 
Frank CLACK
1
2
Jack PREECE
                 
Ivor GUY
2
3
Don EMERY
                 
Jack BAILEY
3
4
Harry KAYE
                 
Bill THOMAS
4
5
Walter NUNN
                 
Ray NORRIS
5
6
Edward PAINTER
                 
Syd KEARNEY
6
7
Jackie DRYDEN
               
  Dai HOPKINS
7

8
Billy LUCAS
               
Len TOWNSEND
8

9
Maurice OWEN
             
Don CLARK
9
10
George PATERSON
                 
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10
11
Jimmy BAIN
                 
Harry OSMAN
11














Results on Saturday, November 15, 1947: League Table

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

Table as at Saturday, November 15, 1947:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Queens Park Rangers 19 13 2 4 38 18 2.11 28 
2 Walsall 17 11 2 4 36 16 2.25 24 
3 Bristol City 17 11 1 5 45 17 2.65 23 
4 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 17 9 4 4 29 16 1.81 22 
5 Swansea Town 19 8 6 5 33 21 1.57 22 
6 Ipswich Town 17 9 2 6 29 22 1.32 20 
7 Exeter City 18 7 6 5 19 21 0.90 20 
8 Port Vale 17 7 4 6 31 25 1.24 18 
9 Torquay United 17 5 8 4 26 22 1.18 18 
10 Newport County 17 6 6 5 25 24 1.04 18 
11 Southend United 18 7 4 7 21 37 0.57 18 
12 Reading 17 6 5 6 18 19 0.95 17 
13 Northampton Town 17 6 5 6 21 23 0.91 17 
14 Bristol Rovers 18 4 8 6 31 27 1.15 16 
15 Aldershot 17 5 6 6 23 26 0.88 16 
16 Crystal Palace 17 5 6 6 15 17 0.88 16 
17 Watford 17 6 3 8 23 32 0.72 15 
18 Swindon Town 17 3 8 6 14 17 0.82 14 
19 Notts County 17 4 5 8 17 27 0.63 13 
20 Leyton Orient 17 3 4 10 16 38 0.42 10 
21 Brighton and Hove Albion 18 3 3 12 13 36 0.36
22 Norwich City 17 3 2 12 15 37 0.41

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