Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, March 19, 1955

Swindon Town Leyton Orient

HT: 0-0
Attendance:  8,624   Referee:  J.F. Gardner


1
BURTON
2
HUNT
3
HILTON
4
CROSS
5
HUDSON
6
WILLIAMS
7
RISEBOROUGH
8
ONSLOW
9
OWEN
10
SAMPSON
11
BULL
1
WELTON
2
LEE
3
CHARLTON
4
BLIZZARD
5
ALDOUS
6
MCKNIGHT
7
GROVES
8
FACEY
9
BURGESS
10
MORGAN
11
HARTBURN

Lineups
1
Sam BURTON
                 
Pat WELTON
1
2
George HUNT
                 
view STFC profileJimmy LEE
2
3
Peter HILTON
                 
Stan CHARLTON
3
4
Jim CROSS
                 
Les BLIZZARD
4
5
Garth HUDSON
                 
Stan ALDOUS
5
6
Gordon WILLIAMS
                 
Phil MCKNIGHT
6
7
Cyril RISEBOROUGH
                 
Vic GROVES
7

8
Roy ONSLOW
                 
Ken FACEY
8

9
Maurice OWEN
                 
Mike BURGESS
9
10
Ray SAMPSON
                 
view STFC profileStan MORGAN
10
11
Mike BULL
                 
Johnny HARTBURN
11














Results on Saturday, March 19, 1955: League Table

 
  Aldershot 0 - 2 Gillingham  
  Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 1 - 2 Brentford  
  Colchester United 2 - 2 Walsall  
  Crystal Palace 1 - 1 Millwall  
  Exeter City 0 - 1 Bristol City  
  Newport County 1 - 1 Torquay United  
  Northampton Town 2 - 1 Southampton  
  Norwich City 2 - 0 Shrewsbury Town  
  Queens Park Rangers 3 - 2 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Southend United 0 - 0 Reading  
  Swindon Town 0 - 0 Leyton Orient  
  Watford 1 - 0 Coventry City  

Table as at Saturday, March 19, 1955:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Bristol City 37 24 7 6 81 41 1.98 55 
2 Leyton Orient 35 22 7 6 71 30 2.37 51 
3 Southampton 36 20 8 8 59 38 1.55 48 
4 Millwall 35 16 10 9 51 43 1.19 42 
5 Gillingham 35 16 9 10 59 53 1.11 41 
6 Norwich City 35 15 7 13 48 41 1.17 37 
7 Watford 34 13 11 10 51 44 1.16 37 
8 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 35 12 13 10 52 47 1.11 37 
9 Queens Park Rangers 35 13 11 11 56 52 1.08 37 
10 Coventry City 33 13 8 12 46 40 1.15 34 
11 Torquay United 34 13 8 13 62 65 0.95 34 
12 Northampton Town 35 14 6 15 54 64 0.84 34 
13 Brighton and Hove Albion 33 13 6 14 53 49 1.08 32 
14 Southend United 34 11 10 13 61 62 0.98 32 
15 Brentford 34 10 10 14 62 68 0.91 30 
16 Shrewsbury Town 35 11 8 16 49 66 0.74 30 
17 Reading 34 9 11 14 50 56 0.89 29 
18 Aldershot 34 11 7 16 48 54 0.89 29 
19 Exeter City 34 9 11 14 33 48 0.69 29 
20 Newport County 34 7 13 14 42 54 0.78 27 
21 Swindon Town 33 8 11 14 34 44 0.77 27 
22 Colchester United 34 8 11 15 37 57 0.65 27 
23 Crystal Palace 35 7 13 15 40 65 0.62 27 
24 Walsall 33 5 10 18 51 69 0.74 20 

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