Football League Division Three
Saturday, November 21, 1959

Colchester United Swindon Town

HT: 0-0
Attendance:  6,537   Referee:  K. Stokes


1
AMES
2
LAIDLAW
3
FOWLER
4
PARKER
5
MILLIGAN
6
HAMMOND
7
WILLIAMS
8
HILL
9
MCCURLEY
10
KING
11
WRIGHT
1
MEDLOCK
2
HIGGINS
3
BINGLEY
4
FOUNTAIN
5
HUDSON
6
WOODRUFF
7
DARCY
8
RICHARDS
9
GAULD
10
EDWARDS
11
HOSKINS

Lineups
1
Percy AMES
                 
Owen MEDLOCK
1
2
John LAIDLAW
                 
John HIGGINS
2
3
John FOWLER
                 
Walter BINGLEY
3
4
Derek PARKER
                 
Jack FOUNTAIN
4
5
Chic MILLIGAN
                 
Garth HUDSON
5
6
Cyril HAMMOND
                 
Bobby WOODRUFF
6
7
Tommy WILLIAMS
                 
Arnold DARCY
7

8
Bobby HILL
                 
John RICHARDS
8

9
Kevin MCCURLEY
                 
Jimmy GAULD
9
10
Martyn KING
                 
Bob EDWARDS
10
11
Peter WRIGHT
                 
John HOSKINS
11














Results on Saturday, November 21, 1959: League Table

 
  Barnsley 2 - 0 Tranmere Rovers  
  Brentford 1 - 2 York City  
  Bury 0 - 2 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic  
  Colchester United 0 - 0 Swindon Town  
  Halifax Town 0 - 2 Accrington Stanley  
  Mansfield Town 3 - 1 Newport County  
  Norwich City 1 - 4 Coventry City  
  Port Vale 0 - 2 Bradford City  
  Reading 1 - 2 Grimsby Town  
  Shrewsbury Town 1 - 1 Queens Park Rangers  
  Southampton 3 - 0 Wrexham  
  Southend United 1 - 2 Chesterfield  

Table as at Saturday, November 21, 1959:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Bury 21 13 2 6 29 15 1.93 28 
2 Southampton 21 11 6 4 56 37 1.51 28 
3 Shrewsbury Town 20 10 6 4 53 35 1.51 26 
4 Norwich City 20 11 4 5 40 29 1.38 26 
5 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 21 12 2 7 41 35 1.17 26 
6 Coventry City 21 10 5 6 38 26 1.46 25 
7 Grimsby Town 21 9 7 5 45 33 1.36 25 
8 Queens Park Rangers 21 9 5 7 35 24 1.46 23 
9 Halifax Town 20 9 5 6 27 25 1.08 23 
10 Brentford 20 9 4 7 38 31 1.23 22 
11 Barnsley 21 8 5 8 30 29 1.03 21 
12 Colchester United 21 8 5 8 36 37 0.97 21 
13 Newport County 20 9 3 8 35 36 0.97 21 
14 York City 21 7 7 7 27 29 0.93 21 
15 Swindon Town 21 8 4 9 30 38 0.79 20 
16 Port Vale 20 9 1 10 30 38 0.79 19 
17 Tranmere Rovers 21 6 5 10 35 35 1.00 17 
18 Bradford City 20 6 5 9 31 36 0.86 17 
19 Southend United 20 7 2 11 34 40 0.85 16 
20 Reading 20 5 5 10 39 38 1.03 15 
21 Accrington Stanley 21 5 4 12 26 53 0.49 14 
22 Chesterfield 19 6 1 12 31 47 0.66 13 
23 Wrexham 21 5 3 13 32 53 0.60 13 
24 Mansfield Town 20 4 4 12 36 55 0.65 12 

Key: Promotion Relegation