Football League Division Three
Saturday, April 8, 1961

Swindon Town Grimsby Town
B.Woodruff (22'), K.Jobling (53' o.g.), E.Hunt (86')
HT: 1-0
Attendance:  10,170   Referee:  R.H. Mann


1
BURTON
2
JONES
3
TROLLOPE
4
MORGAN
5
OWEN
6
BELL
7
CORBETT
8
HUNT
9
SUMMERBEE
10
WOODRUFF
11
JONES
1
WHITE
2
DONOVAN
3
KEEBLE
4
WELBOURNE
5
JOBLING
6
COCKERILL
7
WILLIAMS
8
RAFFERTY
9
CULLEN
10
HUNT
11
SCOTT

Lineups
1
Sam BURTON
                 
Malcolm WHITE
1
2
Ken JONES
                 
  Don DONOVAN
2
3
John TROLLOPE
                 
Brian KEEBLE
3
4
Keith MORGAN
                 
Duncan WELBOURNE
4
5
Maurice OWEN
                 
Keith JOBLING
5
6
John BELL
                 
Ron COCKERILL
6
7
David CORBETT
                 
Derek WILLIAMS
7

8
Ernie HUNT
               
Ron RAFFERTY
8

9
Mike SUMMERBEE  
                 
  Mick CULLEN
9
10
Bobby WOODRUFF
               
view STFC profileRalph HUNT
10
11
Fred JONES
                 
  Johnny SCOTT
11














Results on Saturday, April 8, 1961: League Table

 
  Brentford 2 - 2 Hull City  
  Bury 1 - 1 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic  
  Chesterfield 4 - 1 Bradford City  
  Halifax Town 2 - 1 Bristol City  
  Port Vale 3 - 1 Newport County  
  Shrewsbury Town 4 - 1 Queens Park Rangers  
  Southend United 2 - 0 Barnsley  
  Swindon Town 3 - 0 Grimsby Town  
  Torquay United 1 - 1 Colchester United  
  Tranmere Rovers 2 - 0 Coventry City  
  Walsall 2 - 1 Notts County  
  Watford 2 - 0 Reading  

Table as at Saturday, April 8, 1961:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Bury 42 27 7 8 102 45 2.27 61 
2 Walsall 42 25 5 12 89 56 1.59 55 
3 Queens Park Rangers 41 22 9 10 78 53 1.47 53 
4 Port Vale 42 17 12 13 93 74 1.26 46 
5 Grimsby Town 41 18 10 13 69 61 1.13 46 
6 Torquay United 41 14 17 10 70 64 1.09 45 
7 Watford 41 17 11 13 71 66 1.08 45 
8 Notts County 42 18 9 15 74 73 1.01 45 
9 Barnsley 38 18 6 14 71 68 1.04 42 
10 Newport County 41 16 10 15 76 80 0.95 42 
11 Halifax Town 40 13 16 11 64 68 0.94 42 
12 Hull City 40 16 9 15 68 65 1.05 41 
13 Shrewsbury Town 39 13 14 12 69 64 1.08 40 
14 Coventry City 40 14 11 15 71 67 1.06 39 
15 Bristol City 42 15 9 18 63 65 0.97 39 
16 Brentford 41 12 15 14 52 60 0.87 39 
17 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 42 14 9 19 54 69 0.78 37 
18 Southend United 42 12 11 19 54 70 0.77 35 
19 Tranmere Rovers 42 14 7 21 75 107 0.70 35 
20 Swindon Town 40 11 12 17 55 52 1.06 34 
21 Reading 40 11 11 18 57 76 0.75 33 
22 Bradford City 41 10 12 19 58 79 0.73 32 
23 Chesterfield 42 10 10 22 60 77 0.78 30 
24 Colchester United 42 9 10 23 58 92 0.63 28 

Key: Promotion Relegation