Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, October 5, 1929

Swindon Town Merthyr Town
J.Eddleston (??', ??', ??'), B.Denyer (??', ??'), F.Dent (??')
HT: 1-0 L.Wilkins (??'), R.Parker (??'), H.Hargreaves (??')
Attendance:  3,507   Referee:  G. Franklin


1
NASH
2
DICKENSON
3
WYLIE
4
LOW
5
JOHNSON
6
BRAITHWAITE
7
DENYER
8
EDDLESTON
9
DENT
10
ROBERTS
11
MCCARTNEY
1
WOODWARD
2
CROSS
3
CREIGHTON
4
WOODWARD
5
HARGREAVES
6
SMITH
7
CRUICKSHANK
8
WILKINS
9
PARKER
10
DRANSFIELD
11
SLACK

Lineups
 
Ted NASH
                 
Joseph WOODWARD
 
 
Wally DICKENSON
                 
Charlie CROSS
 
 
Tommy WYLIE
                 
Thomas CREIGHTON
 
 
David LOW
                 
Thomas WOODWARD
 
 
Reg JOHNSON
               
Harold HARGREAVES
 
 
Ted BRAITHWAITE
                 
Len SMITH
 
 
Bertie DENYER
               
view STFC profileAlec CRUICKSHANK
 

 
Joe EDDLESTON
             
view STFC profileLes WILKINS
 

 
Fred DENT
             
Reginald PARKER
 
 
Les ROBERTS
                 
Walter DRANSFIELD
 
 
Jimmy MCCARTNEY
                 
Wilf SLACK
 














Results on Saturday, October 5, 1929: League Table

 
  Coventry City 5 - 2 Leyton Orient  
  Crystal Palace 1 - 3 Northampton Town  
  Fulham 2 - 2 Southend United  
  Newport County 2 - 2 Bristol Rovers  
  Norwich City 3 - 1 Exeter City  
  Plymouth Argyle 3 - 0 Gillingham  
  Queens Park Rangers 1 - 0 Luton Town  
  Swindon Town 6 - 3 Merthyr Town  
  Torquay United 5 - 2 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Walsall 2 - 2 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic  
  Watford 1 - 2 Brentford  

Table as at Saturday, October 5, 1929:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Plymouth Argyle 9 7 2 0 23 8 2.88 16 
2 Southend United 9 7 1 1 21 10 2.10 15 
3 Northampton Town 9 7 0 2 17 6 2.83 14 
4 Brentford 9 6 2 1 20 9 2.22 14 
5 Coventry City 9 6 2 1 20 10 2.00 14 
6 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 9 5 2 2 23 13 1.77 12 
7 Brighton and Hove Albion 9 5 1 3 19 15 1.27 11 
8 Walsall 10 4 2 4 20 16 1.25 10 
9 Fulham 9 3 3 3 13 14 0.93
10 Queens Park Rangers 9 3 3 3 9 11 0.82
11 Swindon Town 10 3 2 5 21 22 0.95
12 Crystal Palace 10 3 2 5 14 18 0.78
13 Norwich City 9 3 2 4 15 20 0.75
14 Bristol Rovers 9 2 3 4 12 14 0.86
15 Luton Town 9 2 3 4 13 16 0.81
16 Torquay United 9 2 2 5 12 20 0.60
17 Exeter City 9 2 2 5 8 15 0.53
18 Newport County 9 2 2 5 7 14 0.50
19 Leyton Orient 9 1 4 4 7 14 0.50
20 Watford 9 2 1 6 9 15 0.60
21 Gillingham 9 2 1 6 6 15 0.40
22 Merthyr Town 8 1 2 5 8 22 0.36

Key: Promotion Re-election