Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, November 10, 1951

Port Vale Swindon Town
A.Mullard (12'), L.Barber (61')
HT: 1-0 M.Owen (79', 88')
Attendance:  9,142   Referee:  R.A. Mann


1
HEPPELL
2
HAMLETT
3
HAYWARD
4
TODD
5
CHEADLE
6
POLK
7
HULLIGAN
8
BARBER
9
PINCHBECK
10
MULLARD
11
BENNETT
1
UPRICHARD
2
HUNT
3
GULLIVER
4
KAYE
5
HUDSON
6
BATCHELOR
7
LUNN
8
ONSLOW
9
OWEN
10
BETTERIDGE
11
BAIN

Lineups
1
George HEPPELL
                 
  Norman UPRICHARD
1
2
Lol HAMLETT
                 
George HUNT
2
3
Basil HAYWARD
                 
Jeff GULLIVER
3
4
Jim TODD
                 
Harry KAYE
4
5
Tom CHEADLE
                 
Garth HUDSON
5
6
Stan POLK
                 
Ted BATCHELOR
6
7
Mick HULLIGAN
                 
Harry LUNN
7

8
Len BARBER
               
Roy ONSLOW
8

9
Cliff PINCHBECK
               
Maurice OWEN
9
10
Albert MULLARD
               
Mick BETTERIDGE
10
11
Alan BENNETT
                 
Jimmy BAIN
11














Results on Saturday, November 10, 1951: League Table

 
  Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 1 - 2 Plymouth Argyle  
  Brighton and Hove Albion 4 - 1 Watford  
  Bristol City 1 - 1 Leyton Orient  
  Gillingham 3 - 3 Aldershot  
  Ipswich Town 0 - 1 Walsall  
  Millwall 1 - 1 Bristol Rovers  
  Newport County 4 - 0 Exeter City  
  Northampton Town 5 - 2 Crystal Palace  
  Port Vale 2 - 2 Swindon Town  
  Reading 4 - 2 Colchester United  
  Southend United 2 - 1 Norwich City  
  Torquay United 3 - 2 Shrewsbury Town  

Table as at Saturday, November 10, 1951:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Plymouth Argyle 17 11 2 4 37 19 1.95 24 
2 Brighton and Hove Albion 17 11 1 5 37 20 1.85 23 
3 Northampton Town 17 11 1 5 38 24 1.58 23 
4 Millwall 17 10 3 4 29 21 1.38 23 
5 Norwich City 18 8 6 4 28 23 1.22 22 
6 Newport County 17 9 3 5 30 34 0.88 21 
7 Gillingham 17 7 6 4 36 24 1.50 20 
8 Southend United 17 8 4 5 24 19 1.26 20 
9 Leyton Orient 19 8 4 7 16 17 0.94 20 
10 Swindon Town 17 7 5 5 25 20 1.25 19 
11 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 17 6 6 5 27 20 1.35 18 
12 Bristol Rovers 17 5 7 5 26 21 1.24 17 
13 Bristol City 17 6 5 6 18 21 0.86 17 
14 Reading 17 7 2 8 42 34 1.24 16 
15 Watford 17 5 6 6 21 29 0.72 16 
16 Crystal Palace 17 7 0 10 25 32 0.78 14 
17 Shrewsbury Town 18 5 3 10 30 35 0.86 13 
18 Ipswich Town 17 6 1 10 27 32 0.84 13 
19 Aldershot 17 5 3 9 26 32 0.81 13 
20 Colchester United 17 4 5 8 25 34 0.74 13 
21 Torquay United 18 4 5 9 26 40 0.65 13 
22 Walsall 18 5 3 10 19 32 0.59 13 
23 Port Vale 17 2 8 7 14 27 0.52 12 
24 Exeter City 17 4 3 10 20 36 0.56 11 

Key: Promotion Re-election