Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, March 1, 1958

Torquay United Swindon Town
T.Northcott (36', 75')
HT: 1-2 A.Darcy (11'), B.Edwards (12')
Attendance:  7,296   Referee:  K.G. Aston


1
WAKEHAM
2
BETTANY
3
SMITH
4
LEWIS
5
NORTHCOTT
6
JAMES
7
SHAW
8
COX
9
BAXTER
10
NORTHCOTT
11
PYM
1
BURTON
2
NEAL
3
BINGLEY
4
OWEN
5
HUDSON
6
FOUNTAIN
7
SKULL
8
RICHARDS
9
KELLY
10
EDWARDS
11
DARCY

Lineups
1
Peter WAKEHAM
                 
Sam BURTON
1
2
Colin BETTANY
                 
John NEAL
2
3
Harry SMITH
                 
Walter BINGLEY
3
4
Dennis LEWIS
                 
Maurice OWEN
4
5
George NORTHCOTT
                 
Garth HUDSON
5
6
John JAMES
                 
Jack FOUNTAIN
6
7
Ron SHAW
                 
John SKULL
7

8
Geoff COX
                 
John RICHARDS
8

9
Larry BAXTER
                 
Jimmy KELLY
9
10
Tommy NORTHCOTT
             
Bob EDWARDS
10
11
Ernie PYM
               
Arnold DARCY
11














Results on Saturday, March 1, 1958: League Table

 
  Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 4 - 1 Queens Park Rangers  
  Brentford 4 - 1 Millwall  
  Colchester United 3 - 2 Gillingham  
  Coventry City 2 - 2 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Crystal Palace 1 - 1 Aldershot  
  Northampton Town 3 - 2 Port Vale  
  Norwich City 3 - 2 Exeter City  
  Reading 1 - 0 Newport County  
  Shrewsbury Town 1 - 3 Southampton  
  Torquay United 2 - 2 Swindon Town  
  Walsall 1 - 1 Southend United  
  Watford 0 - 2 Plymouth Argyle  

Table as at Saturday, March 1, 1958:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Reading 34 18 9 7 66 35 1.89 45 
2 Brighton and Hove Albion 33 18 8 7 63 45 1.40 44 
3 Swindon Town 36 14 14 8 60 42 1.43 42 
4 Plymouth Argyle 33 19 4 10 53 39 1.36 42 
5 Norwich City 33 14 12 7 55 54 1.02 40 
6 Southampton 35 15 9 11 87 59 1.47 39 
7 Newport County 33 14 10 9 53 42 1.26 38 
8 Colchester United 34 14 10 10 57 59 0.97 38 
9 Brentford 32 15 7 10 59 42 1.40 37 
10 Southend United 32 13 9 10 60 37 1.62 35 
11 Port Vale 33 13 8 12 52 36 1.44 34 
12 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 33 15 4 14 61 56 1.09 34 
13 Watford 33 10 13 10 45 45 1.00 33 
14 Queens Park Rangers 33 12 9 12 45 54 0.83 33 
15 Shrewsbury Town 34 12 9 13 36 48 0.75 33 
16 Crystal Palace 33 11 10 12 51 51 1.00 32 
17 Northampton Town 32 11 5 16 50 59 0.85 27 
18 Aldershot 33 8 11 14 43 65 0.66 27 
19 Millwall 35 9 6 20 49 65 0.75 24 
20 Exeter City 34 9 6 19 50 76 0.66 24 
21 Coventry City 31 8 8 15 32 59 0.54 24 
22 Walsall 32 8 7 17 38 54 0.70 23 
23 Gillingham 31 8 7 16 35 55 0.64 23 
24 Torquay United 32 7 9 16 32 55 0.58 23 

Key: Promotion Relegation