Football League Division Three
Saturday, March 12, 1960

Swindon Town Shrewsbury Town
D.Layne (15', 47', 61'), E.Hunt (59')
HT: 1-2 R.Ambler (11', 34')
Attendance:  7,595   Referee:  G.W. Pullin


1
BURTON
2
HIGGINS
3
BINGLEY
4
FOUNTAIN
5
CHAMBERLAIN
6
MORGAN
7
SUMMERBEE
8
HUNT
9
LAYNE
10
MARSHALL
11
DARCY
1
MILLER
2
HOBSON
3
SKEECH
4
HARLEY
5
POUNTNEY
6
WALTERS
7
CORNFIELD
8
STARKEY
9
AMBLER
10
EDGLEY
11
WHITAKER

Lineups
1
Sam BURTON
                 
Paul MILLER
1
2
John HIGGINS
                 
Norman HOBSON
2
3
Walter BINGLEY
                 
Gordon SKEECH
3
4
Jack FOUNTAIN
                 
Albert HARLEY
4
5
Peter CHAMBERLAIN
                 
Dave POUNTNEY
5
6
Keith MORGAN
                 
George WALTERS
6
7
Mike SUMMERBEE  
                 
Allen CORNFIELD
7

8
Ernie HUNT
               
Malcolm STARKEY
8

9
David LAYNE
             
Roy AMBLER
9
10
William MARSHALL
                 
Brian EDGLEY
10
11
Arnold DARCY
                 
Colin WHITAKER
11














Results on Saturday, March 12, 1960: League Table

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

Table as at Saturday, March 12, 1960:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Southampton 35 21 6 8 88 63 1.40 48 
2 Bury 36 19 6 11 52 35 1.49 44 
3 Norwich City 35 18 7 10 65 46 1.41 43 
4 Coventry City 35 17 8 10 65 46 1.41 42 
5 Grimsby Town 36 14 12 10 71 58 1.22 40 
6 Queens Park Rangers 35 16 7 12 60 42 1.43 39 
7 Colchester United 36 15 9 12 64 55 1.16 39 
8 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 36 14 11 11 59 56 1.05 39 
9 Port Vale 36 16 6 14 62 61 1.02 38 
10 Bradford City 34 13 11 10 57 48 1.19 37 
11 Brentford 36 15 7 14 62 54 1.15 37 
12 Shrewsbury Town 34 14 8 12 77 63 1.22 36 
13 Newport County 36 16 4 16 65 65 1.00 36 
14 Barnsley 37 12 12 13 51 56 0.91 36 
15 Swindon Town 35 14 6 15 50 57 0.88 34 
16 Halifax Town 34 13 7 14 51 58 0.88 33 
17 York City 35 11 11 13 46 54 0.85 33 
18 Reading 35 12 7 16 70 70 1.00 31 
19 Southend United 35 12 7 16 53 59 0.90 31 
20 Tranmere Rovers 36 11 8 17 60 65 0.92 30 
21 Chesterfield 35 13 4 18 56 70 0.80 30 
22 Wrexham 36 11 5 20 57 82 0.70 27 
23 Mansfield Town 33 9 5 19 58 89 0.65 23 
24 Accrington Stanley 35 8 4 23 46 93 0.49 20 

Key: Promotion Relegation