Football League Division Three
Saturday, March 4, 1961

Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic Swindon Town
C.Weller (5'), R.Bolton (36')
HT: 2-1 M.Summerbee (11')
Attendance:  7,862   Referee:  C.A.R. Woan


1
GODWIN
2
WOOLLARD
3
GLEDSTONE
4
JONES
5
NELSON
6
LOVIE
7
BUMSTEAD
8
WELLER
9
BIMPSON
10
BOLTON
11
SMITH
1
BURTON
2
WOLLEN
3
TROLLOPE
4
MORGAN
5
CHAMBERLAIN
6
BELL
7
DARCY
8
HUNT
9
SUMMERBEE
10
JACKSON
11
JONES

Lineups
1
Tommy GODWIN  
                 
Sam BURTON
1
2
Arnold WOOLLARD
                 
Terry WOLLEN
2
3
Peter GLEDSTONE
                 
John TROLLOPE
3
4
Bryn JONES
                 
Keith MORGAN
4
5
Tony NELSON
                 
Peter CHAMBERLAIN
5
6
Jim LOVIE
                 
John BELL
6
7
Ray BUMSTEAD
                 
Arnold DARCY
7

8
Chris WELLER
               
Ernie HUNT
8

9
Louis BIMPSON
               
  Mike SUMMERBEE
9
10
Ronnie BOLTON
               
Cliff JACKSON
10
11
Ron SMITH
                 
Fred JONES
11














Results on Saturday, March 4, 1961: League Table

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

Table as at Saturday, March 4, 1961:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Queens Park Rangers 34 20 8 6 72 44 1.64 48 
2 Bury 34 21 5 8 88 41 2.15 47 
3 Notts County 33 17 7 9 67 54 1.24 41 
4 Grimsby Town 34 17 7 10 63 51 1.24 41 
5 Port Vale 35 15 10 10 81 58 1.40 40 
6 Walsall 33 18 4 11 68 49 1.39 40 
7 Torquay United 34 13 12 9 61 57 1.07 38 
8 Newport County 32 15 7 10 61 60 1.02 37 
9 Coventry City 32 13 9 10 62 53 1.17 35 
10 Halifax Town 33 11 13 9 57 59 0.97 35 
11 Bristol City 34 14 6 14 55 51 1.08 34 
12 Barnsley 29 15 3 11 58 54 1.07 33 
13 Watford 31 11 11 9 53 51 1.04 33 
14 Hull City 33 13 6 14 55 55 1.00 32 
15 Shrewsbury Town 32 10 11 11 57 59 0.97 31 
16 Brentford 34 10 10 14 46 58 0.79 30 
17 Southend United 34 10 9 15 49 61 0.80 29 
18 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 35 11 6 18 49 66 0.74 28 
19 Swindon Town 32 7 12 13 41 42 0.98 26 
20 Reading 32 8 10 14 47 66 0.71 26 
21 Bradford City 31 7 11 13 47 59 0.80 25 
22 Tranmere Rovers 35 9 6 20 60 99 0.61 24 
23 Colchester United 34 7 8 19 50 72 0.69 22 
24 Chesterfield 34 5 9 20 40 68 0.59 19 

Key: Promotion Relegation