Non League Tables for 1947-1948

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Athenian League
Birmingham and District League
Birmingham and District League
Cheshire County League
Corinthian League
Isthmian League
Kent League
Lancashire Combination
London League - Premier Division
Midland League
North-Eastern League
Southern League
Spartan League - Premier Division
Western League - Division 1
Western League - Division 2

Athenian League ^

                                   P  W  D  L   F   A Pts
 1.Barnet                         26 18  2  6  86  38  38
 2.Hendon                         26 14  5  7  45  30  33
 3.Bromley                        26 12  6  8  60  50  30
 4.Tooting & Mitcham United       26 12  4 10  46  41  28
 5.Wealdstone                     26  9  8  9  44  36  26
 6.Enfield                        26 10  6 10  55  60  26
 7.Hayes                          26  9  7 10  43  43  25
 8.Sutton United                  26  9  7 10  32  38  25
 9.Leyton                         26 10  5 11  48  59  25
10.Finchley                       26 10  5 11  38  52  25
11.Hitchin Town                   26 10  4 12  43  61  24
12.Redhill                        26  8  5 13  32  39  21
13.Barking                        26  6  9 11  27  37  21
14.Southall                       26  6  5 15  37  52  17

Birmingham and District League ^

                                   P  W  L  D   F   A Pts
 1.Kettering Town                 26 20  5  1  82  23  41
 2.Kidderminster Harriers         26 15  6  5  72  43  35
 3.Oswestry Town                  26 16  8  2  63  46  34
 4.Halesowen Town                 26 14  7  5  65  46  33
 5.Wellington Town                26 12  9  5  70  52  29
 6.Wolverhampton Wanderers        26 14 11  1  52  53  29
 7.Cradley Heath                  26 13 11  2  59  62  28
 8.Lye Town                       26 10 11  5  56  57  25
 9.Worcester City                 26 10 13  3  49  52  23
10.Aston Villa                    26  8 12  6  46  53  22
11.Shrewsbury Town                26  9 14  3  54  65  21
12.Hereford United                26  9 15  2  60  72  20
13.Walsall                        26  7 17  2  39  74  16
14.Leicester City                 26  3 21  2  20  90   8
  ERROR number of goals for (787) not equal to number of goals against (788)

Birmingham and District League ^

                                   P  W  D  L   F   A Pts
 1.Kettering Town                 26 20  1  5  83  33  41
 2.Kidderminster Harriers         26 15  5  6  72  43  35
 3.Oswestry Town                  26 16  2  8  63  46  34
 4.Halesowen Town                 26 14  5  7  65  46  33
 5.Wellington Town Res.           26 12  5  9  74  51  29
 6.Wolverhampton Wanderers (A)    26 14  1 11  52  53  29
 7.Cradley Heath                  26 13  2 11  58  62  28
 8.Lye Town                       26 10  5 11  56  57  25
 9.Worcester City Res.            26 10  3 13  49  49  23
10.Aston Villa (A)                26  8  6 12  46  53  22
11.Shrewsbury Town Res.           26  9  3 14  55  65  21
12.Hereford United Res.           26  9  2 15  60  70  20
13.Walsall (A)                    26  7  2 17  39  74  16
14.Gloucester City Res.           26  3  2 21  29  99   8

Cheshire County League ^

                                   P  W  L  D   F   A Pts
 1.Rhyl                           42 30  4  8 121  54  68
 2.Northwich Victoria             42 24  9  9 109  58  57
 3.Witton Albion                  42 24 10  8 104  59  56
 4.Wellington Town                42 23 11  8 111  65  54
 5.Stalybridge Celtic             42 18 13 11  85  87  47
 6.Tranmere Rovers                42 18 15  9  76  62  45
 7.Winsford United                42 22 19  1  90  83  45
 8.Crewe Alexandra                42 19 16  7  80  80  45
 9.South Liverpool                42 18 17  7  81  81  43
10.Chester                        42 18 18  6  83  92  42
11.Stockport County               42 16 17  9  87  84  41
12.Clyde United                   42 18 20  4  88  83  40
13.Wrexham                        42 17 20  5  85  71  39
14.Runcorn                        42 15 18  9  79  88  39
15.Altrincham                     42 17 20  5 100 115  39
16.Port Vale                      42 16 19  7  53  69  39
17.Droylsden                      42 13 18 11  80  82  37
18.Macclesfield                   42 13 18 11  78  83  37
19.Buxton                         42 13 23  6  89 113  32
20.Mossley                        42 14 24  4  66  99  32
21.Ashton United                  42 11 28  3  74 143  25
22.Congleton Town                 42  9 29  4  50 118  22

Corinthian League ^

                                   P  W  D  L   F   A Pts
 1.Walton & Hersham               26 17  4  5  82  40  38
 2.Hounslow Town                  26 16  2  8  68  46  34
 3.Erith & Belvedere              26 15  3  8  67  38  33
 4.Carshalton Athletic            26 15  2  9  70  53  32
 5.Grays Athletic                 26 13  5  8  68  56  31
 6.Edgware Town                   26 12  5  9  55  46  29
 7.Hastings & St. Leonards        26 12  3 11  72  57  27
 8.Maidenhead United              26 10  5 11  45  52  25
 9.Eastbourne                     26 10  4 12  55  68  24
10.Uxbridge                       26 10  3 13  53  62  23
11.Chesham United                 26  6  9 11  48  60  21
12.Windsor & Eton                 26  9  3 14  42  75  21
13.Slough Town                    26  7  4 15  50  51  18
14.Bedford Avenue                 26  4  0 22  35 106   8
* Slough Town formerly Slough United

Isthmian League ^

                                   P  W  L  D   F   A Pts
 1.Leytonstone                    26 19  6  1  87  38  39
 2.Kingstonian                    26 16  4  6  74  39  38
 3.Walthamstow Avenue             26 17  6  3  61  37  37
 4.Dulwich Hamlet                 26 17  7  2  71  39  36
 5.Wimbledon                      26 13  7  6  66  40  32
 6.Romford                        26 14 11  1  53  47  29
 7.Oxford City                    26 10 11  5  50  68  25
 8.Woking                         26 10 13  3  63  55  23
 9.Ilford                         26  7 11  8  51  59  22
10.St. Albans City                26  9 15  2  43  56  20
11.Wycombe Wanderers              26  7 14  5  51  65  19
12.Tufnell Park                   26  7 15  4  38  83  18
13.Clapton                        26  5 17  4  35  69  14
14.Corinthian Casuals             26  5 19  2  33  81  12

Kent League ^

                                   P  W  D  L   F   A Pts
 1.Margate                        34 24  1  9 103  44  49
 2.Folkestone Town                34 21  5  8 103  43  47
 3.Gillingham                     34 19  5 10  71  43  43
 4.Ramsgate Athletic              34 20  2 12  72  53  42
 5.Maidstone United               34 18  5 11  72  61  41
 6.Lloyds                         34 18  3 13  86  74  39
 7.Dover                          34 15  8 11  70  60  38
 8.Gravesend and Northfleet       33 14 10  9  62  54  38
 9.Sittingbourne                  34 15  7 12  86  79  37
10.Chatham Town                   34 15  6 13  82  67  36
11.Canterbury City                34 15  4 15  77  71  34
12.Ashford                        34 12  5 17  59  68  29
13.Betteshanger C.W.              33 11  6 16  68  81  28
14.Deal Town                      34  9  8 17  55  79  26
15.Snowdown C.W.                  34  8  8 18  61  89  24
16.Sheppey United                 34 10  2 22  64  98  22
17.Aylesford P.M.                 34  6  8 20  46  99  20
18.R.N. Chatham                   34  7  3 24  49 121  17
  ERROR Gravesend and Northfleet incorrect number of games 33
  ERROR Betteshanger C.W. incorrect number of games 33
  ERROR number of goals for (1286) not equal to number of goals against (1284)

Lancashire Combination ^

                                   P  W  L  D   F   A Pts
 1.Wigan                          42 25  8  9  72  37  59
 2.Nelson                         42 24  9  9  84  62  57
 3.Barrow                         42 24 11  7  88  55  55
 4.Morecambe                      42 24 12  6  98  59  54
 5.Fleetwood                      42 23 12  7  73  52  53
 6.Marine                         42 23 13  6 103  64  52
 7.Netherfield                    42 23 13  6  83  58  52
 8.Lancaster                      42 21 14  7  80  69  49
 9.Bacup                          42 20 16  6  96  67  46
10.Oldham                         42 19 15  8  76  71  46
11.Chorley                        42 19 16  7  89  74  45
12.Prescot                        42 19 17  6  87  80  44
13.Rochdale                       42 14 20  8  79  76  36
14.Bangor                         42 14 20  8  62  77  36
15.Rossendale                     42 11 19 12  80  90  34
16.Darwen                         42 12 21  9  60  91  33
17.Accrington                     42 12 23  7  71 106  31
18.Clitheroe                      42 13 24  5  70 110  31
19.New Brighton                   42 11 23  8  56  85  30
20.Leyland                        42 11 24  7  73 115  29
21.Horwich                        42 10 25  7  58 104  27
22.Southport                      42  9 26  7  57  93  25

London League - Premier Division ^

                                   P  W  D  L   F   A Pts
 1.Chelmsford City                28 21  2  5 126  37  44
 2.Tilbury                        28 17  6  5  78  35  40
 3.Crittall Athletic              28 18  4  6  78  42  40
 4.Guildford City                 28 16  1 11  81  51  33
 5.Eton Manor                     28 13  7  8  58  52  33
 6.Leavesden                      28 13  6  9  74  63  32
 7.Ekco                           28 12  3 13  58  70  27
 8.Woolwich Polytechnic           28 10  7 11  55  67  27
 9.Dartford                       28 11  4 13  43  57  26
10.Edmonton Borough               28 10  4 14  62  65  24
11.Woodford Town                  28 11  2 15  59  82  24
12.Bedford Town                   28 10  4 14  50  76  24
13.Epsom                          28  7  5 16  45  80  19
14.Royal Naval Depot              28  6  5 17  50  98  17
15.P.O. Telecoms                  28  4  3 21  31  73  11
  ERROR number of wins (179) not equal to number of losses (178)
  ERROR odd number of draws (63)

Midland League ^

                                   P  W  L  D   F   A Pts
 1.Shrewsbury Town                42 28  8  6  98  51  62
 2.Scunthorpe United              42 23 10  9  89  57  55
 3.Nottingham Forest              42 23 11  8 112  59  54
 4.Bradford (Park Avenue)         42 25 15  2 138  97  52
 5.Lincoln City                   42 22 15  5  97  53  49
 6.Peterborough United            42 22 16  4  88  78  48
 7.Gainsborough Trinity           42 19 13 10  88  80  48
 8.Ransome & Marles               42 19 14  9  85  76  47
 9.Grimsby Town                   42 18 14 10 101  88  46
10.Grantham                       42 20 16  6 110  99  46
11.Boston United                  42 21 17  4  89  82  46
12.Doncaster Rovers               42 17 14 11  93  66  45
13.Hull City                      42 19 17  6  86  71  44
14.Denaby United                  42 16 17  9  82  84  41
15.Notts County                   42 16 20  6  72  95  38
16.York City                      42 13 19 10  69 109  36
17.Scarborough                    42 12 21  9  67  85  33
18.Mansfield Town                 42 12 21  9  63  82  33
19.Rotherham United               42 12 22  8  75  93  32
20.Frickley Colliery              42 11 22  9  85 119  31
21.Bradford City                  42  9 28  5  59 111  23
22.Ollerton Colliery              42  7 34  1  57 168  15

North-Eastern League ^

                                   P  W  L  D   F   A Pts
 1.Sunderland Reserves            38 24  5  9 102  51  57
 2.Gateshead Reserves             38 25  7  6 105  48  56
 3.Middlesbrough Reserves         38 24  8  6  91  46  54
 4.North Shields                  38 21 10  7  89  65  49
 5.Hartlepols United Reserves     38 17 12  9  62  62  43
 6.West Stanley                   38 18 15  5  87  74  41
 7.Consett                        38 18 16  4  87  75  40
 8.Blyth Spartans                 38 15 13 10  62  60  40
 9.Ashington                      38 16 15  7  81  70  39
10.Horden C.W.                    38 17 18  3  60  66  37
11.Stockton                       38 13 15 10  57  59  36
12.Spennymoor United              38 14 17  7  70  69  35
13.Darlington Reserves            38 15 18  5  65  68  35
14.Carlisle United Reserves       38 14 17  7  61  65  35
15.South Shields                  38 17 20  1  65  79  35
16.Workington                     38 14 18  6  80  98  34
17.Murton C.W.                    38 12 19  7  65  85  31
18.Annfield Plain                 38 11 18  9  72  96  31
19.Blackhall C.W.                 38  7 25  6  70 115  20
20.Eppleton C.W.                  38  3 29  6  41 121  12

Southern League ^

                                   P  W  D  L   F   A Pts
 1.Merthyr                        34 23  7  4  84  39  53
 2.Gillingham                     34 21  5  8  81  43  47
 3.Worcester                      34 21  3 10  74  44  45
 4.Colchester                     34 19  5 10  88  40  43
 5.Hereford                       34 16 10  6  76  52  42
 6.Lovells                        34 17  6 11  74  50  40
 7.Exeter                         34 15  7 12  65  57  37
 8.Yeovil                         34 12 11 11  56  51  35
 9.Chelmsford                     34 14  7 13  62  58  35
10.Cheltenham                     34 13  9 11  71  71  35
11.Bath                           34 12  8 14  55  62  32
12.Barry                          34 10  9 15  60  71  29
13.Gravesend                      34 11  6 17  52  90  28
14.Guildford                      34 11  4 19  69  73  26
15.Dartford                       34 10  6 18  36  62  26
16.Gloucester                     34  8  6 20  47  78  22
17.Torquay                        34  6  9 19  43  94  21
18.Bedford                        34  6  3 25  41 104  15
  ERROR Hereford number of games (34) not equal to 16 + 10 + 6 (32)
  ERROR Cheltenham number of games (34) not equal to 13 + 9 + 11 (33)
  ERROR number of wins (245) not equal to number of losses (243)
  ERROR odd number of draws (121)
  ERROR number of goals for (1134) not equal to number of goals against (1139)

Spartan League - Premier Division ^

                                   P  W  L  D   F   A Pts
 1.Cambridge Town                 26 21  3  2  97  34  44
 2.Metropolitan Police            26 18  5  3  69  38  39
 3.Vauxhall Motors                26 15  9  2  56  43  32
 4.Hoddesden Town                 26 14  9  3  55  53  31
 5.Wolverton Town                 26 13  9  4  81  55  30
 6.Aylesbury United               26 13 10  3  68  41  29
 7.Briggs Sports                  26 13 10  3  54  51  29
 8.Huntley & Palmers              26 12 10  4  69  64  28
 9.Bishops Stortford              26  8 13  5  56  50  21
10.Harrow Town                    26  8 13  5  50  68  21
11.Letchworth Town                26  5 15  6  33  58  16
12.Pinner                         26  6 16  4  32  65  16
13.Wood Green Town                26  6 18  2  44  82  14
14.Lyons Club                     26  6 18  2  40 102  14
*Huntley and Palmers number of losses changed from 13 to 10

Western League - Division 1 ^

                                   P  W  D  L   F   A Pts
 1.Trowbridge Town                34 29  3  2 131  33  61
 2.Glastonbury                    34 26  3  5 119  40  55
 3.Street                         34 23  7  4  98  40  53
 4.Bristol Rovers Res.            34 21  6  7 121  60  48
 5.Clevedon                       34 20  4 10 117  66  44
 6.Clandown                       34 16  5 13  84  80  37
 7.Poole Town                     33 14  6 13  73  72  34
 8.Yeovil Town Res                34 14  4 16  70  79  32
 9.Paulton Rovers                 34 13  5 16  78  93  31
10.Portland United                34 11  7 16  64  72  29
11.Bristol City Res               34 11  7 16  69 104  29
12.Bath City Res                  34 10  8 16  56  82  28
13.Wells City                     34 11  5 18  58  71  27
14.Peasdown Miners                34 11  5 18  74  96  27
15.Soundwell                      32  8  7 17  64 103  23
16.Chippenham Town                33  8  6 19  65  97  22
17.Radstock Town                  34  8  3 23  64 108  19
18.Bristol Aeroplane Co.          34  4  1 29  56 165   9
*OK: incomplete season

Western League - Division 2 ^

                                   P  W  D  L   F   A Pts
 1.Salisbury                      34 29  1  4 145  33  59
 2.Weymouth                       34 26  4  4 148  37  56
 3.Cheltenham Town Res.           34 25  3  6 142  42  53
 4.Welton Rovers                  34 21  3 10  85  49  45
 5.Frome Town                     33 22  0 11 114  76  44
 6.Hoffman Athletic               34 19  5 10  79  50  43
 7.Trowbridge Town Res.           33 17  5 11  92  59  39
 8.Swindon Town Res.              34 17  4 13  95  76  38
 9.Douglas                        34 18  2 14 104  88  38
10.Dorchester Town                34 13  6 15  64  79  32
11.Cinderford Town                34 12  7 15  87 103  31
12.National Smelting Co.          34 13  5 16  80 102  31
13.Stonehouse                     34  7  7 20  64 113  21
14.Chippenham Town Res.           34  8  4 22  63 117  20
15.RAF Locking                    33  9  1 23  52 126  19
16.RAF Melksham                   34  7  4 23  63 136  18
17.RAF Colerne                    33  6  4 23  64 146  16
18.B.A.C. Res.                    34  2  1 31  48 157   5
*OK: Unplayed matches ignored in the Final Table
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