CLITHEROE FC FIXTURES and RESULTS : SEASON 1947-48 Click here to view League Table                              
                                                         
  Key : Lge=Lancashire Combination Div 1    FAC=FA Cup    LCC=Lancashire Combination Cup   LFA=Lancashire FA Trophy   #1=see comment below (if applicable)         unconfirmed app   Goalscorer    Subs not used until the 1966-67 season og=own goal            
                                                         
  Date Day Opponents Comp   Result   Att 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 not applicable not applicable not applicable og          
  23-08-1947 Sat Prescot Cables Lge A L 0-6     xx.Hayes xx.Bully J.Blacklock G.Akers xx.Marsden J.Emmett C.Thomas xx.Newby R.Robinson xx.Standing xx.Bell           GOAL SCORERS  
  27-08-1947 Wed FLEETWOOD Lge H L 0-2     xx.Hayes J.Blacklock xx.Cornwell xx.Ashton xx.Marsden xx.Thompson C.Thomas A.Bradshaw R.Robinson J.Emmett xx.Bell           17   Robinson, R  
  30-08-1947 Sat OLDHAM ATHLETIC RESERVES Lge H L 0-3     xx.Hayes J.Halliwell xx.McFarlane S.Johnston xx.Marsden xx.Thompson C.Thomas A.Bradshaw xx.Smith J.Emmett R.Robinson           16   Thomas, Clifford  
  03-09-1947 Wed Fleetwood Lge A L 1-3     xx.Hayes J.Halliwell xx.McFarlane S.Johnston xx.Marsden xx.Thompson C.Thomas A.Bradshaw xx.Smith J.Emmett R.Robinson       1   10   Lea, xx  
  06-09-1947 Sat Wigan Athletic Lge A W 2-1     xx.Hayes J.Blacklock S.Johnston xx.Marsden W.Wade xx.Thompson C.Thomas A.Bradshaw xx.Smith(1) xx.Ashton(1) xx.Bell           8   Upton, xx  
  10-09-1947 Wed NELSON Lge H L 0-6     xx.Hayes J.Blacklock S.Johnston xx.Marsden W.Wade xx.Thompson C.Thomas A.Bradshaw xx.Smith xx.Ashton xx.Bell           7   Bell, xx  
  13-09-1947 Sat MARINE Lge H W 4-1     xx.Hayes xx.Tuthill C.Rotherham xx.Thompson xx.Marsden xx.Jones C.Thomas xx.Newby xx.Smith(2) R.Robinson(1) xx.Bell(1)           6   Smith, xx  
  16-09-1947 Tue Nelson Lge A D 2-2     xx.Hayes xx.Tuthill C.Rotherham xx.Thompson xx.Marsden xx.Jones C.Thomas(1) J.Emmett xx.Smith(1) R.Robinson xx.Bell           3   Wilkinson, J  
  24-09-1947 Wed Lancaster City Lge A L 1-2     xx.Hayes xx.Tuthill C.Rotherham xx.Pearson xx.Marsden xx.Thompson C.Thomas xx.Grindrod xx.Lea(1) R.Robinson xx.Bell           2   Bagley, xx  
  27-09-1947 Sat CHORLEY Lge H W 5-1     xx.Hayes xx.Tuthill C.Rotherham xx.Thompson xx.Marsden xx.Jones C.Thomas(2) xx.Newby xx.Lea(1) R.Robinson(1) xx.Bell(1)           2   Emmett, Jimmy  
  04-10-1947 Sat Bangor City Lge A W 3-2     xx.Hayes xx.Tuthill C.Rotherham xx.Thompson xx.Marsden xx.Jones C.Thomas(2) xx.Newby xx.Smith(1) R.Robinson xx.Taylor           2   Newby, xx  
  11-10-1947 Sat BARROW RESERVES Lge H L 2-4     xx.Hayes xx.Tuthill C.Rotherham xx.Thompson(1) xx.Marsden xx.Jones C.Thomas xx.Newby xx.Smith(1) R.Robinson xx.Bell           1   Ashton, xx  
  18-10-1947 Sat Leyland Motors Lge A L 2-4     B.Barratt xx.Tuthill C.Rotherham J.Emmett xx.Marsden xx.Jones C.Thomas xx.Newby R.Robinson(1) xx.Lea(1) xx.Bell           1   Higginson, xx  
  25-10-1947 Sat ROSSENDALE UNITED Lge H W 3-2     B.Barratt xx.Tuthill C.Rotherham xx.Thompson xx.Marsden xx.Jones C.Thomas xx.Lea(1) R.Robinson J.Emmett(1) xx.Bell(1)           1   Higham, xx  
  01-11-1947 Sat Bacup Borough Lge A L 1-2     xx.Hayes xx.Taylor C.Rotherham J.Emmett xx.Thompson xx.Jones C.Thomas(1) xx.Lea xx.Smith R.Robinson xx.Bell           1   Thompson, xx  
  08-11-1947 Sat ACCRINGTON STANLEY RESERVES Lge H L 3-4     xx.Hayes xx.Tuthill C.Rotherham xx.Taylor xx.Cleaton xx.Jones C.Thomas xx.Lea(2) R.Robinson J.Emmett xx.Bell(1)           1   Waite, xx  
  15-11-1947 Sat Rossendale United Lge A L 0-1     B.Barratt xx.Tuthill C.Rotherham xx.Thompson xx.Marsden xx.Jones R.Robinson xx.Lea J.Emmett xx.Taylor xx.Bell                  
  22-11-1947 Sat Great Harwood LFA A W 3-0     B.Barratt xx.Tuthill C.Rotherham xx.Thompson xx.Marsden xx.Jones C.Thomas(1) xx.Lea A.Rigby J.Emmett xx.Bell(2)           1   own goal  
  06-12-1947 Sat ROCHDALE RESERVES Lge H W 1-0     B.Barratt xx.Tuthill C.Rotherham G.Akers xx.Thompson xx.Jones xx.Marsden C.Thomas xx.Lea(1) J.Emmett xx.Bell                  
  13-12-1947 Sat Horwich RMI Lge A W 2-1     B.Barratt xx.Tuthill C.Rotherham G.Akers xx.Thompson xx.Jones C.Thomas xx.Newby R.Robinson(2) J.Emmett E.Taylor                  
  20-12-1947 Sat Lancaster City LFA A W 3-2     B.Barratt xx.Tuthill C.Rotherham G.Akers xx.Thompson xx.Jones C.Thomas xx.Newby(1) R.Robinson(2) J.Emmett xx.Bell                  
  26-12-1947 Fri DARWEN Lge H D 4-4     xx.Hayes xx.Tuthill S.Johnston G.Akers xx.Thompson xx.Jones C.Thomas xx.Newby R.Robinson(1) xx.Lea(3) xx.Bell                  
  27-12-1947 Sat Darwen Lge A L 2-3     B.Barratt xx.Taylor C.Rotherham G.Akers xx.Thompson xx.Jones C.Thomas xx.Newby(1) xx.Higginson(1) R.Robinson xx.Bell                  
  03-01-1948 Sat Oldham Athletic Reserves Lge A L 1-2     B.Barratt xx.Taylor C.Rotherham G.Akers xx.Thompson xx.Jones C.Thomas J.Emmett(1) xx.Lea R.Robinson xx.Bell                  
  10-01-1948 Sat SOUTHPORT RESERVES Lge H W 3-0     B.Barratt xx.Taylor C.Rotherham G.Akers xx.Thompson xx.Jones C.Thomas xx.Reid R.Robinson(3) J.Emmett xx.Bell                  
  17-01-1948 Sat Burscough LFA A L 1-7     B.Barratt xx.Taylor C.Rotherham G.Akers xx.Thompson xx.Jones C.Thomas(1) xx.Newby R.Robinson J.Emmett xx.Bell                  
  24-01-1948 Sat Morecambe Lge A L 0-5     B.Barratt xx.Tuthill C.Rotherham G.Akers xx.Thompson xx.Jones C.Thomas J.Wilkinson R.Robinson J.Emmett xx.Bell                  
  07-02-1948 Sat MORECAMBE Lge H L 0-8     xx.Hayes xx.Taylor xx.Milne G.Akers xx.Nolan C.Rotherham C.Thomas J.Wilkinson J.Jones R.Robinson xx.Bell                  
  14-02-1948 Sat Chorley Lge A L 2-4     B.Barratt xx.Taylor C.Rotherham G.Akers B.McCrea xx.Thompson C.Thomas(1) J.Wilkinson(1) xx.McGuire J.Emmett E.Jones                  
  21-02-1948 Sat BANGOR CITY Lge H L 2-3     B.Barratt xx.Taylor C.Rotherham G.Akers B.McCrea xx.Thompson C.Thomas xx.Lea xx.Waite(1) J.Wilkinson xx.Higham(1)                  
  28-02-1948 Sat Barrow Reserves Lge A L 1-4     B.Barratt xx.Tuthill xx.Taylor xx.Thompson B.McCrea C.Rotherham C.Thomas G.Akers xx.Upton R.Robinson(1) xx.Bell                  
  06-03-1948 Sat LEYLAND MOTORS Lge H D 3-3     B.Barratt xx.Tuthill xx.Taylor xx.Thompson B.McCrea C.Rotherham C.Thomas(1) G.Akers xx.Upton(1) R.Robinson(1) xx.Bell                  
  13-03-1948 Sat Marine Lge A L 1-5     B.Barratt xx.Tuthill C.Rotherham G.Akers B.McCrea xx.Thompson C.Thomas xx.Lane xx.Upton(1) J.Jones R.Robinson                  
  17-03-1948 Wed Accrington Stanley Reserves LCC A L 1-2     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas(1) G.Akers R.Robinson xx.Thompson xx.Bell                  
  20-03-1948 Sat BACUP BOROUGH Lge H D 2-2     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas G.Akers R.Robinson xx.Upton(1) xx.Bell(1)                  
  26-03-1948 Fri Netherfield Lge A L 0-6     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas G.Akers R.Robinson xx.Upton xx.Bell                  
  27-03-1948 Sat Accrington Stanley Reserves Lge A L 0-2     B.Barratt xx.Tuthill C.Rotherham C.Thomas B.McCrea xx.Kenny J.Wilkinson G.Akers xx.Upton R.Robinson xx.Bell                  
  29-03-1948 Mon NETHERFIELD Lge H W 4-2     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas(1) J.Wilkinson xx.Bagley(2) xx.Upton(1) G.Akers                  
  03-04-1948 Sat LANCASTER CITY Lge H L 0-1     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham xx.Thompson B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas xx.Upton xx.Shorrock J.Jones xx.McIntosh                  
  10-04-1948 Sat Southport Reserves Lge A D 1-1     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas xx.Upton(1) xx.Warren J.Wilkinson xx.McIntosh                  
  14-04-1948 Wed New Brighton Reserves Lge A W 1-0     B.Barratt B.Pickering xx.Taylor S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny xx.Thompson xx.Upton(1) xx.Warren xx.Gannon xx.McIntosh                  
  17-04-1948 Sat NEW BRIGHTON RESERVES Lge H W 2-0     B.Barratt B.Pickering xx.Taylor xx.Kenny B.McCrea xx.Thompson C.Thomas xx.Upton R.Robinson(2) J.Wilkinson xx.McIntosh                  
  19-04-1948 Mon PRESCOT CABLES Lge H W 6-2     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas(2) xx.Upton(2) R.Robinson(1) J.Wilkinson(1) xx.McIntosh                  
  24-04-1948 Sat Rochdale Reserves Lge A L 1-4     B.Barratt B.Pickering xx.Taylor C.Rotherham B.McCrea xx.Kenny xx.Jones xx.Upton R.Robinson(1) J.Wilkinson xx.McIntosh                  
  28-04-1948 Wed WIGAN ATHLETIC Lge H L 0-2     B.Barratt B.Pickering xx.Taylor S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas xx.Upton R.Robinson xx.Reardon xx.McIntosh                  
  01-05-1948 Sat HORWICH RMI Lge H W 3-0     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas(2) R.Robinson xx.Bagley J.Wilkinson(1) xx.McIntosh                  
                                                         
                                                         
Players: Akers, George FINAL TABLE : 1947-48 Lancashire Combination Division 1  
Ashton, xx Pos Team Played Won Drawn Lost Goals For Goals Against Points Promotion or relegation  
Bagley, xx 1 Wigan Athletic 42 25 9 8 72 37 59 Champions but stayed in Lancs Combination  
Barratt, Bill 2 Nelson 42 24 9 9 84 62 57    
Bell, xx 3 Barrow Res. 42 24 7 11 88 55 55    
Blacklock, Johnny 4 Morecambe 42 24 6 12 98 59 54    
Bradshaw, Albert 5 Fleetwood 42 23 7 12 73 52 53    
Bully, xx 6 Marine 42 23 6 13 103 64 52    
Cleaton, xx 7 Netherfield 42 23 6 13 83 58 52    
Cornwell, xx 8 Lancaster City 42 21 7 14 80 69 49    
Emmett, Jimmy 9 Bacup Borough 42 20 6 16 96 67 46  
Gannon, xx 10 Oldham Athletic Res. 42 19 8 15 76 71 46    
Grindrod, xx 11 Chorley 42 19 7 16 89 74 45    
Halliwell, Jimmy 12 Prescot Cables 42 19 6 17 87 80 44    
Hayes, xx 13 Rochdale Res. 42 14 8 20 79 76 36    
Higginson, xx 14 Bangor City 42 14 8 20 62 77 36    
Higham, xx 15 Rossendale United 42 11 12 19 80 90 34    
Johnston, Stan 16 Darwen 42 12 9 21 60 91 33    
Jones, xx 17 Accrington Stanley Res. 42 12 7 23 71 106 31    
Jones, E 18 CLITHEROE 42 13 5 24 70 110 31    
Jones, J 19 New Brighton Res. 42 11 8 23 56 85 30    
Kenny, xx 20 Leyland Motors 42 11 7 24 73 115 29    
Lane, xx 21 Horwich RMI 42 10 7 25 58 104 27 Relegated to Division 2  
Lea, xx 22 Southport Res. 42 9 7 26 57 93 25 Reprieved from relegation  
Marsden, xx
McCrea, Bob
McFarlane, xx
McGuire, xx
McIntosh, xx
Milne, xx
Newby, xx
Nolan, xx
Pearson, xx
Pickering, Basil
Reardon, xx
Reid, xx
Rigby, Arthur
Robinson, R
Rotherham, C
Shorrock, xx
Smith, xx
Standing, xx
Taylor, E
Taylor, xx
Thomas, Clifford
Thompson, xx
Tuthill, xx
Upton, xx
Wade, Wilf
Waite, xx
Warren, xx
Wilkinson, J