CLITHEROE FC FIXTURES and RESULTS : SEASON 1948-49 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          
  21-08-1948 Sat Fleetwood Lge A L 0-1     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas R.Robinson xx.Brennan J.Wilkinson xx.Hope           GOAL SCORERS  
  25-08-1948 Wed ROCHDALE RESERVES Lge H W 2-1     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas(2) R.Robinson xx.Brennan J.Wilkinson xx.Hope           21   Robinson, R  
  28-08-1948 Sat ROSSENDALE UNITED Lge H W 3-1     B.Barratt B.McCrea C.Rotherham S.Johnston(1) xx.Postlethwaite xx.Kenny C.Thomas(1) R.Robinson xx.Brennan J.Wilkinson(1) xx.Hope           15   Thomas, Clifford  
  31-08-1948 Tue Rochdale Reserves Lge A D 1-1     B.Barratt B.McCrea C.Rotherham S.Johnston xx.Postlethwaite xx.Kenny C.Thomas R.Robinson xx.Brennan(1) J.Wilkinson xx.Hope           11   Saunders, Thomas  
  04-09-1948 Sat WIGAN ATHLETIC Lge H L 1-2     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas(1) R.Robinson xx.Brennan J.Wilkinson xx.Hope           11   Wilkinson, J  
  08-09-1948 Wed DARWEN Lge H L 0-1     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas xx.Brennan E.Whittaker J.Wilkinson xx.Flintoff           7   Purcell, xx  
  11-09-1948 Sat Chorley Lge A L 3-4     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas R.Robinson(2) J.Nuttall J.Wilkinson(1) E.Rotherham           5   Lunt, xx  
  14-09-1948 Tue Darwen Lge A L 1-3     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas J.Houghton xx.Jones J.Wilkinson E.Rotherham(1)           4   Nuttall, J  
  18-09-1948 Sat GREAT HARWOOD FAC H W 5-2     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas(1) R.Robinson(1) J.Nuttall(1p) J.Wilkinson E.Rotherham(1)       1   3   Rotherham, Edward  
  25-09-1948 Sat Ashton United Lge A D 3-3     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas(1) xx.Webster J.Nuttall(2) J.Wilkinson E.Rotherham           2   Brennan, xx  
  02-10-1948 Sat HORWICH RMI FAC H W 3-1     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas xx.Webster(1) J.Nuttall(1) J.Wilkinson(1) E.Rotherham           2   Johnston, Stan  
  09-10-1948 Sat Bangor City Lge A L 1-4     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea J.Houghton C.Thomas xx.Webster J.Nuttall J.Wilkinson(1) E.Rotherham           2   Lord, Basil  
  16-10-1948 Sat FLEETWOOD FAC H L 0-3     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham S.Johnston B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas xx.Webster J.Nuttall J.Wilkinson E.Rotherham           1   Hamer, xx  
  23-10-1948 Sat Netherfield Lge A L 1-3     B.Barratt G.Akers B.McCrea J.Houghton S.Johnston xx.Kenny C.Thomas xx.Upton E.Whittaker J.Wilkinson E.Rotherham       1   1   Webster, xx  
  30-10-1948 Sat MORECAMBE Lge H W 1-0     B.Barratt B.McCrea C.Rotherham J.Houghton S.Johnston xx.Kenny C.Thomas R.Robinson E.Whittaker(1) J.Wilkinson E.Rotherham           1   Whittaker, E  
  06-11-1948 Sat Accrington Stanley Reserves Lge A D 3-3     B.Barratt B.McCrea C.Rotherham J.Houghton S.Johnston xx.Kenny E.Whittaker J.Wilkinson R.Robinson(2) xx.Lunt E.Rotherham(1)           1   Wright, xx  
  13-11-1948 Sat OLDHAM ATHLETIC RESERVES Lge H L 3-5     B.Barratt B.Pickering C.Rotherham J.Houghton B.McCrea xx.Kenny C.Thomas(1) xx.Brennan R.Robinson(2) xx.Lunt xx.Warburton                  
  20-11-1948 Sat LYTHAM LFA H W 4-1     B.Barratt B.McCrea C.Rotherham J.Houghton S.Johnston xx.Brennan C.Thomas J.Wilkinson(2) R.Robinson(2) xx.Lunt xx.Warburton           8   own goals  
  27-11-1948 Sat LEYLAND MOTORS Lge H W 1-0     B.Barratt B.McCrea C.Rotherham J.Houghton S.Johnston xx.Brennan C.Thomas J.Wilkinson R.Robinson(1) xx.Lunt xx.Warburton                  
  11-12-1948 Sat NELSON Lge H D 1-1     B.Barratt B.McCrea C.Rotherham xx.Brennan S.Johnston xx.Kenny C.Thomas(1) xx.Lunt R.Robinson J.Wilkinson xx.Warburton                  
  18-12-1948 Sat Barrow Reserves LFA A L 0-4     B.Barratt B.McCrea C.Rotherham xx.Brennan S.Johnston xx.Kenny C.Thomas xx.Lunt R.Robinson J.Wilkinson xx.Warburton                  
  27-12-1948 Mon New Brighton Reserves Lge A W 3-2     B.Barratt B.McCrea C.Rotherham S.Johnston xx.Postlethwaite xx.Brennan C.Thomas xx.Lunt R.Robinson(1) J.Wilkinson T.Saunders(2)                  
  15-01-1949 Sat PRESCOT CABLES Lge H W 5-1     B.Barratt B.McCrea xx.Grainger S.Johnston(1) xx.Postlethwaite xx.Brennan C.Thomas(1) T.Saunders(1) R.Robinson(1) xx.Lunt J.Wilkinson(1)                  
  22-01-1949 Sat CHORLEY Lge H D 3-3     B.Barratt B.McCrea xx.Grainger S.Johnston xx.Postlethwaite xx.Brennan C.Thomas(1) T.Saunders(1) R.Robinson(1) xx.Lunt J.Wilkinson                  
  29-01-1949 Sat FLEETWOOD Lge H W 5-1     B.Barratt B.McCrea xx.Grainger S.Johnston xx.Postlethwaite xx.Brennan C.Thomas T.Saunders R.Robinson(3) xx.Lunt(1) J.Wilkinson(1)                  
  05-02-1949 Sat Lancaster City Lge A L 1-2     B.Barratt B.McCrea xx.Grainger S.Johnston xx.Postlethwaite xx.Brennan C.Thomas T.Saunders R.Robinson(1) xx.Lunt J.Wilkinson                  
  12-02-1949 Sat NEW BRIGHTON RESERVES Lge H D 2-2     B.Barratt B.McCrea C.Rotherham S.Johnston xx.Postlethwaite xx.Brennan C.Thomas(1) T.Saunders R.Robinson(1) xx.Lunt B.Lord                  
  19-02-1949 Sat ASHTON UNITED Lge H D 3-3     B.Barratt B.McCrea C.Rotherham S.Johnston xx.Postlethwaite xx.Brennan C.Thomas T.Saunders(1) R.Robinson(1) xx.Lunt(1) J.Wilkinson                  
  26-02-1949 Sat Prescot Cables Lge A W 2-1     B.Barratt B.McCrea C.Rotherham S.Johnston xx.Postlethwaite xx.Brennan C.Thomas T.Saunders R.Robinson(2) xx.Lunt J.Wilkinson                  
  12-03-1949 Sat Marine Lge A L 0-1     B.Barratt B.McCrea C.Rotherham xx.Brennan S.Johnston xx.Walmsley C.Thomas T.Saunders R.Robinson xx.Lunt J.Wilkinson                  
  19-03-1949 Sat NETHERFIELD Lge H D 1-1     B.Barratt B.McCrea C.Rotherham xx.Brennan S.Johnston xx.Walmsley C.Thomas xx.Shirley T.Saunders(1) xx.Lunt J.Wilkinson                  
  26-03-1949 Sat Morecambe Lge A L 1-4     B.Barratt xx.Aspinall C.Rotherham S.Johnston xx.Postlethwaite xx.Brennan C.Thomas(1) T.Saunders xx.Purcell xx.Lunt J.Wilkinson                  
  02-04-1949 Sat ACCRINGTON STANLEY RESERVES Lge H W 3-2     B.Barratt xx.Aspinall B.McCrea S.Johnston xx.Postlethwaite xx.Brennan C.Thomas T.Saunders(2) xx.Purcell(1) xx.Lunt J.Wilkinson                  
  04-04-1949 Mo NELSON LCC H D 2-2     B.Barratt B.McCrea C.Rotherham xx.Brennan S.Johnston xx.Walmsley C.Thomas T.Saunders xx.Shorrock xx.Lunt J.Wilkinson(2)                  
  06-04-1949 Wed Nelson LCC A W 3-2     B.Barratt B.McCrea C.Rotherham xx.Brennan S.Johnston xx.Walmsley C.Thomas(1) T.Saunders xx.Purcell(1) xx.Lunt J.Wilkinson(1)                  
  09-04-1949 Sat Oldham Athletic Reserves Lge A L 1-2     B.Barratt xx.Aspinall xx.Brennan xx.Postlethwaite S.Johnston G.Akers C.Thomas T.Saunders xx.Purcell(1) xx.Lunt xx.Walmsley                  
  11-04-1949 Mo Rossendale United Lge A L 1-6     xx.Carter xx.Aspinall xx.Brennan xx.Postlethwaite xx.Thompson K.Trezise C.Thomas Wright(1p) xx.Purcell xx.Lunt xx.Walmsley                  
  12-04-1949 Tue Barnoldswick LCC A W 3-0     B.Barratt B.McCrea C.Rotherham xx.Brennan S.Johnston xx.Walmsley C.Thomas T.Saunders xx.Purcell(1) xx.Lunt(1) J.Wilkinson       1          
  15-04-1949 Fri Southport Reserves Lge A L 0-1     B.Barratt xx.Aspinall C.Rotherham xx.Postlethwaite S.Johnston xx.Brennan C.Thomas T.Saunders xx.Purcell xx.Lunt J.Wilkinson                  
  16-04-1949 Sat BACUP BOROUGH Lge H L 2-3     xx.Carter xx.Aspinall B.McCrea xx.Postlethwaite S.Johnston xx.Walmsley C.Thomas(1) T.Saunders xx.Brennan(1) xx.Lunt J.Wilkinson                  
  18-04-1949 Mo SOUTHPORT RESERVES Lge H L 1-2     xx.Carter B.McCrea C.Rotherham xx.Thompson S.Johnston xx.Mitchell B.Lord T.Saunders(1) R.Robinson K.Trezise J.Wilkinson                  
  20-04-1949 Wed Wigan Athletic  Lge A L 2-5     xx.Hendy G.Akers C.Rotherham xx.Thompson S.Johnston xx.Mitchell B.Lord T.Saunders R.Robinson K.Trezise J.Wilkinson       2          
  23-04-1949 Sat Leyland Motors Lge A W 3-2     xx.Hendy xx.Aspinall C.Rotherham xx.Postlethwaite S.Johnston xx.Brennan C.Thomas T.Saunders xx.Purcell(2) xx.Lunt(1) xx.Walmsley                  
  25-04-1949 Mo BANGOR CITY Lge H W 3-0     xx.Hendy B.McCrea C.Rotherham xx.Brennan S.Johnston xx.Walmsley C.Thomas(1) T.Saunders xx.Purcell(1) xx.Lunt(1) B.Lord                  
  26-04-1949 Tue Lytham LCC A L 2-6     xx.Hendy B.McCrea C.Rotherham xx.Brennan S.Johnston xx.Walmsley C.Thomas T.Saunders xx.Purcell xx.Lunt B.Lord       2          
  27-04-1949 Wed MARINE Lge H W 2-1     xx.Hendy B.McCrea C.Rotherham xx.Brennan S.Johnston xx.Walmsley C.Thomas xx.Hamer(1) xx.Purcell xx.Lunt B.Lord(1)                  
  30-04-1949 Sat BARROW RESERVES Lge H W 2-1     B.Barratt B.McCrea xx.Coard xx.Brennan S.Johnston C.Rotherham C.Thomas T.Saunders(1) B.Lord(1) W.Saunders xx.Purcell                  
  02-05-1949 Mo Lancaster City Lge H D 1-1     B.Barratt xx.Mather xx.Coard xx.Brennan S.Johnston C.Rotherham C.Thomas T.Saunders(1) B.Lord W.Saunders xx.Hope                  
  05-05-1949 Thu Barrow Reserves Lge A L 0-3     B.Barratt xx.Mather xx.Coard xx.Brennan S.Johnston C.Rotherham C.Thomas T.Saunders B.Lord W.Saunders xx.Hope                  
  06-05-1949 Fri Bacup Borough Lge A L 1-8     B.Barratt xx.Mather xx.Coard xx.Brennan S.Johnston C.Rotherham C.Thomas T.Saunders B.Lord W.Saunders xx.Hope       1          
  07-05-1949 Sat Nelson Lge A L 0-8     B.Barratt xx.Mather xx.Coard xx.Brennan S.Johnston C.Rotherham C.Thomas T.Saunders B.Lord W.Saunders xx.Hope                  
                                                         
                                                         
Players: Akers, George FINAL TABLE : 1948-49 Lancashire Combination Division 1  
Aspinall, xx Pos Team Played Won Drawn Lost Goals For Goals Against Points Promotion or relegation  
Barratt, Bill 1 Netherfield 42 26 10 6 112 46 62 Champions but stayed in Lancs Combination  
Brennan, xx 2 Chorley 42 23 12 7 72 55 58    
Carter, xx 3 Morecambe 42 22 6 14 80 60 50    
Coard, xx 4 Nelson 42 20 9 13 87 68 49    
Flintoff, xx 5 Darwen 42 21 7 14 81 65 49    
Grainger, xx 6 Wigan Athletic 42 19 9 14 73 68 47    
Hamer, xx 7 Bangor City 42 18 10 14 75 71 46    
Hendy, xx 8 Prescot Cables 42 19 7 16 89 72 45    
Hope, xx 9 Lancaster City 42 15 14 13 58 50 44  
Houghton, John 10 Rochdale Res. 42 17 10 15 75 71 44    
Johnston, Stan 11 Fleetwood 42 17 8 17 81 66 42    
Jones, xx 12 Rossendale United 42 17 8 17 85 78 42    
Kenny, xx 13 Barrow Res. 42 16 10 16 73 69 42    
Lord, Basil 14 Oldham Athletic Res. 42 13 15 14 80 71 41    
Lunt, xx 15 Ashton United 42 14 13 15 73 79 41    
Mather, xx 16 Southport Res. 42 17 7 18 60 69 41    
McCrea, Bob 17 Marine 42 14 10 18 73 83 38    
Mitchell, xx 18 CLITHEROE 42 13 9 20 74 99 35    
Nuttall, J 19 Accrington Stanley Res. 42 14 6 22 69 86 34    
Pickering, Basil 20 New Brighton Res. 42 9 13 20 53 82 31    
Postlethwaite, xx 21 Leyland Motors 42 7 9 26 49 94 23 Relegated to Division 2  
Purcell, xx 22 Bacup Borough 42 7 6 29 49 119 20 Relegated to Division 2  
Robinson, R
Rotherham, C
Rotherham, Edward
Saunders, Thomas
Saunders, William
Shirley, xx
Shorrock, xx
Thomas, Clifford
Thompson, xx
Trezise, K
Upton, xx
Walmsley, xx
Warburton, xx
Webster, xx
Whittaker, E
Wilkinson, J
Wright, xx