Season 1947/48


Barking FC
Ground: The Vicarage Field

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Athenian League
               
Venue Played Won Drawn Lost For  Against Points
Home 13 3 5 5 12 16 11
Away 13 3 4 6 15 21 10
Total 26 6 9 11 27 37 21

League position: Thirteenth (out of fourteen)
FA Cup: Third Qualifying Round
FA Amateur Cup: Third Round
Essex Senior Cup: Semi Finalists
London Senior Cup: First Round

Goalscorers for 1947/48

PLAYER  LEAGUE CUP TOTAL
       
C. Newman 4 12 16
Jackie Lunn 2 7 9
Cliff Pearson 4 4 8
J. Donnelly 3 0 3
R. Clayden 1 5 6
Dodds 2 2 4
R. Lamb 0 3 3
Joe 'Nobby' White 2 0 2
A. Whinray 1 1 2
Opponents 0 2 2
Len Gardiner 1 0 1
S. Kodish 1 0 1
J. Cullum 1 0 1
A.F. Pearson 1 0 1
C. Back 1 0 1
Richard Winch 1 0 1
C. Fielder 1 0 1
R. Henderson 1 0 1
Ronnie Cornwell 0 1 1
       
TOTAL 27 37 64

The following players are also known to have appeared for Barking FC:
John Wilson, Jim Bannister, Fred Tug' Wilson, C. Gardiner, C. Birdseye, F. Dodds, J. Cullen, T. Donelly, G. Clayden, R. Cresswell, J. Bruce, E. Godwin, Stan Prince, Les Attoe, J. Cresswell, A. Lloyd, J. Morgan, P. Wallace.

Athenian League

POS TEAM 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

Fixtures & Results
AL = Athenian League
FR = Friendly Match
SC = Sugden Cup
ETT = Essex Thameside Trophy
FAC = FA Cup
FAAC = FA Amateur Cup
ESC = Essex Senior Cup
LSC = London Senior Cup
HBBM = Harry Burman's Benefit Match

Date Opponents Comp Venue Result Score  Scorer(s)
23-Aug-47 Hendon AL H 2-1 Dodds, Kodish
25-Aug-47 HPE FC Zwolle (Holland) FR H 3-0 Donnelly 2, Cornwell Pen
30-Aug-47 Finchley AL H 2-3 Donnelly 2
04-Sep-47 Ilford SC H 4-2 Newman 2, C. Pearson, Opponent
06-Sep-47 Redhill AL A 1-2 Clayden
13-Sep-47 Wealdstone AL H 0-3
18-Sep-47 Clapton ETT H 4-1 Newman 2, Cornwell, Lunn
20-Sep-47 Romford - PR FAC A 3-1 Newman 2, Clayden
27-Sep-47 Enfield AL H 1-1 Donnelly
04-Oct-47 Crittall Athletic -1QR FAC H 3-1 Newman, Lamb, C. Pearson Pen -
          After Extra Time
11-Oct-47 Wood Green Town FR H 5-0 Donnelly, Lunn 3, Gardiner Pen
18-Oct-47 Brentwood & Warley - 2QR FAC H 0-0 After Extra Time
25-Oct-47 Brentwood & Warley - Replay FAC A 3-2 Newman, C. Pearson, Lunn
01-Nov-47 Grays Athletic - 3QR FAC H 0-2
08-Nov-47 Wealdstone AL A 0-0
15-Nov-47 Sutton United AL H 1-0 J. Cullum
22-Nov-47 Harwich & Parkeston FAAC A 4-1 Newman, Dodds 2, Lunn
29-Nov-47 Hayes AL A 1-1 Newman
06-Dec-47 Hitcham AL H 1-1 A.F. Pearson
13-Dec-47 Bromley AL H 0-0
20-Dec-47 Sutton United AL A 0-1
25-Dec-47 Leyton AL A 3-2 Lunn, Dodds, Newman
26-Dec-47 Leyton AL H 1-2 Newman
27-Dec-47 Tooting & Mitcham AL H 0-0
03-Jan-48 Brentwood & Warley  ESC A 1-0 Clayden - After Extra Time
10-Jan-48 Barnet - 1R LSC A 0-5
17-Jan-48 3 No. TB RASC - 1R  FAAC A 4-1 Lamb 2, Clayden, C. Pearson
24-Jan-48 Enfield AL A 2-5 C. Pearson 2
31-Jan-48 Portsmouth Electric -2R FAAC A 3-2 Lunn 2, Newman
07-Feb-48 Clapton ESC H 3-0 Claydon 2, Lunn
14-Feb-48 Hendon - 3R FAAC A 2-2 Lunn, Newman - After Extra Time
21-Feb-48 Hendon - Replay FAAC H 0-3 Abandoned:  Bad Light
24-Feb-48 Hendon - 2nd Replay FAAC H 0-0 Abandoned: Snow
28-Feb-48 Hendon - 3rd Replay FAAC N1 2-3 Newman, Whinray - Att: 15,915
06-Mar-48 Finchley AL A 2-2 Back, Gardiner
13-Mar-48 Southall AL H 0-1
20-Mar-48 Leytonstone - SF ESC N2 1-3 Opponent
26-Mar-48 Hastings & St Leonards FR A 1-1 Lunn
27-Mar-48 Redhill AL H 0-0
29-Mar-48 Tooting & Mitcham AL A 3-2 Newman, White, Winch
03-Apr-48 Southall AL A 1-1 White
07-Apr-48 Bromley AL A 0-2
10-Apr-48 Hayes AL H 0-3
13-Apr-48 Barnet AL A 1-0 Fielder
15-Apr-48 Romford ETT H 0-2
17-Apr-48 Hendon AL A 1-2 Whinray
22-Apr-48 Barnet AL H 4-1 Henderson, Lunn, C. Pearson 2
24-Apr-48 Hitchin AL A 0-1
26-Apr-48 Ilford HBBM A 1-1 Unknown
   
  Neutral Grounds
  N1 = Highbury, Arsenal FC  
N2 = Walthamstow Avenue

 

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Barking Football Club established 1880. Who play at Mayesbrook Park and formerly at the Vicarage Field.

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