Season 1955/56


Barking FC
Ground: The Vicarage Field

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Isthmian League
               
Venue Played Won Drawn Lost For  Against Points
Home 14 5 5 4 14 16 15
Away 14 7 2 5 27 29 16
Total 28 12 7 12 41 45 31

League position: Fifth (out of fifteen)
FA Cup: Preliminary Round
East Anglian Cup - Second Round

Goalscorers for 1955/56

PLAYER  LEAGUE CUP TOTAL
       
Unknown 22 1 23
R. Tofts 5 6 11
Johnny Tanner 4 7 11
Vic Abramson 5 4 9
L 'Buddy' Holmes 2 6 8
M. Lyons 1 2 3
K. Warden 0 3 3
Reg Webster 0 2 2
Len Craven 1 0 1
Ron Hammond 1 0 1
       
TOTAL 41 31 72

The following players are also known to have appeared for Barking FC:
Ray Secker, Alf Lee, John Smith, Peter Carey, D. Pryor, C. Nastri, D. Bowness, Pat Jolly,

Isthmian League

POS TEAM P W D L F A PTS
                 
1 Wycombe Wanderers   28 19 5 4 82 36 43
2 Bromley 28 12 7 9 54 43 31
3 Leytonstone 28 12 7 9 50 44 31
4 Woking 28 14 3 11 62 60 31
5 BARKING 28 12 7 9 41 45 31
6 Kingstonian 28 12 6 10 67 64 30
7 Walthamstow Avenue 28 13 3 12 61 45 29
8 Ilford 28 10 8 10 44 52 28
9 Oxford City 28 10 7 11 48 55 27
10 Clapton 28 9 8 11 45 48 26
11 Wimbledon 28 12 2 14 51 62 26
12 Corinthian Casuals 28 9 7 12 56 56 25
13 Dulwich Hamlet 28 9 6 13 55 67 24
14 Romford 28 9 6 13 42 55 24
15 St Albans City 28 2 10 16 36 62 14

Fixtures & Results
TM = Trial Match
IL = Isthmian League
FAC = FA Cup
LSC = London Senior Cup
EAC + East Angilan Cup
FAAC = FA Amateur Cup
ESC = Essex Senior Cup
AHC + Addenbrook Hospital Cup

 

Date Opponents Comp Venue Result Score  Scorer(s)
NK Blues 8 v Whites 0 TM H Lyons 2, Webster 3, Jolly, Tofts,
          Opponent
20-Aug-55 Kingstonian IL A 2-1 Abramson 2
25-Aug-55 Wimbledon IL H 0-0
27-Aug-55 Woking IL H 1-0 Abramson 
31-Aug-55 Wimbledon IL A 4-2 Abramson 2, Tofts, Lyons
03-Sep-55 Bromley IL A 2-2 Tofts 2
10-Sep-55 Leyton - PR FAC H 2-2 Tofts 2
15-Sep-55 Leyton - Replay FAC A 0-1
17-Sep-55 Winchmore Hill LSC H 5-0 Holmes 3, Tanner, Lyons
21-Sep-55 Tottenham Hotspur 'A' EAC H 1-1 Tanner
  - 2R        
24-Sep-55 Walthamstow Avenue IL A 4-2 Craven, Tanner, Holmes, Tofts
01-Oct-55 Tilbury FAAC A 1-1 Warden
08-Oct-55 Tilbury - Replay FAAC H 6-0 Tanner 4, Holmes, Webster
15-Oct-55 Aveley FAAC A 3-2 Holmes 2, Warden
22-Oct-55 Bromley IL H 2-1 Tofts, R. Hammond
29-Oct-55 Brentwood & Warley FAAC A 2-2 Warden, Webster
05-Nov-55 Brentwood & Warley FAAC H 3-1 Abramson 3
  - Replay      
12-Nov-55 Dagenham FAAC A 0-4
19-Nov-55 Yiewsley LSC H 4-0 Abramson, Lyons, Tofts 2
26-Nov-55 Wycombe Wanderers IL A 0-4
03-Dec-55 East Ham United LSC H 2-0 Tofts, Tanner
10-Dec-55 Leytonstone ESC A 1-2 Scorer not known
17-Dec-55 Romford IL A 2-1 Tanner, Holmes - Att: 2,466
24-Dec-55 Corinthian Casuals IL A 2-7 Scorers not known
26-Dec-55 Clapton IL A 1-2 Tanner
27-Dec-55 Clapton IL H 1-1 Tanner
31-Dec-55 Hayes LSC H 1-3 Tofts
07-Jan-56 St Alban's City IL H 3-1 Scorers not known
14-Jan-56 St Alban's City IL A 1-2 Scorer not known
21-Jan-56 Oxford City IL H 0-3
28-Jan-56 Wycombe Wanderers IL H 3-4 Scorers not known
04-Feb-56 Woking IL A 3-1 Scorers not known
11-Feb-56 Romford IL H 0-0
18-Feb-56 Ilford IL A 1-0 Scorer not known
10-Mar-56 Leytonstone IL A 2-2 Scorers not known
17-Mar-56 Walthamstow Avenue IL H 1-0 Scorer not known
24-Mar-56 Dulwich Hamlet IL A 3-0 Scorers not known
26-Mar-56 Tottenham Hotspur 'A' EAC H 0-2
  - 2R Replay        
31-Mar-56 Leytonstone IL H 0-2  
07-Apr-56 Ilford IL H 2-2 Scorers not known
14-Apr-56 Oxford City IL A 0-3
21-Apr-56 Kingstonian IL H 1-0 Scorer not known
26-Apr-56 Dulwich Hamlet IL H 0-2
12-May-56 Cambridge City AHC A 0-2
05-May-56 Corinthian Casuals IL H 0-0

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

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