DIVISION 3 (North)   1947/48
      For full league and cup results  click on by club required.
      P W D L F A Pts
  Leading League goalscorer:
Jim Hutchinson 
(Lincoln City)
 32  goals
  1 Lincoln City 42 26 8 8 81 40 60

Promoted
    2 Rotherham United 42 25 9 8 95 49 59
    3 Wrexham 42 21 8 13 74 54 50
    4 Gateshead 42 19 11 12 75 57 49
    5 Hull City 42 18 11 13 59 48 47
    6 Accrington Stanley 42 20 6 16 62 59 46
    7 Barrow 42 16 13 13 49 40 45
    8 Mansfield Town 42 17 11 14 57 51 45
    9 Carlisle United 42 18 7 17 88 77 43
      10 Crewe Alexandra 42 18 7 17 61 63 43
      11 Oldham Athletic 42 14 13 15 63 64 41
      12 Rochdale 42 15 11 16 48 72 41
      13 York City 42 13 14 15 65 60 40
      14 Bradford City 42 15 10 17 65 66 40
      15 Southport 42 14 11 17 60 63 39
      16 Darlington 42 13 13 16 54 70 39
      17 Stockport County 42 13 12 17 63 67 38
      18 Tranmere Rovers 42 16 4 22 54 72 36
      19 Hartlepools United 42 14 8 20 51 73 36
      20 Chester 42 13 9 20 64 67 35
      21 Halifax Town 42 7 13 22 43 76 27 Re-election position
      Season Results 22 New Brighton 42 8 9 25 38 81 25 Re-election position
     
     

R The bottom two clubs were required to seek re-election to the League. They were joined in the vote for membership of the Northern section of the Third Division by 8 non-league clubs. Voting -

47 votes Halifax Town Re-elected to the League
38 New Brighton Re-elected to the League
8 Shrewsbury Town Not elected to the League
2 Scunthorpe & Lindsey Un. Not elected to the League
1 South Liverpool Not elected to the League
0 Nelson Not elected to the League
0 North Shields Not elected to the League
0 Northwich Victoria Not elected to the League
0 Wigan Athletic Not elected to the League
0 Workington Not elected to the League