DIVISION 4    1959/60
      For full league and cup results  click on by club required.
      P W D L F A Pts
  Leading League goalscorer:
Cliff Holton 
(Watford)
 42  goals

On January 30th 1960 Crewe recorded an excellent result, drawing 2-2 at home to First Division Tottenham Hotspur in the Fourth Round of the FA Cup. They must have wished they hadn't got that draw - in the replay on Wednesday February 3rd they were beaten 13-2!

  1 Walsall 46 28 9 9 102 60 65 Promoted
    2 Notts County 46 26 8 12 107 69 60 Promoted
    3 Torquay United 46 26 8 12 84 58 60 Promoted
    4 Watford 46 24 9 13 92 67 57 Promoted
    5 Millwall 46 18 17 11 84 61 53
    Season Results 6 Northampton Town 46 22 9 15 85 63 53
    7 Gillingham 46 21 10 15 74 69 52
    8 Crystal Palace 46 19 12 15 84 64 50
    9 Exeter City 46 19 11 16 80 70 49
    10 Stockport County 46 19 11 16 58 54 49
    11 Bradford Park Avenue 46 17 15 14 70 68 49
    12 Rochdale 46 18 10 18 65 60 46
    13 Aldershot 46 18 9 19 77 74 45
    14 Crewe Alexandra 46 18 9 19 79 88 45
    15 Darlington 46 17 9 20 63 73 43
    16 Workington 46 14 14 18 68 60 42
    17 Doncaster Rovers 46 16 10 20 69 76 42
    18 Barrow 46 15 11 20 77 87 41
    19 Carlisle United 46 15 11 20 51 66 41
    20 Chester 46 14 12 20 59 77 40
    21 Southport 46 10 14 22 48 92 34 Re-election position
    22 Gateshead 46 12 9 25 58 86 33 Re-election position Left League
    23 Oldham Athletic 46 8 12 26 41 83 28 Re-election position
    24 Hartlepools United 46 10 7 29 59 109 27 Re-election position
   
   
R Eighteen non-league clubs challenged the four clubs needing to seek re-election in the vote for League membership. Voting -
39 votes Oldham Athletic Re-elected to the League
35 Peterborough United Elected to the League
34 Hartlepools United Re-elected to the League
29 Southport Re-elected to the League
18 Gateshead Not re-elected to the League 
10 Headington United Not elected to the League
6 Wigan Athletic Not elected to the League
3 Chelmsford City Not elected to the League
2 Bedford Town Not elected to the League
2 Cambridge City Not elected to the League
2 Guildford City Not elected to the League
2 New Brighton Not elected to the League
2 Romford Not elected to the League
2 Scarborough Not elected to the League
2 Worcester City Not elected to the League
1 Ellesmere Port Town Not elected to the League
1 Kettering Town Not elected to the League
1 Morecambe Not elected to the League
1 South Shields Not elected to the League
0 Hereford United Not elected to the League
0 King's Lynn Not elected to the League
0 Yeovil Town Not elected to the League
Click on Midland League 1959/60 for Peterborough's final non-league table.