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Dover F.C. - The Southern League Years

1960-61














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Another tough season, but the signs were that we were beginning to establish ourselves in the Southern League.

Dover F.C. Statistics 1960-61   SOUTHERN LEAGUE FIRST DIVISION 1960-61 Dover's results  
Date Opponents Competition Venue Result Gate Scorers     P W D L F A Pts H A  
20-Aug-60 Canterbury City SL FD H 2-2 2,356 Taylor,Goodfellow   1 Kettering Town 40 26 7 7 100 55 59 5-0 0-1  
22-Aug-60 Barry Town SL FD A 0-0   -   2 Cambridge United 40 25 5 10 100 53 55 0-2 1-4  
31-Aug-60 Margate SLC 1 A 0-6 2,740 -   3 Bexleyheath & Welling 40 22 8 10 93 46 52 2-1 2-3  
03-Sep-60 Margate SL FD H 3-1 1,027 Quinn,Taylor,Harris   4 Merthyr Tydfil 40 23 6 11 88 65 52 1-2 1-3  
07-Sep-60 Margate SLC 1 H 3-3 1,036 Moore 2,Harris   5 Sittingbourne 40 21 10 9 77 63 52 1-2 0-0  
10-Sep-60 Canterbury City FAC 1Q H 4-1 1,981 Moore 2,Lewis,Harris   6 Hinckley Athletic 40 17 13 10 74 59 47 1-4 0-4  
14-Sep-60 Barry Town SL FD H 6-2 1,184 Harris 3,Taylor,Lewis,Boon(pen)   7 Ramsgate Athletic 40 19 7 14 77 56 45 6-1 0-0  
17-Sep-60 Burton Albion SL FD H 4-2 1,897 Taylor 2,Harris,Temby   8 Rugby Town 40 18 9 13 89 71 45 5-0 0-2  
19-Sep-60 Yiewsley SL FD A 1-3 900 Moore   9 Corby Town 40 16 10 14 82 73 42 2-3 1-3  
24-Sep-60 Snowdown C.W. FAC 2Q H 5-3 2,106 Moore 2,Harris 2,Boon(pen)   10 Poole Town 40 18 5 17 71 65 41 0-1 0-3  
01-Oct-60 Merthyr Tydfil SL FD H 1-2 1,427 Taylor   11 Barry Town 40 16 9 15 65 74 41 6-2 0-0  
04-Oct-60 Ramsgate KSS 1 A 0-2   -   12 Yiewsley 40 17 7 16 65 76 41 2-2 1-3  
08-Oct-60 Folkestone FAC 3Q H 1-0 3,887 Oakley(og)   13 Trowbridge Town 40 14 10 16 71 73 38 1-3 0-1  
15-Oct-60 Bexleyheath & Welling SL FD A 2-3 2,713 Saunders(og),Taylor   14 Ashford Town 40 14 8 18 61 67 36 0-0 2-0  
18-Oct-60 Sittingbourne SL FD A 0-0   -   15 Margate 40 11 12 17 62 75 34 3-1 1-1  
22-Oct-60 Littlehampton Town FAC 4Q H 2-1 2,012 Goodfellow,Quinn   16 DOVER 40 12 7 21 67 74 31 XXXXX XXXXX  
29-Oct-60 Poole Town SL FD A 0-3 1,110 -   17 Canterbury City 40 10 10 20 52 75 30 2-2 3-1  
05-Nov-60 Peterborough United FAC 1P H 1-4 5,205 Taylor   18 Nuneaton Borough 40 11 7 22 60 91 29 2-1 3-4  
12-Nov-60 Cambridge United SL FD A 1-4 2,241 Quinn   19 Burton Albion 40 12 4 24 63 85 28 4-2 1-3  
19-Nov-60 Ramsgate SL FD H 6-1 1,831 Gray 2,Taylor 2,Moore 2   20 Tunbridge Wells United 40 8 5 27 56 115 21 2-0 1-4  
26-Nov-60 Trowbridge Town SL FD A 0-1 876 -   21 Gloucester City 40 7 7 26 40 102 21 1-2 4-3  
03-Dec-60 Gloucester City SL FD H 1-2 540 Harris                          
10-Dec-60 Rugby Town SL FD A 0-2 1,400 -                          
17-Dec-60 Canterbury City SL FD A 3-1 680 Moore,Goodfellow,Parsons                          
24-Dec-60 Ashford Town SL FD H 0-0 1,200 -                          
26-Dec-60 Ashford Town SL FD A 2-0 1,475 Taylor,Parsons                          
31-Dec-60 Ramsgate SL FD A 0-0 1,693 -                          
07-Jan-61 Kettering Town SL FD H 5-0 1,269 Moore 2,Goodfellow,Lewis,Taylor                          
14-Jan-61 Margate SL FD A 1-1 1,769 Taylor                          
21-Jan-61 Yiewsley SL FD H 2-2 1,382 Lewis,Taylor                          
28-Jan-61 Kettering Town SL FD A 0-1 1,700 -                          
04-Feb-61 Burton Albion SL FD A 1-3 1,500 Goodfellow                          
11-Feb-61 Ashford Town KSC 2 A 1-1 1,704 Goodfellow                          
15-Feb-61 Ashford Town KSC 2 H 3-2   Moore,Taylor(pen),Harris                          
18-Feb-61 Merthyr Tydfil (1) SL FD A 1-3   Taylor                          
25-Feb-61 Corby Town SL FD A 1-3 550 Taylor(pen)                          
04-Mar-61 Bromley KSC 3 H 6-0 2,010 Quinn,Moore 2,Taylor,Harris,Walker                          
11-Mar-61 Hinckley Athletic SL FD A 0-4 628 -                          
15-Mar-61 Bexleyheath & Welling SL FD H 2-1 1,200 Harris 2                          
18-Mar-61 Sittingbourne KSC SF H 0-1 2,349 -                          
22-Mar-61 Gravesend & N. CC H 0-1 500 -                          
25-Mar-61 Nuneaton Borough SL FD A 3-4 1,020 Quinn 2,Harris                          
31-Mar-61 Tunbridge Wells United SL FD A 1-4   Clarkson                          
01-Apr-61 Poole Town SL FD H 0-1 1,050 -                          
03-Apr-61 Tunbridge Wells United SL FD H 2-0 450 Clarkson 2                          
12-Apr-61 Sittingbourne SL FD H 1-2 900 Clarkson                          
15-Apr-61 Trowbridge Town SL FD H 1-3 998 Taylor(pen)                          
19-Apr-61 Nuneaton Borough SL FD H 2-1 650 Harris,Quinn                          
22-Apr-61 Gloucester City SL FD A 4-3 600 Quinn,Taylor,Clarkson 2                          
24-Apr-61 Cambridge United SL FD H 0-2 253 -                          
26-Apr-61 Corby Town SL FD H 2-3 264 Harris,Walker                          
29-Apr-61 Rugby Town SL FD H 5-0 700 Gray,Walker,Taylor,Goodfellow,Harris                          
04-May-61 Hinckley Athletic SL FD H 1-4 200 Hendry                          
(1) Dover only fielded ten men - Harris missed the train!                    
                   
                   
                   
                   
                                       

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The programme this season was the same as the second half of the previous season - a little 'pocket-size' one with many adverts, but it was on glossy paper for the first time.