LEAGUE TABLES 1955-56

MAJOR SECTION

DIVISION I - Morton Cup
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1Lensburyx56812120077½12Major Div IMajor Div I
2Essox776771291272½Major Div IMajor Div I
3Union Castle2x59551281361½Major Div IMajor Div I
4North Thames Gas24x51280462½8Major Div IMajor Div I
5PLA4x7551271466Major Div IMajor Div I
6John Lewis40x45751271456Major Div IMajor Div I
7London Transport (CRS)45x327671261556½Major Div IMajor Div I
8London Co-op33246x68551260654½6Major Div IMajor Div I
9Great Western Railway½2½73x87661251649½Major Div IMajor Div I
10Lyons½2211x3651230932½3Major Div IWithdrawn
11Colton1243426x61221941Major Div IIMajor Div I
12Harrodian½44433x12021038½1Major Div IMajor Div I
13Dunlop42343x12011133½½Major Div IIMinor Div I

DIVISION II - League Cup
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1Thomas Cookx5-45-48-14-56-37½-1½9-01412028412Major Div IIMajor Div I
2Lensbury II4-5x4½-4½4½-4½5-46-37-25-4149237810Major Div IIMajor Div II
3Aquarius6-34-5x5½-3½6-34½-4½5-44-514824769Major Div IIMajor Div II
4North Thames Gas II2½-6½6½-2½5-4x5-46½-2½5½-3½9-01481569½Major Div IIMajor Div II
5John Lewis II3-62-71½-7½5-4x6½-2½6-39-014707657Major Div IIMajor Div II
6London Transport (Chiswick)3-61-80-95-43½-5½x4-59-014311048NewMajor Div II
7Esso II2½-6½½-8½3-64-52½-6½7-2x6-3143011483Minor Div IIIMajor Div II
8Great Western Railway II2½-6½2-73-61½-7½5-44-55½-3½x14301135½3Major Div IIMinor Div II

MINOR SECTION

DIVISION I - Miles-Ostle Cup
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1Wiggins Teapex3455445461191145Minor Div IMajor Div II
2PLA II3x3441172242½8Minor Div IMinor Div I
3Railway Clearing Housex33256341163240Minor Div IMinor Div I
4Union Castle II233x334611542377Minor Div IMinor Div I
5L&NE Railway133x3651153338½Minor Div IMinor Div I
6Brymay1433x3451153335Minor Div IMinor Div I
7London Transport (AS)20x33631143433½Minor Div IMinor Div I
8Henletel½3x251151532Minor Div IMinor Div II
9Lensbury III22134x41131729½Minor Div IIMinor Div I
10Amalgamated Press1½02231x311227213Minor Div IMinor Div I
11Bovril230½1023x11128202Minor Div IWithdrawn
12London Transport (CRS) II02213x1111922Major Div IIMinor Div I

DIVISION II - Lacey Cup
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1Kearley and Tongex335465546119204910Minor Div IIIMinor Div I
2Athlon3x524451191142½Minor Div IMinor Div I
3Sainsbury31x43443661173141Minor Div IMinor Div II
4Royal London14x44½65441180339½8Major Div IIWithdrawn
5John Lewis III222x454151160534½6Minor Div IIWithdrawn
6L&NE Railway II0322x2544461151533½Minor Div IIMinor Div II
7London Co-op II122214x341151530½Minor Div IIIMinor Div II
8Thomas Cook II1213x61131733Minor Div IIMinor Div II
9Union Castle III20522x361131730Minor Div IIMinor Div III
10London Transport (CRS) III13112x61131727½Minor Div IIMinor Div II
11Brymay II20223x51121825½Minor Div IIMinor Div II
12Colton II00200001x1100110Minor Div IIWithdrawn

Division III - The Viscount Hambleden Cup
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1PLA IIIx3332651283146Minor Div IIIMinor Div II
2Argosy3x3346351274146½9Minor Div IIIMinor Div II
3Lensbury IV3x5563441272344½8Minor Div IIIMinor Div II
4Bank Line3x4564341272343½8Minor Div IIIMinor Div II
5North Thames Gas III3x4443551272341½8Minor Div IIMinor Div II
6Great Western Railway III3x261261538½Minor Div IIWithdrawn
7Railway Clearing House II42122x534331253437Minor Div IIIMinor Div III
8Sainsbury II1124x4351261535½Minor Div IIMinor Div III
9Special Branch00021x341241726½Minor Div IIIWithdrawn
10Harrodian II32332x341224631½4Minor Div IIMinor Div III
11Union Castle IV0½232333x31215627Minor Div IIIWithdrawn
12Amalgamated Press II322103x12228263Minor Div IIIWithdrawn
13London Transport (CRS) IV11131223x120210241Minor Div IIIMinor Div III

Division IV - The Callender Cup
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1London Electricx5½-½4½-1½5-16-05½-½6-06-01413106813½NewMinor Div III
2Lensbury V1-5x3½-2½4½-1½3-35-14-24-21475247NewMinor Div III
3BDV Raleigh2½-3½3-3x2-43-34-26-06-01473451NewMinor Div III
4Escombe McGrath2-43-32½-3½x4½-1½5½-½6-04½-1½1463548NewMinor Div IV
5Balfour Beatty2½-3½3-32-43-3x5½-½3½-2½4-21454543½7NewMinor Div IV
6Century House1½-4½3-32-44½-1½3½-2½x4-26-01451836NewMinor Div IV
7Esso III3-31-53-33-32-45-1x6-01423932NewMinor Div IV
8Lyons II0-61½-4½0-60-60-60-63½-2½x14101310½1New *Withdrawn
* denotes a team returning to the league.

NOVICES SECTION

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1London Electricx3½-2½4-24½-1½4-28620297
2John Lewis3-3x4-25½-½5-1851233
3Aquarius2½-3½4-2x5-16-0840428½4
4Century House2½-3½1-54-2x3-3812516½2
5Special Branch3-30-61-53-3x803513