LEAGUE TABLES 1956-57

MAJOR SECTION

DIVISION I - Morton Cup
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1Lensburyx557671111007011Major Div IMajor Div I
2North Thames Gasx861172268½8Major Div IMajor Div I
3John Lewisx6765471170457½7Major Div IMajor Div I
4Great Western Railway3x45655561162349½7Major Div IMajor Div I
5Union Castle25x551161446½Major Div IMajor Div I
6Harrodian½14x25511425425Major Div IMajor Div I
7London Co-op43347x471141652Major Div IMajor Div I
8PLA44x34571133548½Major Div IMajor Div I
9London Transport (CRS)24456x541141645Major Div IMajor Div I
10Esso335454x1140743½4Major Div IMajor Div I
11Thomas Cook2½445x1122738½3Major Div IIMajor Div I
12Colton½234422x11101032½1Major Div IMinor Div I

DIVISION II - League Cup
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1Lensbury IIx8-14½-4½4½-4½5-47½-1½8½-½8-11412209513Major Div IIMajor Div I
2Wiggins Teape3½-5½x5½-3½7½-1½8-14½-4½9-06½-2½14101378½10½Minor Div IMajor Div I
3Imperial Club2½-6½5½-3½x5-46-34½-4½7-29-01474374½9NewMajor Div II
4Aquarius2½-6½2½-6½4½-4½x7½-1½5½-3½7½-1½9-01453666Major Div IIMinor Div I
5John Lewis II3-64-54½-4½5-4x3½-5½4½-4½7½-1½14527636Major Div IIMajor Div II
6London Transport (Chiswick)0-92½-6½5-44½-4½2-7x6-34-51443756½Major Div IIMajor Div II
7North Thames Gas II1-83-63½-5½6-33½-5½5-4x9-01441951½Major Div IIMajor Div II
8Esso II1½-7½3½-5½½-8½3½-5½0-90-90-9x141013191Major Div IIWithdrawn

MINOR SECTION

DIVISION I - Miles-Ostle Cup
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1PLA IIx465361181246Minor Div IMajor Div II
2Union Castle II2x12444611803378Minor Div IMinor Div I
3Railway Clearing House5x433441162336½7Minor Div IMinor Div I
4Brymay4x334411623367Minor Div IMinor Div I
5L&NE Railway2x433411524346Minor Div IMinor Div I
6Athlon3x21331143430Minor Div IIMinor Div I
7Kearley and Tonge½24x261150633½5Minor Div IIWithdrawn
8London Transport (CRS) II02354x334311344325Minor Div IMajor Div II
9Dunlop13323x01133528½Major Div IWithdrawn
10Lensbury III2336x211326334Minor Div IMinor Div I
11London Transport (AS)3223324x21123629½Minor Div IWithdrawn
12Amalgamated Press002223034x11128202Minor Div IMinor Div I

DIVISION II - Lacey Cup
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1Bank Linex24434464612101149½10½Minor Div IIIMinor Div I
2Sainsburyx3444634651292149½10Minor Div IIMajor Div II
3Argosy3x25461291246½Minor Div IIIMinor Div I
4London Co-op II4x46354441281346Minor Div IIMinor Div II
5PLA III2242x533412723428Minor Div IIIMinor Div II
6Thomas Cook II2211x534661261541½Minor Div IIMinor Div II
7Henletel20x1661260634½6Minor Div IMinor Div II
8Lensbury IV33315x33461235436½Minor Div IIIMinor Div II
9Brymay II2021333x35612345345Minor Div IIMinor Div II
10L&NE Railway II23223x361233634½Minor Div IIMinor Div II
11Great Western Railway II02200313x4612228243Major Div IIMinor Div II
12London Transport (CRS) III202½22x6121011241Minor Div IIMinor Div II
13North Thames Gas III01020000000x1200120Minor Div IIIWithdrawn

Division III - The Viscount Hambleden Cup
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1London Electricx4-23-35-15-15½-½5-15½-½14131067½13½Minor Div IVMajor Div II
2Harrodian II½-5½x3½-2½2½-3½4-24½-1½6-04-214824479Minor Div IIIMinor Div II
3Railway Clearing House II2½-3½3-3x3-33½-2½4-25½-½4-21473447½Minor Div IIIMinor Div II
4BDV Raleigh½-5½3-33½-2½x3-34-26-04-21465345½Minor Div IVMinor Div II
5Sainsbury II1½-4½4½-1½5-13-3x2½-3½1-55½-½1443740Minor Div IIIMinor Div III
6Lensbury V1-52½-3½2-44-23-3x4-24-21441932½Minor Div IVMinor Div III
7Union Castle III½-5½1-51-53-32½-3½6-0x4-21441930½Minor Div IIMinor Div II
8London Transport (CRS) IV1-52-42-40-64-23½-2½2-4x14201225½2Minor Div IIIMinor Div III

Division IV - The Callender Cup
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1Caribonumx2-46-04-24½-1½6-05½-½6-01412116712½NewMinor Div III
2London Electric II3-3x6-06-05-12½-3½6-05-114121165½12½NewMinor Div IV
3London Transport (CRS) V1-52½-3½x4-22½-3½4½-1½3½-2½4-21480642½8New *Withdrawn
4Balfour Beatty2-40-61½-4½x5-12½-3½5½-½5-11461744Minor Div IVMinor Div III
5Century House1-52-43½-2½3-3x4-24½-1½2½-3½1461739Minor Div IVWithdrawn
6Escombe McGrath1½-4½2-41-50-62-4x2-46-01441932½Minor Div IVMinor Div III
7Lensbury VI½-5½½-5½1-52½-3½4-21½-4½x5-1144010284NewMinor Div IV
8Esso III0-61-52½-3½0-6½-5½3-32-4x14111217½Minor Div IVWithdrawn
* denotes a team returning to the league.

NOVICES SECTION

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1John Lewisx3-36-03-34-28440316
2London Electric3-3x3-33½-2½4½-1½8440286
3Sainsbury3-33-3x6-03-3815223
4Caribonum2-42-43-3x5-18224213
5Bank Line1-52-44-22½-3½x811617