Home Page · Site Forum · rugbyleagueontv.co.uk - RL TV Listings & RL Audio Match Commentary · DVD Swaps · Facebook Page · Twitter Sunday, October 20, 2019
2016 First Team
2016 Season Fixtures
2016 Results/Reports
2016 Stats Centre
Wigan RL History Pages
Historical Results at a Glance
Club Honours & Records
Wigan RL - Big Match Database
You Tube Video Play List
Wigan RL A to Z Player List
Wigan RL Heritage Numbers
Wigan RL Timeline
Wigan RL "Top" Timeline
Wigan v Saints - Derby Archive
Challenge Cup Record
League Cup Record
Lancashire Cup Record
All Time Head to Head Records
All Time Player Records
Central Park
The DW Stadium
Co-Operative Stadium, Orrell
Super League Only Stats
All Time SL Table
Classic Matches
Record Victory
8 in a Row!
Coaching Register
Average Attendances
Great Britain Register
Home Nation Register
Wigan - Miscellany
Playing Kit Archive
Two Teams in Wigan!
Wigan Highfield
Springfield Borough
17th March 1948: Swinton 2 Wigan 13
Posted by cherryandwhite on November 19 2012 - 23:41
Click: Last Match - Click: Next Match

Swinton 2 Wigan 13 - Wednesday 17th March 1948
Venue: Station Road, Swinton
Competition: League
Kick Off: 6:00pm


1. Martin Ryan, 2. Brian Nordgren, 3. Ted Ward, 4. Johnny Lawrenson, 5. Jack Hilton, 6. Ces Mountford, 7. Tommy Bradshaw


8. Ken Gee, 9. Joe Egan, 10. George Banks, 11. Les White, 12. Frank Barton, 13. Bill Hudson

WiganlTries:l Johnny Lawrenson, George Banks, Les White
WiganlGoals:l Ted Ward 2


Swinton shocked Wigan early with a try but it ended up being chalked off for offside. Johnny Lawrenson soon put Wigan 3-0 up with Ted Ward adding a penalty for 5-0. Morgan kicked a goal back for Swinton but George Banks scored a second Wigan try to make it 8-2 at half time. In the second half Wigan lost Brian Nordgren with an injured shoulder but still Swinton couldn't break the Wigan defence. Despite being a man down, Wigan found a third try from Les White to wrap up the win.

Donate to Website

If you appreciate the efforts made on this site and would like to see them continue, donations are welcome to cover the increased running costs of this website. Cheers.

View a Previous Season.....

A to Z Player List


Remember Me

Lost Password?

Copyright - Cherryandwhite.co.uk 2002-2014
Whilst every effort is made to ensure that news stories are correct, we cannot be held responsible for errors. Some articles and pictures on this website have been recovered from various sources for archive purposes. If any material on this website is subject to copyright or incorrect in any way please contact us webmaster@cherryandwhite.co.uk so we can remove it or negotiate copyright permission.
RLFANS.COM, the owners of this website, the RLSA (Rugby League Supporters Association) or the 100% League Network are not responsible for the content of its sub-sites, please email the author of this sub-site if you feel you find an article offensive or of a choice nature that you disagree with.

Email RLFANS.COM's owners admins@rlfans.com if further assistance is required.

©1999-2014 RLFANS.COM