The 1947 National League Division Three was the inaugural season of British speedway's National League Division Three [1]

With several new teams joining British Speedway in 1947, a third league tier was created for the first time. Eastbourne Eagles won the title in their first season of league speedway.[2]

Final table

Team PL W D L Pts
Eastbourne Eagles 28 18 0 10 36
Cradley Heath Cubs 28 18 0 10 36
Southampton Saints 28 17 1 10 35
Exeter Falcons 28 15 0 13 30
28 12 0 16 24
Hanley Potters 28 12 0 16 24
28 12 0 16 24
Plymouth Devils 28 7 1 20 15

See also

List of United Kingdom Speedway League Champions

References

  1. ^ "Speedway Researcher". www.speedwayresearcher.org.uk.
  2. ^ "Major League Competitions". Speedway Archive.