Northern Football League

1983/84 Tables 1984/85 Tables 1985/86 Tables

Northern League Division 1  1984/85

Pos Club Pld W D L F A GD Pts Notes
1st  Bishop Auckland 34 26 4 4 92 26 +66 82 Champions
2nd  Blyth Spartans 34 24 3 7 86 36 +50 75 Runners Up
3rd  South Bank 34 19 10 5 62 30 +32 67 -
4th  Tow Law Town 34 18 10 6 57 45 +12 64 -
5th  North Shields 34 19 5 10 62 49 +13 62 -
6th  Gretna 34 17 8 9 56 39 +17 59 -
7th  Whitby Town 34 17 7 10 61 44 +17 58 -
8th  Chester-le-Street Town 34 15 6 13 54 44 +10 51 -
9th  Peterlee Newtown 34 13 7 14 51 44 +7 46 -
10th  Ryhope Community 34 13 6 15 49 55 -6 45 -
11th  Spennymoor United 34 11 8 15 63 56 +7 41 -
12th  Billingham Synthonia 34 11 5 18 39 65 -26 38 -
13th  Whitley Bay 34 8 11 15 51 55 -4  32* * -3 Points
14th  Ferryhill Athletic 34 8 8 18 39 70 -31 32 -
15th  Consett 34 8 3 23 42 95 -53 27 -
16th  Crook Town 34 6 8 20 32 66 -34 26 -
17th  Horden Colliery Welfare 34 5 10 19 36 67 -31 25 ▼Relegated
18th  Shildon 34 5 7 22 41 87 -46 22 ▼Relegated

Northern League Division 2  1984/85

Pos Club Pld W D L F A GD Pts Notes
1st  Brandon United 34 27 2 5 102 38 +64 83 ▲Champions
2nd  Bedlington Terriers 34 25 5 4 77 28 +49 80 Runners Up
3rd  Hartlepool United Reserves 34 25 2 7 86 37 +49 77 ▲Promoted
4th  Billingham Town 34 22 6 6 74 32 +42 72 ▲Promoted
5th  Durham City 34 21 9 4 73 36 +37 72 -
6th  Seaham Colliery Welfare 34 19 7 8 76 41 +35 64 -
7th  Willington 34 17 5 12 59 57 +2 56 -
8th  Darlington Cleveland Bridge 34 14 6 14 57 64 -7 48 -
9th  Langley Park 34 11 9 14 53 62 -9 42 -
10th  Ashington 34 11 7 16 59 58 +1 40 -
11th  Esh Winning 34 12 6 16 46 64 -18  39* * -3 Points
12th  Northallerton Town 34 11 5 18 44 71 -27 38 -
13th  Norton & Stockton Ancients 34 7 7 20 34 69 -35 28 -
14th  Alnwick Town 34 6 8 20 42 78 -36 26 -
15th  Evenwood Town 34 7 5 22 41 78 -37 26 -
16th  Darlington Reserves 34 6 7 21 49 81 -32 25 -
17th  West Auckland Town 34 7 3 24 47 88 -41 24 -
18th  Shotton Comrades 34 4 9 21 37 74 -37 21 -

Teams Joining the Northern League

 ►Guisborough Town Transferred from the Northern Counties East League
 Blue Star Joined from the Wearside Football League
 Easington Colliery Joined from the Wearside Football League
 ▲Stockton Joined from the Wearside Football League

1983/84 Tables 1984/85 Tables 1985/86 Tables