Northern Premier League Tables

1977/78 Tables 1978/79 Tables 1979/80 Tables

Northern Premier League  1978/79

Pos Club Pld W D L F A GD Pts Notes
1st  Mossley 44 32 5 7 117 48 +69 69 Champions
2nd  Altrincham 44 25 11 8 93 39 +54 61 ▲Left to Join APL
3rd  Matlock Town 44 24 8 12 100 59 +41 56 -
4th  Scarborough 44 19 14 11 61 44 +17 52 ▲Left to Join APL
5th  Southport 44 19 14 11 62 49 +13 52 -
6th  Boston United 44 17 18 9 40 33 +7 52 ▲Left to Join APL
7th  Runcorn 44 21 9 14 79 54 +25 51 -
8th  Stafford Rangers 44 18 14 12 67 41 +26 50 ▲Left to Join APL
9th  Goole Town 44 17 15 12 56 61 -5 49 -
10th  Northwich Victoria 44 18 11 15 64 52 +12 47 ▲Left to Join APL
11th  Lancaster City 44 17 12 15 62 54 +8 46 -
12th  Bangor City 44 15 14 15 65 66 -1 44 ▲Left to Join APL
13th  Worksop Town 44 13 14 17 55 67 -12 40 -
14th  Workington 44 16 7 21 62 74 -12 39 -
15th  Netherfield 44 13 11 20 39 69 -30 37 -
16th  Barrow 44 14 9 21 47 78 -31 37 ▲Left to Join APL
17th  Gainsborough Trinity 44 12 12 20 52 67 -15 36 -
18th  Morecambe 44 11 13 20 55 65 -10 35 -
19th  Frickley Athletic 44 13 9 22 58 70 -12 35 -
20th  South Liverpool 44 12 10 22 48 85 -37 34 -
21st  Gateshead 44 11 11 22 42 63 -21 33 -
22nd  Buxton 44 11 9 24 50 84 -34 31 -
23rd  Macclesfield Town 44 8 10 26 40 92 -52 26 -

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Left to Join the Alliance Premier League

 Altrincham left the Northern Premier League to join the newly formed Alliance Premier League
 Scarborough left the Northern Premier League to join the newly formed Alliance Premier League
 Boston United left the Northern Premier League to join the newly formed Alliance Premier League
 Stafford Rangers left the Northern Premier League to join the newly formed Alliance Premier League
 Northwich Victoria left the Northern Premier League to join the newly formed Alliance Premier League
 Bangor City left the Northern Premier League to join the newly formed Alliance Premier League
 ▲Barrow left the Northern Premier League to join the newly formed Alliance Premier League

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Joining the Northern Premier League

 Burton Albion Joined from the Southern Football League Division 1 North
 Grantham Joined from the Southern Football League Division 1 North
 Marine Joined from the Cheshire County League
 ▲Oswestry Town Joined from the Southern Football League Division 1 North
 Tamworth Joined from the Southern Football League Division 1 North
 Witton Albion Joined from the Cheshire County League

1977/78 Tables 1978/79 Tables 1979/80 Tables