DIVISION 3 (North)  1939/40
      P W D L F A Pts
      Accrington Stanley 3 3 0 0 6 1 6
  Following Britain's declaration of war on September 3rd 1939 the Football League was immediately suspended  and not resumed until the end of hostilities.   Halifax Town 3 2 1 0 6 1 5
    Chester 3 2 1 0 5 2 5
    Darlington 3 2 1 0 5 2 5
    New Brighton 3 2 0 1 6 5 4
    Rochdale 3 2 0 1 2 2 4
    Crewe Alexandra 2 1 1 0 3 0 3
    Wrexham 3 1 1 1 3 2 3
    Tranmere Rovers 3 1 1 1 6 6 3
      Lincoln City 3 1 1 1 6 7 3
      Rotherham United 3 1 1 1 5 6 3
      Carlisle United 2 1 0 1 3 3 2
      Hull City 2 0 2 0 3 3 2
      Gateshead 3 1 0 2 6 7 2
      Barrow 3 0 2 1 4 5 2
      Doncaster Rovers 3 1 0 2 4 5 2
      Southport 3 0 2 1 4 5 2
      Oldham Athletic 3 1 0 2 3 5 2
      Hartlepools United 3 0 2 1 1 4 2
      York City 3 0 1 2 3 5 1
      Bradford City 3 0 1 2 3 6 1
      Stockport County 2 0 0 2 0 5 0
     
     
Saturday 26th August 1939
Bradford City 0 - 2 Accrington Stanley
Darlington 1 - 0 Southport
Doncaster Rovers 2 - 0 Rochdale
Gateshead 0 - 3 Crewe Alexandra
Hartlepools United 1 - 1 Barrow
Hull City 2 - 2 Lincoln City
Oldham Athletic 3 - 1 Carlisle United
Stockport County 0 - 3 Halifax Town
Tranmere Rovers 3 - 1 Rotherham United
Wrexham 2 - 0 New Brighton
York City 2 - 2 Chester
Monday 28th August 1939
Barrow 1 - 2 Accrington Stanley
Halifax Town 2 - 0 Oldham Athletic
Lincoln City 0 - 2 Darlington
Rotherham United 2 - 1 York City
Tuesday  29th August 1939
Rochdale 1 - 0 Wrexham
Southport 3 - 3 Tranmere Rovers
Wednesday 30th August 1939
Chester 1 - 0 Doncaster Rovers
Gateshead 3 - 0 Hartlepools United
New Brighton 2 - 1 Bradford City
Saturday 2nd September 1939
Accrington Stanley 2 - 0 Oldham Athletic
Barrow 2 - 2 Bradford City
Carlisle United 2 - 0 Stockport County
Chester 2 - 0 Tranmere Rovers
Crewe Alexandra 0 - 0 Hartlepools United
Halifax Town 1 - 1 Wrexham
Lincoln City 4 - 3 Gateshead
New Brighton 4 - 2 Doncaster Rovers
Rochdale 1 - 0 York City
Rotherham United 2 - 2 Darlington
Southport 1 - 1 Hull City