Wednesday 15th March 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1926: Mining accident at Thorne colliery costs 6 men their lives.
1927: Doncaster Olympian sprinter Brian Shenton was born.
94 Years Ago Today
Tightly controlled demolition of 150ft chimney within 15yards of Doncaster houses.
152 Years Ago Today
Architect W. Watkins won a competition, inaugurated by Doncaster Town Council, for his design for the Corn Exchange and with it the 1st prize of £100.
824 Years Ago Today
The oldest town charter by Richard I is decreed.
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