Friday 16th June 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1737: Conisbrough Castle and manor of Conisbrough were sold to the Duke of Leeds for £22,500.
1892: First service at the Wesleyan Chapel off Chapel Street, Bentley.
1989: Barnburgh Main Colliery was closed after 78 years.
84 Years Ago Today
Doncaster's 1st airport was opened by Lord Lonsdale with concrete hangars, custom facilities and a control tower.
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