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.
25 Years Ago Today
The first ever Sunday race meeting at Doncaster Racecourse
81 Years Ago Today
Actress Mary Millar, Keeping Up Appearances, was born in Doncaster.»
373 Years Ago Today
Tickhill Castle surrendered to John Lilburne and his dragoon of Manchester soldiers.
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