Sunday 9th July 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1604: Doncaster Borough Charter from King James I establishes town council.
1912: Double disaster at Cadeby Colliery, 35 dead then 53 of the rescue party killed hours later.
1969: Premier League Footballer Leigh Jenkinson was born in Thorne, and went on to be capped for Wales.
149 Years Ago Today
Doncaster train driver John Jackson fell under a train while oiling his engine and was killed.
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