Thursday 7th September 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1895: Denaby United's first competitive game at home to Conisbrough St Peterís.
1985: John Parr hits number one in the US charts with St Elmo's Fire.
1992: Brodsworth Colliery closed by the National Coal Board.
2002: The first televised broadcast live game from Belle Vue, at home to Dagenham and Redbridge.
24 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Prison opened for prisoners.
96 Years Ago Today
Prolific Doncaster Rovers Striker Clarrie Jordan was born in South Kirkby.
242 Years Ago Today
Benjamin Huntsman, Doncaster-born Sheffield steel pioneer passed away.»
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