Sunday 24th September 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1776: The first ever St Leger horse race was run at Doncaster, winner was Allabaculia.
1856: The newly established Hyde Park Cemetary formally consecrated.
1862: After 2 years work the massive new organ by Edmund Schulze at St Georges Church had its own dedicated service.
2011: Dean Saunders first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, with a 1-0 win at home to Crystal Palace.
320 Years Ago Today
Terrible flooding from huge snow melt all areas by River Don, River banks destroyed at Thorne.»
635 Years Ago Today
King Richard II signs the town's second charter, for Danecastre.
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