Sunday 10th June 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1912: The first sod cut at Rossington Colliery.
2006: England's most capped female player Gillian Coulthard inducted into the English Football Hall of Fame.
2007: Doncaster Rugby League Club's record defeat 90-4 vs Widnes.
2012: The North Eastern cooling tower at Thorpe Marsh Power Station is spectacularly demolished.
94 Years Ago Today
Tightly controlled demolition of 150ft chimney within 15yards of Doncaster houses.
152 Years Ago Today
Architect W. Watkins won a competition, inaugurated by Doncaster Town Council, for his design for the Corn Exchange and with it the 1st prize of £100.
824 Years Ago Today
The oldest town charter by Richard I is decreed.
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