Monday 9th July 2018
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.
321 Years Ago Today
Terrible flooding from huge snow melt all areas by River Don, River banks destroyed at Thorne.»
636 Years Ago Today
King Richard II signs the town's second charter, for Danecastre.
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