Tuesday 1st January 2019
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1772: Doncaster council places order for the first scarlet gown and chain for the mayor.
1849: Don Navigation take control of Stainforth and Keadby Canal
1856: Doncaster open it's first cemetary - Hyde Park Cemetary.
1901: Hodgson and Hepworth's shop on St. Sepulchre Gate is destroyed by fire.
31 Years Ago Today
Manager Dave Mackay's first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, away at Southend.
34 Years Ago Today
Footballer Chris Brown, who rejoined Doncaster Rovers in 2011, was born in Doncaster.
163 Years Ago Today
The first train arrives on new tracks at Thorne railway station.
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