Monday 7th January 2019
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1875: Bentley school board formed, two years prior to school being built on Bentley Green.
1952: Hampole railway station closed on 7 January 1952 after 67 years of service.
1973: Four workmen died at Thorpe Marsh Power Station but after investigation they were all deemed accidental.
2013: Doncaster Rovers appoint Brian Flynn as joint caretaker manager with defender Rob Jones.
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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