Friday 16th June 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1737: Conisbrough Castle and manor of Conisbrough were sold to the Duke of Leeds for £22,500.
1892: First service at the Wesleyan Chapel off Chapel Street, Bentley.
1989: Barnburgh Main Colliery was closed after 78 years.
24 Years Ago Today
Closure of Hatfield Main and Thorne collieries on economic grounds.
63 Years Ago Today
Rock legend John Parr was born in Worksop.»
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