Thursday 6th July 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1907: Coal train derailed near Pickburn/Skelbrooke.
1952: Graham Oliver, guitarist with rock band Saxon, was born in Mexborough.
2007: Doncaster Rugby League Club's record defeat 90-4 vs Widnes.
2007: Doncaster 2007 floods hit Toll Bar and Bentley as the Skel overflows.
15 Years Ago Today
Doncaster owner John Ryan became the oldest player to turn out for a professional British club (52years 11months).
31 Years Ago Today
Wheatley Hills and page 3 glamour model Lindsey Strutt was born.»
108 Years Ago Today
First fatality on the North Bridge when a driver was thrown from his cart pulling a sheep truck.
112 Years Ago Today
Princess Christian of Schleswig-Holstein arrives in Doncaster.»
297 Years Ago Today
Cantley Bred champion thoroughbred racehorse the Flying Childers wins his first race.»
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