Monday 4th September 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1709: Sir Godfrey Copley dies, the organ he donated to St Mary's Church remains at time he died.
1849: The railway line between Retford and Doncaster was first opened at 6pm.
1909: Mexborough's Heavyweight boxer Iron William Hague sensationally knocks out Jim Moir in the 1st round to become England's Heavyweight Champion.
1967: Barnby Dun Station was closed to the general public.
2009: Two brothers in care viciously attack local boys in Edlington in high profile case.
12 Years Ago Today
Doncaster MP and former chancellor Anthony Barber passed away in Suffolk.
57 Years Ago Today
World acclaimed Cornetist Roger Webster was born in Doncaster.
59 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Film Society's inaugural meeting at the Girl's High School on Waterdale.
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