Tuesday 30th January 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1708: James Bosvill, The King of the Gypsies, died and was buried at Rossington.
1772: Owston and Doncaster's political radical and chief druid Godfrey Higgins was born.
1839: Westminster Cathedral architect John Francis Bentley was born in Doncaster.
2004: Hatfield colliery ceases production.
53 Years Ago Today
Rock legends The Rolling Stones play 2 gigs at The Gaumont cinema.
79 Years Ago Today
Disaster at Hatfield Main colliery as the cage drops with 1 fatality, 10 amputations, and 60 injured.»
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