Tuesday 1st January 2019
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1772: Doncaster council places order for the first scarlet gown and chain for the mayor.
1849: Don Navigation take control of Stainforth and Keadby Canal
1856: Doncaster open it's first cemetary - Hyde Park Cemetary.
1901: Hodgson and Hepworth's shop on St. Sepulchre Gate is destroyed by fire.
671 Years Ago Today
Stainforth received a Royal Charter entitling it to hold a weekly Friday market and an annual ten-day fair.
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