Doncaster St James


First Published September 2016
Revised November 2016

With the arrival of the railway in the middle of the 19th century Doncaster was transformed quite dramatically. St James Church, on St Sepulchre Gate West, was built in 1858 to minister to the spiritual needs of a growing population. This CD gives lots of information about Doncaster the effect of the railway on the town and the development of the Railway workshops. A history of the Wesleyan Churches and Methodist movement in Doncaster and Photographs of some of the Methodist Churches within Doncaster are included on this CD.

Information includes:
Doncaster St James’ church

  • Baptisms 1858 to 1940
  • Marriages 1864 to 1939

Methodist Church

  • Oxford Place Baptisms 1871 to 1881
  • Oxford Place Marriages 1907 to 1940
  • Hyde Park Baptisms 1924 to 1940
Doncaster and District Family History Society Logo


Supplied by: Doncaster and District Family History Society

Format: Edelivery

Product Ref: DON-1121