Wednesday 6th March 2013
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1503: Henry VII's daughter stopped and stayed in Doncaster on way to become Queen of James IV in Scotland.
1703: Epworth preacher and part-founder of Methodism John Wesley was born.
1984: National Coal Board announce reduction of coal mined and 20 pit closures, the Miner's Strike would follow.
41 Years Ago Today
Manager Stan Anderson's first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, home to Torquay.
60 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Actress and drama teacher Margo Gunn was born.»
76 Years Ago Today
Doncaster's record breaking cyclist Roy Cromack was born.»
155 Years Ago Today
Heavy flooding all down the River Don reported in Historical Notices of Doncaster in 1868.»
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