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.
1 Years Ago Today
A shiny plaque is erected in Mexborough at the childhood home of poet Ted Hughes.»
19 Years Ago Today
The Dons played their last game at Tattersfield.
271 Years Ago Today
Edmund Cartwright, Doncaster's inventor of the power loom, was born in Marham.»
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