Tuesday 12th March 2013
NOTE: This Date is in the Past
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1923: Elmfield Park officially opened by the Doncaster council.
1923: Doncaster War Memorial unveiled
1943: HMS Lightning, Doncaster's adopted warship, is sunk via torpedo in the Mediterranean.
2002: Donnygate scandal ends in jail terms for former councillors, a former mayor and developer.
32 Years Ago Today
The Doncaster Power Signal Box (PSB) officially opened to help British Rail modernise.
149 Years Ago Today
Father of computing, mathematician and inventor of algebra George Boole, who taught in Doncaster, passed away in Cork.»
325 Years Ago Today
King James II changes the town's charter again, giving Doncaster it's 3rd mayor in a year!»
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