Tuesday 12th March 2013
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.
50 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Museum was officially opened by Princess Margaret.
191 Years Ago Today
Edmund Cartwright, Doncaster's inventor of the power loom, died in Hastings.»
366 Years Ago Today
Colonel Thomas Rainsborough, a republican officer of Charles I was murdered in Doncaster.»
547 Years Ago Today
The town of Doncaster was incorporated by Edward IV.
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