Wednesday 13th March 2013
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1866: Warmsworth Hall gamekeeper Chris Wilson shot and beaten by poachers.
1935: The Sand House was condemned to be used as a tip, and filled in.
1952: Mr Edward Crowhurst Dunn, who gave his name to Dunsville and Dunscroft, died.
1967: The Hollies play The Gaumont in Doncaster.
1999: Donny Online is first launched.
58 Years Ago Today
Russian spy and double agent Allan Foote passed away.»
77 Years Ago Today
The Windsor Cinema at the Oswin Avenue/Balby Road junction was opened by Suburban Cinemas.
91 Years Ago Today
Carcroft Cinema is officially opened opposite Bullcroft Colliery gates.
148 Years Ago Today
The first catholic church in Doncaster since the reformation was opened - St Peter-in-Chains.»
228 Years Ago Today
Edmund Cartwright, Doncaster's inventor of the power loom, posted his major patent.»
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