Thursday 4th April 2013
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1235: Thomas de Flaytorp is presented as the new vicar at St Peter's Church, Warmsworth.
1720: Warmsworth poet and translator Francis Fawkes was baptised in Warmsworth St Peter.
1785: Edmund Cartwright, Doncaster's inventor of the power loom, posted his 1st flawed patent.
1981: Mexborough radio presenter Tony Capstick hit number 3 in the charts with Capstick Comes Home/The Sheffield Grinder.
2009: Two brothers in care viciously attack local boys in Edlington in high profile case.
82 Years Ago Today
Doncaster born Manchester United winger David Pegg was born in Highfields.
743 Years Ago Today
Thomas de Irkingeham ordained Deacon in Blyth by Austion Friars of Tickhill.
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