Saturday 6th April 2013
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1704: Inventor and steel-manufacturer Benjamin Huntsman was born in Epworth.
2004: St Georges Church is given Minster status by the Bishop of Sheffield.
11 Years Ago Today
Hatfield colliery ceases production.
176 Years Ago Today
Westminster Cathedral architect John Francis Bentley was born in Doncaster.
243 Years Ago Today
Owston and Doncaster's political radical and chief druid Godfrey Higgins was born.
307 Years Ago Today
James Bosvill, The King of the Gypsies, died and was buried at Rossington.»
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