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.
57 Years Ago Today
Russian spy and double agent Allan Foote passed away.»
76 Years Ago Today
The Windsor Cinema at the Oswin Avenue/Balby Road junction was opened by Suburban Cinemas.
90 Years Ago Today
Carcroft Cinema is officially opened opposite Bullcroft Colliery gates.
147 Years Ago Today
The first catholic church in Doncaster since the reformation was opened - St Peter-in-Chains.»
227 Years Ago Today
Edmund Cartwright, Doncaster's inventor of the power loom, posted his major patent.»
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