Sunday 2nd April 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1668: Warmsworth Manor and Mansion sold to John Battie of Wadsworth, with the first mortgage in Doncaster.
1869: Sir George Gilbert Scott's Hall Cross school building is opened.
1900: Doncaster electricity supply turned on by the towns mayor Alderman Bentley.
1999: The £120m Doncaster Earth Centre opens it's doors for the first time.
8 Years Ago Today
Doncaster family Les Holmes, and sons Mark and Ian, win £6.7 on National Lottery.
15 Years Ago Today
Mexborough comedian and actor Tony Capstick sadly passed away.»
75 Years Ago Today
Percy Jackson Grammar School is opened by Sir Fred Clarke.»
113 Years Ago Today
The first turf was cut at Brodsworth Colliery.
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