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.
67 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Rovers chairman John Ryan was born.
92 Years Ago Today
The first Doncaster tramway to close was the Avenue Road route.
101 Years Ago Today
Warmsworth Station completed but never opened for passengers.
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