Monday 23rd April 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1743: Edmund Cartwright, Doncaster's inventor of the power loom, was born in Marham.
1995: The Dons played their last game at Tattersfield.
2013: A shiny plaque is erected in Mexborough at the childhood home of poet Ted Hughes.
94 Years Ago Today
Tightly controlled demolition of 150ft chimney within 15yards of Doncaster houses.
152 Years Ago Today
Architect W. Watkins won a competition, inaugurated by Doncaster Town Council, for his design for the Corn Exchange and with it the 1st prize of £100.
824 Years Ago Today
The oldest town charter by Richard I is decreed.
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