Don Valley Timeline

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1814 Sheffield and tinsley canal opened

1838 Sheffield to Rotherham railway was opened

1857 Guest and Chrimes brass works opens

1907 Millmoor stadium built in Rotherham

1961 A1 bypass opened

1968 Tinsley M1 viaduct opened

18_06_1984 Battle of Orgreave, pivotal confrontation between police and picketing miners. GO

04_09_1990 Meadowhall Centre opens - land of shopportunity. GO

1997 Sheffield City Airport. GO

2009 SSoA students investigate the Don Valley. GO

2011 proposed biomass power station Blackburn Meadows

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