Donkeys and ponies in Rowntree Park

In the 1960s, there were also ponies and carts in the park led by Walter Smith. It was about 3p a ride people remember. In the 1970s Sam Marshall brought donkeys to the park. The donkeys were; Paddy, Danny, Ruby, Nancy, Sally and Bimbo. Donkey rides were near where the carpark is now – that side of the park.

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