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A History of the County of York: the City of York
Prisons and gallows PRISONS AND GALLOWS 1 Municipal Prisons The city ... was 'neglected' and the adjacent court room had almost disappeared. 61 Gallows ... the citizens of York first used as...
A History of the County of Surrey: Volume 3
and that the abbot had royal liberties in Great Bookham, including gallows, assize ... The neighbourhood of the latter can be surmised from Pickett's Hole, the hollow
Old and New London: Volume 5
Gallows and its SurroundingsThe Story of the Penance of Queen Henrietta ... female 'prentices to death, And hid them in the coal-hole." An absurd ... by the spot, as above mentioned. The gallows...
The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent: Volume 11
of the wood of Thoroltwood, 6 unto the cross and gallows of the libertie ... into that road and to what is called the cross and gallows of the liberty ... up Godrick-field till we came into Bridge road, and so to...
An Essay Towards A Topographical History of the County of Norfolk: Volume 8
In the 14th of Edward I. the abbot claimed the assize, a gallows, and many ... Hole, rector. 1443, William Swan, by William Waynflete, provost of Eton
An Essay Towards A Topographical History of the County of Norfolk: Volume 9
North Greehow Hundred Houghton HOUGHTON, Called Houghton in the Hole, by the hills, and in old writings Hacton, from its site ... and a quarter of wheat per ann. and had the lete, a gallows, and other royal
A History of the County of Sussex: Volume 4, the Rape of Chichester
and a trace of one of those franchises remains in the name of Gallows Hill, presumably marking the site of the manorial gallows. 1 The Manor House stands ... door-posts, a cupboard door to an alleged 'priest's...
Old and New London: Volume 2
absent." The next step was to repair the hole in the riverbed. Its position ... of the company were exhausted. The hole in the river-bed was discovered ... no answer. As she listened at the key-hole...
Historical Account of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne Including the Borough of Gateshead
the entrance to the Town Moor, in a place called Gallows-hole. This street