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  • 41 gibbet law — Lynch law; in particular a custom anciently prevailing in the parish of Halifax, England, by which the free burghers held a summary trial of any one accused of petit larceny, and, if they found him guilty, ordered him to be decapitated …

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  • 42 gibbet law — Lynch law; in particular a custom anciently prevailing in the parish of Halifax, England, by which the free burghers held a summary trial of any one accused of petit larceny, and, if they found him guilty, ordered him to be decapitated …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 43 Halifax Gibbet — The Halifax Gibbet in the town of Halifax, West Yorkshire, England, was an early guillotine, or decapitating machine.HistoryHalifax had held the right to execute criminals since 1280. Although there is early reference to a gibbet, including a… …

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  • 44 Combe Gibbet — The gibbet. Combe Gibbet is a gibbet at the top of Gallows Down, near the village and just within the civil parish of Combe in Berkshire (formerly Hampshire). Contents …

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  • 45 Caxton Gibbet — is a small knoll on Ermine Street (now the A1198) in England, from London to Huntingdon, near its crossing with the road (now the A428) from Oxford to Cambridge. There are tales dating back to the nineteenth century of murderers being hanged and… …

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  • 46 Cross or stake as gibbet on which Jesus died — Writers hold different views on the form of the gibbet used in the execution of Jesus, the central figure of Christianity, and differ about the meaning of the Greek word stauros (σταυρός) which was used in the New Testament books to refer to it.… …

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  • 47 double gibbet — A gibbet with arms projecting in opposite directions for double executions …

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  • 48 Gibbeted — Gibbet Gib bet, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Gibbeted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gibbeting}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To hang and expose on a gibbet. [1913 Webster] 2. To expose to infamy; to blacken. [1913 Webster] I ll gibbet up his name. Oldham. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 49 Gibbeting — Gibbet Gib bet, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Gibbeted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gibbeting}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To hang and expose on a gibbet. [1913 Webster] 2. To expose to infamy; to blacken. [1913 Webster] I ll gibbet up his name. Oldham. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 50 Dispute about Jesus' execution method — This article is about different views on the form of the gibbet used in the Crucifixion of Jesus. For supposed relics of a Cross, see True Cross. Part of a series on the Death and resurrection of Jesus Passion Last Supper Arr …

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  • 51 Halifax, West Yorkshire — For other uses, see Halifax. Coordinates: 53°43′30″N 1°51′47″W / 53.725°N 1.863°W / 53.725; 1.863 …

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  • 52 La Ruse du petit maître — Distribution des rôles lors de la création de la pièce La Ruse du petit maître (titre original : The Beaux Stratagem) est une comédie en cinq actes et en prose de George Farquhar, jouée pour la première fois à Londres le samedi… …

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  • 53 Caxton, Cambridgeshire — infobox UK place country=England latitude=52.20843 longitude= 0.09450 official name=Caxton population=480 shire district=Huntingdonshire shire county =Cambridgeshire region=East of England constituency westminster=Huntingdon post town=CAMBRIDGE… …

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  • 54 List of The Night Angel Trilogy characters — Main article: The Night Angel Trilogy Contents 1 Protagonists 1.1 Azoth 1.1.1 Kylar Stern 1.1.2 Kagé …

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  • 55 Crucifixion — For other uses, see Crucifixion (disambiguation). Crucifixion of Jesus of Nazareth, by Marco Palmezzano (Uffizi, Florence), painting ca. 1490 …

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  • 56 Perth, Tasmania — Infobox Australian Place | type = town name = Perth state = tas caption = Main Street of Perth, Tasmania lga = Northern Midlands Council postcode = 7300 est = pop = 1984 (2001)cite web |publisher=Government of Tasmania Department of… …

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  • 57 Maiden (beheading) — The Maiden on display at the Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh …

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  • 58 Inkpen — is a village and civil parish in the English county of Berkshire. It is situated in the south west of the county, close to the Wiltshire and Hampshire border. It is located at gbmapping|SU367642.Amenities and landmarksThere are no shops in Inkpen …

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  • 59 Crucifixion of Jesus — The Crucifixion , by Vouet, 1622, Genoa The crucifixion of Jesus and his ensuing death is an event that occurred during the 1st century AD. Jesus, who Christians believe is the Son of God as well as the Messiah, was arrested, tried, and sentenced …

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  • 60 La Corrivaux — Marie Josephte Corriveau La Corriveau et sa cage selon Henri Julien (« Le cauchemar de José », illustration réalisée pour une édition de Les Anciens Canadiens de Philippe Aubert de Gaspé) Marie Josephte Corriveau (Saint Vallier,… …

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