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 Gallows - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
These gallows in Tombstone Courthouse State Historic Park are maintained by Arizona State Parks.
A gallows is a frame, typically wooden, used for execution by hanging.
The infamous Tyburn gallows was triangular in plan, with three uprights and three crossbeams, allowing up to 24 criminals to be executed along all three sides.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Gallows   (331 words)

 hanging   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Instead of the conventional gallows that dropped the prisoner through a trap door, some states used a method where weights connected to the rope jerked the prisoner upwards when the weights were released by the hangman.
The gallows was erected between the first and second floor balconies of the prison, spanning the whole width between the wall and the balconies with a 25 foot beam over a 15 feet long x 5 feet wide trap.
The photograph of the Sierra County gallows is typical of its period (1885).
www.geocities.com /trctl11/hanging.html   (5564 words)

 Gallows Pole - Band History
The first apperance of GALLOWS POLE was short because bassist/vocalist and mainsongwriter John A.B.C. Smith left to join the band SCANNER in 1993.
The foundation for the GALLOWS POLE reunion were unwrittingly laid with the release of this CD.
GALLOWS POLE are often compared in reviews to bands as Iron Maiden, Helloween and Amored Saint, as which is where most paralles are accidental, especially vocal comparsions to Helloweens Andre Deris.
www.gallows-pole.de /history_eng.html   (418 words)

 Gallows Hill   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Gallows Hill is a traditional term used to describe a special place in colonial Albany!
On July 26, 1762, the city council resolved that the "Grounds on the Gallows Hill be laid out in acre lots and to be disposed of at Publick Auction for twenty-one years." The time term refers to the leasing practice favored by the Albany government.
Although the name "Gallows Hill" has been used in many traditional histories of Albany, we have yet to find a definition or description of the place or direct evidence that hangings took place there before the American Revolution.
www.nysm.nysed.gov /albany/loc/gallowshill.html   (332 words)

 Gallows Point Condominiums
Second, Gallows is right on the water with its own small pebble beach that provides a convenient spot to swim, snorkel or sun on the deck, and third, Gallow's has Ellingtons, an on site restaurant and bar, which lately has been getting some very good reviews.
The Gallows Point units offer popular and comfortable accommodations for couples and guests who desire to be within an easy walk to the restaurants, shops and night life of the delightful and lively West Indian village of Cruz Bay.
NOTE: If you love the architectural style and design of Gallows Point but need something larger or desire a more private location, the villas Seawatch, Palm, Caribe and Ixora were designed by the same renown architect who designed Gallows Point and they capture the same classic Caribbean essence, yet in a totally different setting.
www.caribbeanvilla.com /gallowspoint/gallows.html   (697 words)

 Scenes at the Gallows
Smith and the other malefactor under sentence of death here, were for being their own executioners, and, for that end, took each a large dose of poyson; which being perceived to operate very much the day after, the Sheriff caus’d ’em to be hang’d up early the next morning.
Woon were executed at Heavytree gallows, near Exeter, for the murder of Mr.
The concourse of people was so great, that they broke down the gallows, just as the malefactors came, which obliged the Sheriff to convey them back to Irondish, ’till another could be erected, and it was near 6 before they were turned off.
www.infopt.demon.co.uk /grub/gallows.htm   (1484 words)

 Amazon.com: Elevator to the Gallows - Criterion Collection: DVD: Louis Malle,Jeanne Moreau,Maurice Ronet,Georges ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
And as a precursor to the emotional depth, flash and profundity of what was soon to arrive, "Elevator to the Gallows" is an important piece of the wonderful puzzle that was to become the French New Wave a few years hence.
In Elevator To The Gallows he introduced the young, jolie-laide Jeanne Moreau as the wife of a wealthy businessman who has arranged for her ex-Foreign Legion lover to murder her husband and run off with her.
Elevator To The Gallows is pacy and tense, luminescently photographed and superbly acted by all the leads.
www.amazon.com /Elevator-Gallows-Collection-Louis-Malle/dp/B000E5LEVA   (2180 words)

 BBC NEWS | England | Suffolk | Farmer's gallows sales attacked
Amnesty said the export of gallows, which will be made illegal by an EC regulation in July, was "appalling".
The execution equipment he says he sells ranges from single gallows, at about £12,000 each, to "Multi-hanging Execution Systems" mounted on lorry trailers, costing about £100,000.
A spokeswoman for the Department of Trade and Industry said the government was pleased the export of gallows was being made unlawful.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/england/suffolk/4754515.stm   (276 words)

 Gallows Guest House, Fenstanton, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
The Gallows Guest House is situated just off the A14, about 12 miles from Cambridge and about 5 miles from Huntingdon.
From The Gallows Guest House it is approximately a 35 minute journey to Stansted (London) International airport with direct access along the A14/M11
Take the junction after the St.Ives turning, proceed along the High Street and The Gallows can be found on the left approximately 100 meters past the clock tower.
www.gallows-guest-house.co.uk /directions.htm   (189 words)

 Caribbean luxury suite choices in virgin island
Deposits are refundable when notice of cancellation has been received by Gallows Point Resort at least 30 days in advance of the arrival date on the reservation.
Less than 30 days advance notice results in forfeiture of the deposit, except the guest is allowed to apply the deposit to a future reservation within one year of the original reservation date.
A Gallows Point Resort cancellation number is the only proof of an authorized cancellation.
www.gallowspointresort.com /reservations.html   (500 words)

 Gallows - definition from Biology-Online.org
Galga, gealga, gallows, cross; akin to D. Galg gallows, os.
Etymologically and historically considered, gallows is a noun in the plural number, but it is used as a singular, and hence is preceded by a; as, a gallows.
gallows bird, a person who deserves the gallows.
www.biology-online.org /dictionary/Gallows   (189 words)

Risk The Gallows is a post hardcore/screamo band from Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Risk The Gallows' music brings raw energy and emotion to the forefront, with a live show that will captivate you.
Currently Risk The Gallows is recording their first demo EP, which is expected to be finished yesterday.
myspace.com /riskthegallows   (778 words)

 Cassidy & Pinkard Colliers: Leasing and Management of 1945 Old Gallows Road in Tysons Corner, Virginia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Cassidy and Pinkard Colliers has been selected by KBS Realty Advisors to be the exclusive leasing representative and property manager for 1945 Old Gallows Road, a 163,811 square foot Class A office building located in Vienna, Virginia.
Built in 1981 and renovated in 1998, 1945 Old Gallows is situated in an ideal location in the vibrant Tysons Corner market.
1945 Old Gallows is within blocks from numerous restaurants and high-end retailers including Capital Grille, Morton’s, Colvin Run Tavern, Tiffany and Co., Hermes and Gucci.
www.colliers.com /Markets/DC/News/Lease_Management_1945_Old_Gallows_Rd   (397 words)

 The Gallows - Art, Photo Mats, Gifts and Accessories
The Gallows ranks among one of Idaho's best Art & Frame Shops.
Started in 1981 The Gallows seeks to satisfy it's customers and art collectors with high quality products.
The Gallows Art & Frame, can usually get any print you like, if it is not in stock already.
www.gallowsart.com /ArtistPage.html   (98 words)

 Shakespeare and the Gallows
Shakespeare was not immune to the theatrical allure of the gallows.
The witch in Smithfield shall be burn'd to ashes,
And you three shall be strangled on the gallows.
www.unc.edu /~charliem/shake.htm   (922 words)

 purevolume™ | Gallows Bird
Rogers, AR Gallows Bird is GB, a 16 year-old singer/songwriter from Rogers, Arkansas.
All songs, lyrics and pictures © Gallows Bird.
You must be logged in as a “LISTENER” to have favorite artists.
www.purevolume.com /gallowsbird/blog   (44 words)

 The Virginian: A Gallows for Sam Horn - TV.com
The Virginian: A Gallows for Sam Horn - TV.com
John Lupton is listed in the opening credits where "Guest Stars" are normally listed but he is referred to as "Co-Starring." (edit)
Tell the world what you think of A Gallows for Sam Horn, write a review for this episode.
www.tv.com /virginian/a-gallows-for-sam-horn/episode/93269/summary.html   (347 words)

 gallows - Definitions from Dictionary.com
execution by hanging: a crime deserving of the gallows.
n : instrument of execution consisting of a wooden frame from which condemned persons are executed by hanging [syn: gallows tree, gallows-tree, gibbet, gallous]
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 NPR : 'Elevator to the Gallows'
The original poster for Louis Malle's 1957 film has as many images as one of today's trailers.
Morning Edition, July 29, 2005 · Film critic Kenneth Turan, takes a look at the restoration of the iconic French film, Elevator to the Gallows.
Made in 1957, it is a melding of French cinematography and American music that Turan is thrilled to see in theaters.
www.npr.org /templates/story/story.php?storyId=4776351   (169 words)

 The Gallows - Art, Photo Mats, Gifts and Accessories for every occasion.
The Gallows - Art, Photo Mats, Gifts and Accessories for every occasion.
The Gallows Art, Frames, & Accessories, a dealer for limited edition
Place pointer over name to view different cuts.
www.gallowsart.com   (128 words)

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 Boom Gallows Frame and Boom Gallows Base - SailorSams.com
Boom Gallows Frame - Highly polished bronze boom gallows frame fits 1-1/2" schedule 40 pipe.
Boom Gallows Base - Highly polished bronze boom gallows base has base angle of 3 degrees.
This product will ship direct to you from ABI in Santa Rosa, California.
www.sailorsams.com /mall/boom_gallows.asp   (236 words)

 Definition of gallows - Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
Etymology: Middle English galwes, plural of galwe, from Old English galga, gealga; akin to Old Norse gelgja pole, stake, Armenian jalk twig
1 a : a frame usually of two upright posts and a transverse beam from which criminals are hanged -- called also gallows tree b : the punishment of hanging
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Limited Edition Gallows screenprinted tour posters for sale (view more)
I've waited all my life for you guys to become a band and make the music you do!
the gallows are fucking awsome live i sugest that everyone sees them !
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 McGuinn’s Folk Den » Blog Archive » The Gallows Pole
And [Gm] I have come for to [F] see you hang, [Eb] hang from the gallows [D7] pole
And I have come for to see you hang, hang from the gallows pole
I did no t come for to see you hang, hang from the gallows pole
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 oceanfront beach accommodations at st johns virgin island
gallows point usvi resort in st john us virgin island
Beach chairs and a cooler are also ensuite for those special trips to our beaches.
Plus, let Gallows Gourmet plan your car rental, ocean excursions and much more!
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 oceanfront beach accommodations at st johns virgin island
Is the water safe to drink at the Resort?
What is Suite St. John, and why do they advertise suite rentals at Gallows Point Resort?
You will want to wear appropriate clothing when off the beach.
www.gallowspointresort.com /faq.html   (1335 words)

 Elevator to the Gallows Cast and Crew
• Elevator to the Gallows at Rotten Tomatoes
Ninety grisly minutes of torture deserves another -- and yet another, apparently; Jigsaw (Tobin Bell) is back for more stomach-churning madness in "Saw III."
Costner freestyles gracefully into Grizzled Father Figure mode as Ashton Kutcher's Coast Guard mentor in "The Guardian." Read more here.
www.rottentomatoes.com /m/elevator_to_the_gallows/cast_crew.php   (267 words)

 YouTube - Gallows Pole Drumming Vid
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