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Cornish tin stamps

Large machines for crushing tin and copper ore.

Corpse roads

Roads that once provided the means of transporting the dead to churchyards for burial.

Coterel Gang

14th-century armed group that flourished in the North Midlands of England, led by James Coterel.

Cotswold Olimpick Games

The Cotswold Olimpick Games is an annual public celebration of games and sports held on the Friday after Spring Bank Holiday near Chipping Campden, in the Cotswolds of England.

Cottingley Fairies

The Cottingley Fairies appear in a series of five photographs taken by Elsie Wright (1901–1988) and Frances Griffiths (1907–1986), two cousins who lived in Cottingley, near Bradford in England.


The nickname given to Manchester, the world’s first industrial city, a metropolis centred on cotton trading.

Crathes Castle

Classic Scottish tower house in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, built in the 16th century.

Crazy Sally Mapp

Redirected to Sarah Mapp.

Creswell Model Village

Arts and crafts style model industrial settlement in Creswell in the parish of Elmton-with-Creswell in the Bolsover district in northeast Derbyshire.

Crewe Chronicle

UK weekly newspaper first published on 21 March 1874.