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Crimonmogate

Estate near Crimond, Aberdeenshire, dating back to the 14th century

Cymon and Iphigenia (painting)

Undated oil on canvas painting by the English artist Frederic Leighton, 1st Baron Leighton.

Damhouse

Grade II* listed building in Tyldesley but considered to be in Astley, Greater Manchester, England. It has served as a manor house, sanatorium, and, since restoration in 2000, houses offices, a clinic and tearooms.

Damps

Damps is a collective name given to all gases other than air found in coal mines in Great Britain. The chief pollutants are carbon dioxide and methane, known as blackdamp and firedamp respectively.

Dancing mania

Also known as dancing plague, choreomania, St. John’s Dance and St. Vitus’s Dance, a social phenomenon that occurred primarily in mainland Europe between the 14th and 17th centuries. It involved groups of people dancing erratically, sometimes thousands at a time.

Database queries

Utility to find which articles contain a specified Zotero ID.

David Gregory

Scottish physician and inventor accused of witchcraft. He inherited Kinnairdy Castle in Banffshire.

Davyhulme Military Hospital

Redirected to Trafford General Hospital.

De heretico comburendo

Law passed in 1401 during the reign of King Henry IV, allowing heretics to be burned alive.

Death of Kevin Gately

Student who died as the result of a head injury received in the Red Lion Square disorders in London in 1974.