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Manchester Suburban Tramways Company

Company incorporated in 1877 as the Manchester & Salford Tramway Company, to provide horse-drawn tram services throughout Manchester and Salford, in England.

Manchester Terrier

The Manchester Terrier is a breed of dog of the smooth-haired terrier type.

Manchester Times

Weekly newspaper published in Manchester, England, from 1828 to 1922, known for its free-trade radicalism.

Manchester Zoological Gardens

Gardens opened in 1838, on a 15-acre (6 ha) site between Broom Lane and Northumberland Street in Broughton, now in Salford, England.


One of 2500 species of plants belonging to the Solanaceae family. Its psychoactive effects have been known to physicians since ancient times.

Manorial court

Lowest courts of law in England during the feudal period, their civil jurisdiction limited by subject matter and geography.

Margaret Aitken, the great witch of Balwearie

Pivotal figure in the great Scottish witchcraft panic of 1597.

Margaret Clap

Owner with her husband of a notorious molly house in 18th-century London.

Margaret Echlin, Lady Pittathrow

Redirected to Margaret Henderson, Lady Pittadrow.

Margaret Henderson, Lady Pittadro

Member of the Scottish elite who was accused then incarcerated for witchcraft in 1649, but died before her case went to trial.