Inventors (1204 pages found in this category)


Montague Napier

English automobile and aircraft engine manufacturer.

Montezuma’s Daughter

Novel by H. Rider Haggard published in 1893, the last of his best work.

Moorland

Dominant landscape of Britain’s uplands, including many of its national parks.

Moors murders

Murders carried out by Ian Brady and Myra Hindley between July 1963 and October 1965, in and around what is now Greater Manchester, England. The victims were five children aged between 10 and 17 – Pauline Reade, John Kilbride, Keith Bennett, Lesley Ann Downey and Edward Evans – at least four of whom were sexually assaulted.

Morleys Hall

Morleys Hall, a moated hall converted into two houses on the edge of Astley Moss in Astley, Greater Manchester, England, was largely rebuilt in the 19th century on the site of a medieval timber house.

Morton Ghost

Redirected to Cheltenham Ghost.

Mother Haggy

Witch of St. Albans, best-known for her salve to restore the hymen.

Mother Red Cap

Redirected to Jinney Bingham, Mother Damnable

Mr. Brisher’s Treasure

Short story by H. G. Wells first published in 1899, a morality tale of greed and hypocrisy.

Mr. Ledbetter’s Vacation

Short story by H. G. Wells about a schoolmaster who, to prove his courage to himself, burgles a house while on holiday, leading him into a strange adventure.