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Nostell Colliery

Former colliery on the South Yorkshire Coalfield, about four and a half miles south east of Wakefield, on the Nostell Priory estate.

Nostell Priory

Palladian-style country house built near the site of a 12th-century Augustinian priory.


Horse-like demon from Orcadian mythology that shares some of the characteristics of humans.


Mythical water horse of mainly Shetland folklore where it was also referred to as a shoepultie or shoopiltee in some areas of the islands

Number of the beast

Hideous beast whose number is 666, introduced in the Book of Revelation, which many have seen as a description of the end of the world.


Modern successor to arithmomancy, embodying the belief that numbers can explain the workings of the universe and thus allow predictions to be made.

Obscene Kiss

Redirected to Osculum Infame.

Of a Book Unwritten

Redirected to “The Man of the Year Million”.

Ogle SX1000

The Ogle SX1000 is a front-wheel drive Mini-based coupé-style motor vehicle designed by David Ogle, the founder of Ogle Design.

Oh, Whistle, and I’ll Come to You, My Lad

Ghost story by M. R. James published in 1904, about a mysterious whistle found on a beach in Suffolk.