Torture, Judicial

Torture, Judicial, torture to extort a confession, practised in England till 1588, and in Scotland by thumbscrews and the boot till 1690.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Torrington * Tory
Töpffer, Rudolf
Toplady, Augustus Montague
Torgau
Toronto
Torquay
Torquemada, Thomas de
Torres Strait
Torres-Vedras
Torricelli, Evangelista
Torrington
Torture, Judicial
Tory
Totemism
Totnes
Toul
Toulon
Toulouse
Tourcoing
Tournaments
Tournay
Tourneur, Cyril