Gallows were a device used in executions by hanging.
A sergeant took the Second Doctor, Jamie McCrimmon and Ben Jackson to the gallows to be hanged, but was stopped by Solicitor Grey. (TV: The Highlanders)
The gallows in Compton, England were last used during the Civil War. (AUDIO: The Fog)
Giuseppe di Cattivo locked his painting The Abomination in a vault made of wood from a hangman's gallows, with a Chinese Puzzle Box acting as the lock. (TV: Mona Lisa's Revenge)
The Celestial Toymaker played a deadly game of Hangman with the Eighth Doctor in which a part of a gallows materialised around Izzy Sinclair with every wrong answer. (COMIC: Endgame)
The Doctor had acquired a huge gallows with a noose from a classified ad. He never found a good use for it, although it did prop close his boot cupboard very well. (PROSE: Business Unusual)