If you wanted work as a slave in a Roman salt mine, there was no need to move to Rome.
I once slid down a salt mine on a pair of summer pantaloons and brought up in total darkness (a godsend under the circumstances).
By acquiring partially mortgaged bills of exchange (salt mine, treasury bonds).
"I hear you have been selling a salt mine just as if it was ordinary pasture land," said Mr. Vanter, to change the subject.
There is nothing like an enchanted palace in any salt mine of the United States, no statues or chapels or chandeliers.
Impressions on my hat after going down the salt mine at Berchtesgaden.
The salt mine of Hallstatt, which is one of the oldest in existence, was rediscovered in the 14th century.
No one can go down a salt mine without asking, How did this salt come here?
The "crystallisation" formula of Stendhal occurred to him while down in a salt mine near Salzburg.
Another drive, and soon we were at the mouth of the salt mine.