Origin of coal pit
Examples from the Web for coal pit
At Coal-pit Heath, seven miles from Bristol, his congregation numbered above two thousand.
What useful little fellow is this, carrying his father's dinner to him at the coal-pit?'Puffing Billy' and the Prize 'Rocket'|Helen Cross Knight
At St. Helen's one of the chain-men was laid hold of by a mob of colliers, and threatened to be hurled down a coal-pit.
We record this month a signal act of heroism which took place a few years ago in a coal-pit near Dalkeith.The Quiver, 2/1900|Various
"There is always risk, of a sort, down a coal-pit," replied her husband pontifically.A Safety Match|Ian Hay