Examples from the Web for diggings
In 1901 the diggings around Circle City produced about £30,000.From Paris to New York by Land|Harry de Windt
At first, when we arrived at the Mormon diggings, for example, everything was tranquil.California|J. Tyrwhitt Brooks
The odd two or three hundred will be enough, to carry the loser back to the diggings.Lost Lenore|Charles Beach
Cubical masses of it are found, at some of the diggings, which are studded over with minute crystals of calcareous spar.
Do you think scars are such uncommon things with men as works hard at the diggings, that you can swear to one scar?Frank Oldfield|T.P. Wilson