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It was even doubtful if he could back out after having penetrated a short distance into the winze.The Copper Princess|Kirk Munroe
Winze, winz, n. in mining, a small ventilating shaft between two levels.
By this time Oliver had partially recovered, and suggested that they should ascend the winze to the top.
He was still engaged in prayer when the water drove them from the level, and compelled them to re-ascend the winze.
They were in a level which the water entered, not by flowing along or descending, but, by rising up through a winze.