He bade me look over into a field, about the middle of which were some wooden railings round the black gaping mouth of a coal-pit.
It happened to be so dark that we might as well have been groping about in a coal-pit.
At coal-pit Heath, seven miles from Bristol, his congregation numbered above two thousand.
You offered me a coal-pit, but the waterfall you forgot to mention.
"There is always risk, of a sort, down a coal-pit," replied her husband pontifically.
This town has somewhat the color of a coal-pit, or of a black-smith's shop.
Our lawyer was curious to see a coal-pit, and was let down by a rope.
What useful little fellow is this, carrying his father's dinner to him at the coal-pit?
Again, not far from where I live, thirty-five men were killed last week in a coal-pit from an explosion of fire-damp.
These good qualities are unfolded very specially on the occurrence of a terrible accident, such as a coal-pit explosion.