chalk pit


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Noun1.chalk pit - a quarry for chalk
stone pit, quarry, pit - a surface excavation for extracting stone or slate; "a British term for `quarry' is `stone pit'"
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chalk pit

nKalk(stein)bruch m
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Then the whole band camped with good grace outside the gate of Braine, on that hill where stands a mill, beside the cavities of the ancient chalk pits.
The story of the former racehorse who took his amateur rider to the heights of the showing world earned Beware Chalk Pit the title of 2017 RoR Horse of the Year.
Amongst the winners was subsequent RoR Horse of the Year, Monet's Garden, and the Supreme Champion was Beware Chalk Pit, ridden by Rebecca Court.
BEWARE CHALK PIT was crowned 2016 Supreme Champion at the Retraining of Racehorses National Championship at Aintree on Sunday, beating off the likes of reigning champion Jack The Giant, Forpadydeplasterer and Lord Gyllene to take the overall title.
Should the Triassic layer is not appropriate and is chosen heat from beneath the chalk pit at depth beneath chalk opened by perforation.
A firm favourite with children, the story is about Stig, a caveman, who lives at the bottom of an old disused chalk pit and his adventures with a boy called Barney, who one day accidentally falls over the edge of the pit which the locals have turned into a rubbish dump.
In December 1926 she sparked a police search when her car was found abandoned in a chalk pit at Newlands Corner on the Surrey Downs.
The body of a teenage girl is discovered in a chalk pit and suspicion falls on ray Harper's son Andy.
Three honeymooning couples were amongst those who died after the Solent flying boat, owned by Aquila Airways, crashed into a disused chalk pit on the Isle of Wight in Hampshire on November 15, 1957.
Christine Downes, 51, drove with her husband Christopher, 54, to a secluded chalk pit near Andover in Hampshire on October 9 last year, and the pair gassed themselves with a hose pipe trailed from the car exhaust.
Epsom handler Brooke Sanders made it 14 winners from 11 horses at her Chalk Pit Stables a stone's thrown from the Derby course when she saddled 11-1 shot Papeete to take the two-mile Rydon Group Handicap.
A JURY will today continue its deliberations in the trial of a man accused of the manslaughter of three children who drowned when a car plunged into a flooded chalk pit.