A local businessman with a social conscience and deep roots, he changed the name of Sunderland's Londonderry pub to the Peacock because the mine-owning Londonderrys once evicted his great granny from a Durham pit house
. Never forgive, never forget.
It was no utopia living in Wood End but we had no choice; when my dad left the pits we had to get out of a pit house
, not like some who lived in a parish council house.
The city Bergkamen intends in partnership with the RAG Montan Immobilien GmbH, the former colliery site Haus Aden (pit house
Aden 1, 2) to develop a new neighborhood with residential, commercial, industrial and leisure uses in the context of urban redevelopment measure.
The historical Birchtown site includes a National Historic Site of Canada monument, the historic Saint Paul's Church, the old school house museum, a replica pit house
, a walking trail and a park overlooking Shelburne Harbour.
Last summer, a handful of students enrolled as part of University of Northern British Columbia's Undergraduate Experiential Service Learning Program constructed a Dakelh-style pit house
on traditional territory of the Lheidli T'enneh, in Forests for the World behind UNBC.
They've been digging out a pit house
. The pit houses
, Dobat explains, were the first of the site's surprises.
At the corner of Main Street and Highway 66 is the Brick Pit House
and the best pulled pork ever attempted by a Harley Davidson mental case.
Attackers appear to have dumped mutilated and burned body parts into a pit house
at Sacred Ridge.
With a backdrop of spectacular mountain peaks and anchored by massive Douglas fir beams, the new Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre in Whistler, British Columbia, evokes the spirit of a Squamish longhouse and a Lil'wat istken (pit house
My grandma had a pull-out cocktail cabinet containing coloured little glasses.It seemed far too exotic for a semi- detached pit house
. Pristine examples by W G Evans and Son can fetch pounds 2,000.
You will also be treated to an evening of traditional singing, drumming and dancing around a campfire, before settling in for the authentic Aboriginal experience of sleeping in a tipi or pit house
A pit house
, like those used by Cascade Indians at the time of the Lewis and Clark expedition, begins the exhibit on native peoples, explorers, missionaries, fur trappers, philosophers, and soldiers who depended on the gorge for everything from transportation to food.