smoke hole


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smoke hole

In many types of primitive dwellings, a hole in the roof that permits smoke and fumes to escape from an open firepit below, also provides a source of light and ventilation in the dwelling.
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It reaches 150 feet wide in the Smoke Hole, and large, deep pools hold monster trout and bass.
On my visits when fishing was slow, I hiked the trails and rugged terrain, where formidable rock formations stand precariously above the valley Some have been named--Seneca Rocks, Champe Rocks, Eagle Rock, Caudy's Castle, Smoke Hole Cave and Cave Mountain.
Sheltered among these rocks, and rarely noticed, is a rare, limestone-loving fern, arid rarer still, the southern crested coral root orchid, which is only found in the Smoke Hole.
Against the protests of family and friends, bass season in 1947 found me campin all by myself beneath the towering pinnacles of the Smoke Hole country.
Some say the Smoke Hole was named for the white plumes coming from the cave where Indians smoked meat.
Named by spelunkers, travelers, Indian fighters, and historians, they include Seneca Rocks, Caudy's Castle, Smoke Hole Cave, and Cave Mountain.
At the end of this second section of the line, overhead gantry units automatically pick up the pistons and load them into the first station of the last machine for finish boring of the wrist pin hole and wire brushing of the piston-ring grooves and smoke holes.