chalk pit


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for chalk pit

a quarry for chalk

Synonyms

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Don't worry about the December 3 line of Plumpton form in which the fifth-placed Quartz Du Montceau was beaten 30 lengths by the winner Beware Chalk Pit.
The body of a teenage girl is discovered in a chalk pit and suspicion soon falls on local hardman Ray Harper's son Andy and his friend after tyre tracks found at the scene point to their involvement.
In all she was missing for 10 days, her car found abandoned in a chalk pit, and when she reappeared in a hotel in Harrogate she claimed to have no memory of what had passed.
One of the German works acquired by the Barber during the 1990s was The Chalk Pit, a page from the sketchbook kept by Otto Dix when he was serving in the trenches during the First World War.
The car shot off a cliff into a flooded chalk pit in Arlesey, Bedfordshire, known as The Blue Lagoon, killing the three youngsters.
The vehicle landed on its roof and sank into a flooded chalk pit, known locally as the Blue Lagoon.
Claire Armstrong, 23, of Luton, dabbed her eyes with a tissue as she described how she tried desperately to rescue the youngsters from the flooded chalk pit known as the Blue Lagoon in Arlesey, Bedfordshire, in July last year.
City also built a new ground in a disused chalk pit in 1908 and christened it 'The Nest'.
The body of a teenage girl is discovered in a chalk pit and suspicion soon falls on local hard man Ray Harper's son Andy and his friend after tyre tracks found at the he scene point to their involvement.
But you have to go to Bluewater - a former chalk pit - to fully appreciate the place.
In July last year he drove Claire, the three children and friend Ryan Purdy, 22, to a flooded chalk pit known as the Blue Lagoon at Arlesey, Beds.
A court heard that Courtney Barker, 22, was "showing off", driving with his right leg outside the car when it went into a flooded chalk pit known as the Blue Lagoon in Bedfordshire.
Tragedy struck on July 28 last year when Barker, his girlfriend Claire Armstrong, aged 23, friend Ryan Purdy, aged 22, and the children had visited a flooded chalk pit known as the Blue Lagoon at Arlesey, Beds.
Witnesses told a jury at Luton Crown Court how the blue Vauxhall Astra Estate driven by Courtney Barker "flew" off the 16ft cliff on the edge of a fooded chalk pit known as the Blue Lagoon in Arlesey, Bedfordshire, in July last year.
In December 1926, she sparked a police search when her car was found abandoned in a chalk pit on the Surrey Downs.