nounBritish • historical
- A pony that hauled loads in a coal mine.More example sentences
- A young man learns the value of honesty as he befriends a mine pit pony.
- Though small of stature, Harvey was built like a pit pony and had the rough-hewn features of a Klondiker.
- When they closed that mine in 1990 the pit ponies were released into a green field on a neighbouring farm.