I was thinking of the horizontal/slanting shafts where the coalface workers
often have to bend over to work because the height seems to have been
designed for mythical dwarves form Tolkien, or just to save money.
"for those who honour the past but love living in the present"
> Cerridwen Connelly wrote:
> > Whilst watching the TV programme on Silbury Hill the other night I was
> > surprised at the size of the tunnel built in the '60s! I had always
> > thought of it as smaller in height and width, more like a mine shaft
> > where one can barely stand upright:-)
> You can always stand upright in a mine shaft, as it runs vertically :-)
> John Briggs