> Oh and if memory serves me right then "clay pit" is the acknowledged
> terms for clay mine/quarry so that might help increase you're
'Clay pit' is how they're marked on old OS maps. It's also worth noting
the location of Brick and Tile works, as they tended to be near the
We used old maps of Whithorn to locate the former clay pit of the
village, and dug out some good clay for constructing iron-working
furnaces back in the 90's.
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