Overview

ash-hole, ash-pit


'ash-hole, ash-pit' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Architecture

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

1 An ash-hole is a cavity beneath a fireplace or furnace into which ashes fall.

2 Hole (known as ash-pit) into which ashes and household refuse are thrown; medieval and other examples often reveal interesting items when excavated.

Subjects: Architecture.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.