Synonyms for Colliery:

n.

gallery, coal mine, gold rush, coal miner, coal, conflict diamonds, coal mining, goldmine, coalfield. artifact (noun)
pit.
colliery (noun)
pit.

Other synonyms:

coal mine, coal mining, coal, coal miner, conflict diamonds, coalfield. gold rush, goldmine. gallery. Other relevant words:
coal mine, gallery, goldmine, coalfield.

Usage examples for colliery

  1. Eva's father was a colliery manager who lived on the outskirts of Silverhays. – The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories by Arnold Bennett