Describes one who lives up north; especially if they come from an old mining town. Monkey being a term for someone who does a repetetive job... for example, a CAD monkey works at a computer all day drwing pictures.
One whose ancestors may have worked down the pits... monkey of the pit... 'Pit Monkey'.
by Polywog May 15, 2007
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A person whose sole purpose in life is to clear away music stands, lights, etc. before locking up the orchestra pit for the night.
I still remember that one summer when my brother's life consisted of being a pit monkey at a local theatre.
by artykins August 03, 2006