I do know that in the West Midlands coal was not used until introduction
of the Iron Industry in the 17th century - hope that helps. I would
Romans used coal in Britain - except there is such a thing as sea coal at
areas and of course there were bricketts made from wood.
Hope this helps,
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>Can anyone shed light on the question below that I've received?
>I am studying Roman British pottery and was wondering if there is any
>knowledge of the Romans utilizing coal as a fuel for their pottery kilns
>at any of the settlements throughout Britain?
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