Seacoalers

Coming from coal seams in sea cliffs or underwater deposits centuries old coal is deposited on the beach as the tide drops at Saltburn following strong seas over previous days. Traditionally collected and used for heating, cooking and garden nutrient it is thought that European cultures dating back to the Romans and before used sea-coal.¬†Continue reading “Seacoalers”

Sea Coal

Sea coal is collected from the beach at Saltburn by the Sea in Cleveland…   See more of my pictures on my website and blogs via the link…¬†HERE Images copyright Ian Forsyth No usage without arrangement