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Coke is a fuel with a high carbon content and few impurities, usually made from coal.
In the fields of horticulture and botany, the term deciduous (/dɪˈsɪdʒuəs/) means "falling off at maturity" and "tending to fall off", in reference to trees and shrubs that seasonally shed leaves, usually in the autumn; to the shedding of petals, after flowering; and to the shedding of ripe fruit.
Ecclesall Woods is an area of woodland in south-west Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England, between Abbeydale Road South and Ecclesall.
The Industrial Revolution was the transition to new manufacturing processes in the period from about 1760 to sometime between 1820 and 1840.
Lead is a chemical element with symbol Pb (from the Latin plumbum) and atomic number 82.
Leadhills, originally settled for the accommodation of miners, is a village in South Lanarkshire, Scotland, WSW of Elvanfoot.
The Mendip Hills (commonly called the Mendips) is a range of limestone hills to the south of Bristol and Bath in Somerset, England.
In the history of Europe, the Middle Ages (or Medieval Period) lasted from the 5th to the 15th century.
Oliver Rackham, (17 October 1939 – 12 February 2015) was an academic at the University of Cambridge who studied the ecology, management and development of the British countryside, especially trees, woodlands and wood pasture.
Potash is some of various mined and manufactured salts that contain potassium in water-soluble form.
Potash pits were kiln sites which were dug and lined with drystone walling for the production of potash prior to the Industrial Revolution.
A saw pit or sawpit is a pit over which lumber is positioned to be sawed with a long two-handled saw by two men, one standing above the timber and the other below.
Volatilization is the process whereby a dissolved sample is vaporised.
Westbury-sub-Mendip is a village in Somerset, England, with a population of about 800, situated on the southern slopes of the Mendip Hills from Wells and Cheddar.
White coal is a form of fuel produced by drying chopped wood over a fire.
Woodland, is a low-density forest forming open habitats with plenty of sunlight and limited shade.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.