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Special Effects

Charcoal has many uses for Special Effects & Set Design

Charcoal for Pyrotechnics & Theatrical Design

Whether it is Charcoal Powder being used for theatrical pyrotechnics, or powder, dust or half burnt timbers being used for set design, The Dorset Charcoal Company has experience of supplying from the largest to smallest theatrical productions.

Please  Contact Us to discuss your requirements.

Charcoal was supplied for props in the production of Dead Woman's Ditch... the story of a murderous charcoal burner! Performed by the Wessex Actors Company in 2002.

Our Charcoal Powder was used to create special effects in the Hollywood blockbuster Fury, produced at the Pinewood Studios in the UK in 2013.

The Dorset Charcoal Company is again proud to be supplying Special Effects Charcoal for use in the production of Game of Thrones Season 8. Who would of thought... All the way from Dorset to Westeros!

We have also supplied charcoal for special effects in: Fury, Johnny English, Outlander, UK Pinewood Studios as well as other effects companies across Europe.


Specific grades and species of charcoal provide specific effects.

Dorset Charcoal Company Ltd. Boundary's Edge, Pidney, Hazelbury Bryan, Dorset. DT10 2EB
01258 818176    Email:

The Dorset Charcoal Company is the trading name of Dorset Charcoal Co. Ltd. Registered in England. No. 4672088
Registered office: Unit 5b, Sunrise Business Park, Blandford Forum, Dorset. DT11 8ST. VAT Registration No. 812 0407 81

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