Heritage Open Days 2019: Shepherd Wheel Workshop

Set in the picturesque valley of the Porter Book, Shepherd Wheel is a unique working example of Sheffield's knife grinding industry. This water-powered workshop dates back to the 1500s and displays the tools of the trade for cutlery grinding.

See the restored working waterwheel and machinery in action and hear stories about the grinders who worked here over the centuries.

Small trail available especially for Heritage Open Days and a new handling box will be available during some of the dates.

Saturday 14 September: 10am-4pm
Sunday 15 September: 10am-4pm
Saturday 21 September: 10am-4pm
Sunday 22 September: 10am-4pm

 

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