Talk: The Story of Sheffield Pen and Pocket Knives

Wednesday, 28th June 2023

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Kelham Island Museum

Free, booking information at

Hear about the pen and pocketknife industry, which used to thrive in Sheffield. You’ll see a range of pen and pocketknives made in Sheffield, exploring the range of knives and attachments, illustrated with items and catalogues from The Hawley Collection. Linked to the Sheffield Treasures Project 

This talk is organised by the Ken Hawley Collection Trust. Find out more about the collection at 

Kelham Island Museum
Alma Street
S3 8RY