Shepherd Wheel

Shepherd Wheel

Situated in the beautiful valley of Porter Brook, Shepherd Wheel is a great example of the working knife grinding industry in Sheffield. It's listed as a Grade II building and Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Check out the restored working waterwheel and machinery in action along with the tools of the trade for cutlery grinding. You can also read and hear stories about the grinders that worked at the Wheel for over centuries.

To know more about the current workshops that take place, visit -

BOOK a night at the Sheffield Metropolitan, moments away from the Shepherd Wheel and lots of other interesting places to visit! 

Address: Shepherd Wheel, Whiteley Woods, Off Hangingwater Road, Sheffield, S11 2YE

Telephone: 0114 2722106 


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