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John Spurr Ltd can provide a quality storage or display solution for the discerning collector. We can custom-build to your requirements, or you can choose from our standard range of ‘Hill’s type cabinets.

Established in 2010 John Spurr Ltd provides a complete service from manufacture to on site services. With over 50 years of experience we pride ourselves in having the expertise and workmanship to carry out projects that fulfil our client’s expectations.

Bespoke services

  • Bespoke joinery & cabinet work
  • In-house finish spraying services
  • Building maintenance & repairs
  • Shop fronts & refurbishments
  • Bespoke bathroom furniture
  • Bespoke bedroom furniture
  • Suspended ceilings & partitions
  • Retail counters, fixtures & fittings
  • Small building works

Our products

Entomology
At John Spurr Ltd / Stephenson Blake (Sheffield) we manufacture the Hill’s, Main, Accession & Entomology drawers which are most standard with Museum cabinets. The sides & tops are manufactured from European Lime, mitred corners with hardwood feathers, lids have a grooved top to create an air tight seal, 2 or 3mm thick glass seated in a rebate & beaded in. The bottoms come with either 4 or 6mm thick plywood and supplied if required with plastazote in the base of the drawer. The external drawer is finished with pre cat lacquer, hardwood knobs & brass cardholders.

Please note that we also manufacture bespoke cabinets & drawers to suit most requirements.

Humidors
Manufactured from the finest mahogany, these storage units come in several sizes with solid & glazed lids. Each unit comes with its own humidifying system & lift out tray. The exterior is clear lacquered and supplied with top quality brass fittings.

Drinks Boxes
Top Quality hardwood boxes with storage for several bottles & glasses. Each box is finished in a high quality lacquer inside and out, including solid brass fittings throughout. We also provide various designs to suit the customer’s requirements.

Display Cabinets

Here at John Spurr Ltd we manufacture a whole variety of cabinets & displays. From veneered sheeting to solid timber we can manufacture a whole range of units including laminate & decorated finishes. For every bespoke unit we recommend to carry out a survey & provide sketches for the client to ensure the finished article is made precisely to its requirements.

With a name that has been around for over 150 years, Stephenson Blake Sheffield is the woodworking division of the once Great Empire of Upper Allen Street. Well known in the newspaper and museum world we continue to provide bespoke fixtures, fittings and displays to suit each individual need.

Contact us

Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any enquiries.

John Spurr Ltd / Stephenson Blake (Sheffield)
132 – 154 Harvest Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8EF, England
Email: john-spurr@btconnect.com | Telephone: 07876 205 209

Our aim is to give the customer quality workmanship and value for money whatever their budget and that will create a valued relationship to be built.