2 Cripple Creeks And A Cargill

Bob Cargill is the man behind the Cripple Creek Knife Brand. He started out making one of a kind custom knives and eventually started making special order runs by hand under the Cripple Creek name in 1981. He specialized in high quality hand made limited runs for clubs and organizations. The brand was later sold to Blackjack Knives of Effingham, IL who commissioned Queen Cutlery to produce them in larger quantities.
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2 Cripple Creeks And A Cargill

Postby JohnR » Sat Mar 31, 2018 11:16 am

Picked up 2 Cripple Creeks and a stag Barlow just marked Cargill. The Nutmeg State Barlow has no date and came in a box with an insert. From what I can find out the stag Barlow would have been one of Bob Cargill's custom knives made pre Cripple Creek. The third knife is a Knife World Moose pattern.
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Re: 2 Cripple Creeks And A Cargill

Postby Drukai » Sun Apr 15, 2018 11:43 pm

Nice score! Love the Cargill one and the Nutmeg state Barlow.
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Re: 2 Cripple Creeks And A Cargill

Postby doglegg » Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:24 am

Not a big Barlow fan but you guys may convert me showing knives like those two. I especially like the stag one. Nice grab.


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