Much more than just a knife

A regional symbol in your hand

The Terrils workshop

Made in Hauts de France

Near Lille, well-molded knives.
Charles Canon, The creator of knives made in Hauts de France
Charles Canon takes your breath away
Lens: made with grass from the Bollaert stadium, their knife is a hit
Courcelles-lès-Lens: one year after its release, the Terril is available in the colors of RC Lens
“Charles Canon La cutlery du slag heap” puts coal up his sleeves


Made in France

Handle, blade, box, everything is made in France in the Territoire des Terrils.

Transparencies on provenance

Learn more about manufacturing


  • Development
  • Manufacture of handle materials
  • CNC machining of handles
  • Hand-assembled and finished, engraved


  • Grinding
  • Heat treatments

Laser cutting

  • Laser cutting of steel


  • French wood
  • CNC machining
  • Opening
  • Engraving

They talk about it better than us

Eugenio Populin

Your knife is truly magnificent.

It was with intense emotion that I took it in hand. Thank you again for this superb initiative to evoke the memory of our underground miner fathers.

MFP Lauthe

Good grip and quality cut

Well received, within the expected time frame, the knife polished charcoal handle damascus blade, very well packaged, in its oak box.


I am really satisfied with my purchase!

Beautiful workmanship and customization.

Beautiful work



One word and only one to describe the quality of Charles Canon knives: SUBLIME!


Thank you Charles Canon!

Magnificent sea knife ordered for my husband's birthday who was super happy

I recommend for quality, aesthetics and above all enthusiasts who are attentive to your needs.

See you soon.

Viking 50

High quality work

High quality work. Deadlines met, a reliable house that listens to you. Real professionals.

The Terril Workshop

The Charles Canon slag heap workshop is located on an old slag heap. That of pit 7 of Courcelles Les Lens. This workshop specializes in the creation of luxury objects in wood, metal and plastic. 100% French manufacturing. The flagship products are: charcoal slag knife, knife with inlay of mussel shells, oysters, lavender, immortelle flowers, etc.

See the manufacturing

The birth of Charles Canon

Behind Charles Canon, there are Pascal Charles and Aurélien Canon, two enthusiasts of cutlery and the heritage of Hauts-de-France

Our history

Free delivery

Free delivery in mainland France

Knives guaranteed for life*

For any manufacturing defect

Secure payment

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Personalized engraving offered

We offer you the possibility of engraving the text of your choice free of charge.