Welcome to the WHS Spear & Jackson Collection. Brought to you in partnership with Archtools LTD. In 1760, Alexander Spear and John Love formed a company in Sheffield called Spear & Love. In 1814, John Spear, the nephew of Alexander, took on an apprentice called Sam Jackson. In 1830, the partnership Spear & Jackson was formed. Archtools is proud to be a supplier of dedicated quality archaeology tools from such an established brand.