So you where did keys and locks originate from? If you are wanting to start a career in locksmithing, see our 4 locksmith courses  if you are, its probably good to know a bit about the history of locks and keys. This article gives some insight which makes for interesting reading.

“History of locks and keys goes back for several thousand years, reaching the very first moments when modern human civilization established their reign and started developing sciences and technologies that enable birth and growth of our modern way of life. Even in those ancient times some 4000 years ago, people wanted the ability to safeguard their possessions and store them in places where nobody else can get access to them. For that purpose, engineers, designers and scientist created first examples of locks and keys.”
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