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The Royal Burgh of Dumfries

Riding boots

Period:
20th Century
Description:

Riding boots which belonged to John Swan who was Ensign in the 1939 Riding of the Marches.  He was also the first volunteer from Sanquhar in the Boer War, and was given the Freedom of Dumfries.

Materials/Media:
leather, steel, textile
Dimensions:
overall length 335mm, boot length 285mm, height 167mm
Source:
Sanquhar Tolbooth Museum
Digital Number:
SQCL004n
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council