hunter argyll men's full knee wellies shoes boots
- note: these are larger than standard size. we recommend ordering one size smaller then usual shoe size.
rugged and hard wearing
- made from heavy duty black rubber with calendared soles
- leg fit: wide calf fit, length.
the boot. rugged wearing.note: manufacturer's description in 1856, henry lee norris, an american entrepreneur, landed on scottish soil search of a home for his boot making company. having acquired block buildings edinburgh, known as castle silk mills, north british company (which much later became ltd) was registered limited liability september 1856. beginning there were only four people working company, by 1875 team had grown to 600 members staff. production wellington dramatically boosted advent world war i, when asked government construct sturdy suitable conditions flooded trenches. mills ran day night produce immense quantities trench boots. more million pairs made cope army's demands. fashionable now functional necessity. hunter's most famous welly, original green wellington, over 50 years ago winter 1955. it first orthopaedic that they launched alongside royal hunter--another remains range today. today, preferred brand those who like work play hard--there's great suit wearers all world--from family festival-goers, farmers gentry alike.