The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #64088   Message #1045673
Posted By: GUEST,Donal
01-Nov-03 - 02:12 AM
Thread Name: Hob-Nailed Bouchers
Subject: RE: Hob-Nailed Bouchers
Working boots are/were often called 'Bluchers' in Western Australia, I often wondered
if there was any connection to Gen. Blucher of Waterloo fame, since Wellington had
Footwear named after him.