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Originally Posted by Holdfast
It's a lovely shoe but I just don't like that continuous ring halfway up the shoe.
The correct name for this style is "˜Balmoral' (British) or Galoshes-Oxford (American).
It's a very old style and was one of the favourites in Edwardian times.

John Lobb (London) has these (rather extravagant) interpretations:
http://www.johnlobbltd.co.uk/catalog...ford/thumb.htm

EG's "˜Shannon' is the boot version of that style