Service Riding Apparel Ltd was founded in the early 1970s by two brothers who were excellent cobblers, and wanted to create a niche for riding boots and apparel for the service industry such a mounted police and other law and military outfits. The company was dissolved in the 1990s and today you will find a scattering of their boots and helmets in the used marketplace. These fabulous boots are made with smooth black leather and a composite sole, interior boot pulls, very good condition with many years of use left. Marked size 6 ½ , made in USA, manufactured in August of 1982. Boots measure 9 inches INSIDE toe to heel: 10 inches OUTSIDE toe to heel; 3 ½ wide sole, 1 inch heel, 17 ½ inches tall inside, 19 inches tall outside, 12 inches around ankle, 14 inches around mid-calf, 14 ½ inches around top.