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9 Eastgate Street Row North

The Boot Inn from Eastgate Street Front

The Boot Inn based in the centre of Chester on Eastgate Street on the rows is a traditional pub. The building itself dates back to the 17th century, the facade was restored in the 19th century. It has been known as the Boot Inn since 1750.

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Behind the front bar is a musket ball in a glass frame with a plaque :

'This stone ball was found embedded in one of the oak beams within the Boot Inn. During restoration in 1986. It is a home made piece of ammunition which may have been used in a smooth bore musket. It could belong to the Civil War period. But it might also be much later having been used by poachers'.

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Glass panel from the front bar area.
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View from the front bar looking out towards Eastgate Street
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View looking at the rear bar area
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