Adelaide’s War Horse Memorial Trough

The War horse memorial trough in Adelaide’s East parklands has not always stood at its present location, its first home being in the centre of the city in Victoria Square. Prior to it relocation in 1967 the trough was a favourite stopping place for horses bring produce to the nearby Central Markets. The 16 ft trough is carved from one single block of marble.

Item is from Russell Smiths Book Curiosities of South Australia

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