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Hitching Posts

Hitching posts played a very important part in the way of life in early days as it was most important to be able tie up horses while their owner left them to do their business. I know if 4 cast … Continue reading

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Dubbo NSW

Dubbo is a City in the Heart of the Great Western Plains in New South Wales with a population of 41,000.  There was once a number of Bills water troughs located in the Dubbo township .now there now only one … Continue reading

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Edenhope Bills Trough

Edenhope  Visitors to Edenhope will be pleased to see that the old Bills Water Trough which was once located in the main Street and is now a feature item in this great land mark in the town..  It lets us … Continue reading

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Bills Trough Bellevue Hill

Back in 2009 there was a big land slip in Bellevue Hills just beside the Bills trough . The road just gave way and left a big exposed hole in the road. The Bills trough was  very close by, and … Continue reading

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South Australia Troughs

Horse Troughs in South Australia. Had a photo of sent to me of a lovely trough over at Victor Harbor South Australia the  trough is in wonderful condition for the age {1933} as it still contains water which is most … Continue reading

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Send him your Bills

In the Dec?Jan 2018 edition of the Outback Magazine there is a story written By john Dunn  entitled Send him your Bills  if any readers wish to send me photos of Bills Horse Troughs it would be greatly appreciated . Please … Continue reading

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George Bills

To all my readers old and new i would like to wish you all the Best for Christmas and hope you all enjoy the festive season. Safe Travelling George Gemmill. In the December edition Of the OUTBACK MAGAZINE there is … Continue reading

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