Author Archives: billshorsetroughs

My Favourite Photos

  I have been collection information on the Bills Troughs for over 30 years and i now have a location list and photos of BHTs from over 300 different sites most in Victoria and NSW, i also have  some from … Continue reading

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New Sign at the Sebastopal Bills Water Trough

  Great to see such a nice sign telling the George and Annis Bills Story .  

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Plaques on Troughs.

In my travels collection information on Bills Water Troughs i have noticed many troughs have had plaques installed, all telling the story about George Bills. Each tell the same story but in different ways.  i would like to share some … Continue reading

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The test Of Time

Welcome to this site i celebrated my 80th Birthday in January and then realise most of the Bills Horse troughs would be much the same age. . In my travels have seen many troughs in need of some tender loving care. … Continue reading

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Bills Water troughs

  Annis and George Bills were philanthropists who were greatly concerned about the welfare of horses and other animals. When George died in December 1927, in his will he directed a trust be set up to supply Horse troughs free … Continue reading

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Old Hotels and Bills troughs

Season greeting to all my BHT friends who reads this hope you and your family all have a healthy and prosperous 2107. Just thought i would list some troughs which are located near old Hotels. They would have been welcome sights … Continue reading

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Collingwood Childrens Farm

    Recent visit to the Farm where there is 2 Bills water troughs which are being well looked after, photos were taken back in 2004 . Plaque from the Kilmore Bills Trough.

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