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Bills Troughs on Facebook

Well done David Panther you sure have caught a lot of interest with this entry. If any of the readers would like a copy of my list of locations please send me a email to billshorsetroughs@hotmail.com and i will send you … Continue reading

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Bille Water Troughs

             Horse Troughs with a History Have you ever wondered about those concrete horse troughs, still seen in many parts of NSW and Victoria, Which have a Terrazzo Plaque scripted on it “Donated by Annis and George Bills Australia” I … Continue reading

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Delivery by horse and cartD

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Emerald Bills Troughs

Just received this photo of a different style of water trough in Emerald with a brass plaque saying donated by George and Annis Bill . There is also a ROCLA one in Emerald. Have seen similar troughs like this one … Continue reading

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Transport by Horse Power

You can see the need to supply all these horses with a well earnt drink. you can understand why George Bills left a sizeable amount of money from his estate to have troughs erected all onet the states. Please send … Continue reading

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Bills Water Troughs

             Horse Troughs with a History Have you ever wondered about those concrete horse troughs, still seen in many parts of NSW and Victoria, Which have a Terrazzo Plaque scripted on it “Donated by Annis and George Bills Australia” I … Continue reading

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Travelling the old way by Horse and carts

When you see this many horses working you can fully appreciate the wisdom of George Bills had when he donated  water troughs so these working horses could quench their thirst. These photos have been posted on the internet  note the … Continue reading

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