Category Archives: George and Annis Bills

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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Stanhope”s Bills Water Trough

The Stanhope BHT has now been relocated 4o metres into a new toilet and art complex. Must say when Simon the Builder was moving it he found time to give it a pressure wash and it has come up wonderful. … Continue reading

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Murchison Victoria

George  would like to hear from interested people who share a interest in the story of the Bills troughs and welcomes inquiries at billshorsetroughs@hotmail.com Please send me a photo of  troughs you have seen in your travel’s . Best Wishes … Continue reading

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Bills Trough Mullumbimby NSW

Not all the Bills troughs we see were made from the Rocla moulds. This one in Mullumbimby NSW would have been made with money supplied from the Bills Trust set up after George passed away in December 1927. .

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