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Bills Water Troughs

Posting some old photos of working horses we all once relied on horses for travel and delivery of good . It was George Bills wisdom that when he passed away he arranged for Water troughs to be supplied free of … Continue reading

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Hunters Hill NSW

Thanks to Barry and Lyn for sending me a latest photo of the Bills trough which is located in Park Rd near Princess Street Hunters Hill NSW. The photos i had were taken back in 2004 so you can see … Continue reading

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Moonee Ponds Court House

  This is my last post for 2019 and has some welcome news.  The Essendon Historical Society are now back in their home at the restored Moonee Ponds Court House . You will remember that the court house was badly … Continue reading

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Charlton Bills Trough

The Bills water trough in Charlton is different to the other ones we are see the most, as it would have been funded by the Bills Trust, and had been made by a local builder in 1931. and had a … Continue reading

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Poowong Bills Water Trough

In my research on the Bills water troughs for over 30 years I have always found at in the small town there is someone or a group of people who have taken care of the Troughs and make a feature … Continue reading

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George and Annis Bills

Hello to all my Bills Water troughs friends just wanting to share with you a most comprehensive write up on George and Annis Bills. It has been written by David Hibbert from Alexandra; David has written up what he calls … Continue reading

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Boree Creek.

Boree Creek is a small country town in the Riverina District of  NSW has been in the news lately as it was the home town of Tim Fischer a former Deputy Prime Minister of Australia . Tim passed away in … Continue reading

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