Cattle Troughs & Drinking Fountains in the West Midlands

Cattle Troughs

Coventry

Coventry

Coventry

Pensnett

Sedgley

Penn

Aldersley

Sarehole Mill

More troughs in the West Midlands/Warwickshire area are listed on the Warwickshire page.

Are there any more Metropolitan Drinking Fountain and Cattle Trough Association cattle troughs in the West Midlands? If you know of any other cattle troughs in the West Midlands please send me details.

Lost and Missing cattle troughs

In January 1903 a 9ft 6in trough [1555] was erected in Lichfield Road, Aston Manor. Presented by J.H.Buxton Esq. Inscription J.H.Buxton 1903.

In 1875 a combined fountain, two cattle troughs and two dog troughs (design 16) [0940] were erected in Bradford Hall. Erected by Mrs. Rigland.

In September 1902 a trough [1544] was erected in Birmingham at the junction of Junction Great Barr Street and Watery Lane.

A 6ft 6in trough was erected somewhere in Hansworth.

In March 1902 a 6ft 6in trough [1524] was erected in Walsall. Part association & part RSPCA Walsall.

On 17 December 1937 a 6ft 6in trough [2760] was erected in Wolverhampton, Bilston Street Market.

There may have been a trough in Birmingham at the junction of Icknield Street & New Spring Street.

There may have been a trough in Birmingham outside the Greenway pub at the corner of Cattell Road & Coventry Road. This is almost certainly now at Sarehole Mill.

If you know what happened to any of these lost cattle troughs please send me details.

Drinking Fountains

Lightwoods Park

Are there any more Metropolitan Drinking Fountain and Cattle Trough Association drinking fountains in the West Midlands? If you know of any other drinking fountains in the West Midlands please send me details.

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