Tunbridge Wells

LocationNorth side of Eridge Road just East of the intersection with Broadwater Lane.
Side inscriptionGEORGE AND ANNIS BILLS AUSTRALIA
Side inscription
Front inscription
End inscriptionMETROPOLITAN
DRINKING FOUNTAIN
AND
CATTLE TROUGH
ASSOCIATION
70 VICTORIA ST SW1
MDFCTA number2449
Type and sizeTrough 1c 6ft 6in granolithic (special cattle trough without standards)
Original locationKent. Tunbridge Wells, Eridge Road
Date erected5 April 1930
CommentsThe gift of the association from a donation by the executors of George and Annis Bills Australia. This trough is one of six Bills troughs erected in England and Ireland. It is also one of a few that contain the inscription "METROPOLITAN DRINKING FOUNTAIN AND CATTLE TROUGH ASSOCIATION" instead of the more usual "METROPOLITAN DRINKING FOUNTAIN & CATTLE TROUGH ASSOCIATION". For a full list of troughs with an "AND rather than a "&" click here.