A flavour of the Yorkshire Dales at Chelsea Flower Show There will be a taste of the Yorkshire Dales at the Chelsea Flower Show this year on a stand which celebrates some of the most enduring features of the rural way of life.Stone drinking troughs and mill stones, now in demand by gardeners as distinctive […]
BRING a touch of rural life into your garden to enjoy all year round. Authentic stone drinking troughs make ideal planters, tough and resilient in winter months, but kind to plants in summer by retaining moisture. Rachel Adams of Original Stone Troughs specialises in authentic troughs of all shapes and sizes hewn from granite, […]
SET IN STONE Although rather awkward to wrap and put under the Christmas tree, an old stone drinking trough – weathered and smoothed over many years by livestock rubbing against it – would make a wonderful planter or pond for a gardening friend. Rachel Adams of Stone Troughs sources the containers, plus millstones and […]
Two sisters, both having strong connections with the equestrian world, but in very different ways, will be joining forces at the Burghley Horse Trials in September. Rachel Adams of Original Stone Troughs will be in the spotlight as the result of an invitation to create a special display in the Members’ Enclosure featuring an authentic […]
Stone drinking troughs, often long abandoned in the depths of the countryside, are becoming much sought after – so much so that CLA member Rachel Adams who lives in the Yorkshire Dales has been able to turn an unusual hobby into a growing business. She has become the leading specialist in the UK, usually offering […]
Original Stone Troughs
Suppliers of antique stone troughs, millstones, bird baths, cider presses and other garden features - We are based 10 minutes from Harrogate in North Yorkshire.