Rectangular antique Blue Stone trough
Rectangular antique Blue Stone trough : This antique stone feed trough was used on a traditional Northern France farm. Cut from a single block of blue-stone from Northern France or Belgium, it features nicely weathered hand-tool marks. Ideal for re-use as a feed or water trough, it features 2 x 1/4 round corners. Alternatively it could be used as a garden water feature, or planter. It would fit well against a wall. Some clients adapt troughs such as this as sinks or wash-basins in boot rooms, rustic bathrooms or greenhouses. It is centuries-old and Truly Reclaimed, no newer than 19th century.
Dimensions approx :
- Overall length : 73cm (29 inches)
- Width : 41cm (16 inches)
- Height : 25cm (10 inches)
- Inside length : 63cm (25 inches)
- Inside width : 30cm (12 inches)
- Depth : 22cm (8.5 inches)
On display in the salvage yard at BCA’s new premises at Pont L’Evêque just south of Deauville, in Normandy.