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billy

adult male goat.
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GLAMPING: Leave your tent at home and stay in a pod at Eskdale, above, one of the caravans at La Rosa, near Whitby, left, or escape to Billycan Camping, right
FOXCHAPEL King is strongly fancied to land tomorrow's Powers Gold Label Irish Grand National for 'Mouse' Morris, who rode Billycan to victory in the 1977 renewal of Ireland's most valuable steeplechase.
His mum would tell Jimmy of friendly tramps in the Stockton area who would tell tales to the children in return for parents filling their billycans with tea - hence The Storytellers.
Billycans [had] to be turned upside down and [placed] downwards on a peg.
At times there'd be a long queue of people with those enamel billycans all eager for sausage and peas.
During the day, if we were on holidays from school, we'd climb the mulberry tree in the yard and fill billycans with the fruit, then take it into the kitchen, where Sissy would turn it into mulberry pies.
Then you're in for a big surprise if you think a tenting holiday is still all about campfires and billycans.
The picture shows a queue of children lining up with their enamelled jugs and billycans for a helping of soup ladled out from a galvanised metal tub.
IF you thought camping was all about muddy fields, leaking tents and eating out of billycans, then think again.