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Lionsmeet 2013
at the Newport Model Engineering Site

NMES were the kind hosts of this years Lionsmeet. Lionsmeet is the yearly get together of Members of OLCO to run their steam powered Lion locomotives and generally have a chat about all things Lion.

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The competition

Harrye's Lion on the day


Harrye Frowen and Dave McCarthy both members of OLCO  are also members of the Cardiff Model Engineering Society and the OLCO members were invited to run on their track on the Sunday following Lionsmeet. This video shows some of that visit.


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Cardiff Model Engineering Society Site
CMES ladies kindly put on a spread to welcome the OLCO member

CMES Web Site