The municipality of Coulounieix-Chamiers, located on the outskirts of Périgueux (Dordogne’s Prefecture in France), is intimately linked to the world of railways .
Fifty members participate in various activities of Mériller-Vapeur 24 Club, whose premises are located in the old municipal workshops, rue du Colonel Rossel.
This club includes several activities:
– Maintenance and beautification of the Mériller roundabout, on the road to Bordeaux, where is exposed a steam locomotive type 150 A 65 « the Decapoda ».
– Recovery and classification of archival materials in order to keep remnants of the railway endeavor in the region.
– Model making section that deals with the construction of a fixed railway network in the club house, and a removable network and some dioramas presented in club exhibitions.
Chaired by Roger MAROUBY, the club offers various activities on Wednesday afternoons and Saturday mornings.
If you visit us, a friendly welcome will provide to you all the informations you want to get.
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