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Tallyho! It’s the Mecklenburg Hounds Club

The Mecklenburg Hounds Club grounds were on Tom Short Road off Providence Road-West. According to news reports the group was active in the 1970s and 1980s, hosting competitions, galas, charity functions and fox hunts. (The Hounds “hunted” for fun -- no foxes were harmed.) Take a look at this 1980 Observer story - then jump over to the slideshow!

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