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    Posted: August 14 2020 at 2:51pm
gday all new member from far north Queensland Australia. Have been using this forum for its great info on the 303 so decided to finally sign up.
Only have 3 303's in safe (2x 1890's long Lee's  cut back to Aussie range pattern and a 41 Lithgow no1mk 3*) but love the history attached to these old rifles. Anyway thanks for having me and looking forward to learning alot more Smile
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Fnq gday mate originallly from tVille have family in burketown cairnsmareeba  area as well . Most family in NSW and am currently in Boston USA . I have about 15 lithgows I have from 1913 -1918  and a couple from 1940-42.
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Welcome from British Columbia, Canada!
Castles made of sand slip into the sea.....eventually
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thanks for the welcome guys
Smerdon I'm about ten minutes or two cans North of Mareeba on a little eighty acre block raising horses and a small meat mob of cattleSmile trying to post a couple of photos but the internet access out here isn't great so will try again when I head to town laterThumbs Up


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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote smerdon42 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 15 2020 at 7:36pm
FNQ all my family is from Mareeba if you run into any smerdons up there they are defo my relos.grand father is buried up there . Spent many a xmas in mareeba atherton area 
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote A square 10 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: August 15 2020 at 7:37pm
welcome , always glad to see folks join our merry band , we have much info to impart to those that ask , but as a long term lurker you already know that , you most likely have noted we are a jovial band here as well as international in our joviality , you will have fun here and enjoy the company , glad you are aboard , 

i never think of the southern hemisphere as "far north" but then i get it that in your continent you might be , ive often said i was "far north" but that is in my country , there are many members here farther 'north' than i am , ive enjoyed learning of those that are not here - this site offers a lot of insight into what each has to offer , i now know more of canada than ive ever known - looking to learn more than i currently know of your country as well - jump in and dont be shy 
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Welcome from Alberta, Canada!
The Lee Enfield is to the Canadian north what the Winchester repeater was to the American west.   Cal Bablitz
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Welcome to the forum!  Another one of us from North Carolina...  however I say “ya’ll” and he doesn’t....  LOL

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thank you all or should I say Ya'll for the welcome its great to see such a wide variety of locales represented
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Welcome to the forum, Pauljaxs, from South Carolina, USA

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