bpkey CSD BrassPounder Newsletter bpkey

The BrassPounder is the official newsletter for the Carolina Southern Division. It is currently published monthly and serves as the principal public record for Division activities. The name comes from the nickname given to railroad telegraph operators who '"pounded the brass" to send messages across the wires before radios came into universal use.

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Articles are welcome on any railroad topic, model or prototype. Your editor is available to assist in preparing the materials.

Next Issue: October 2019
Submission Date: September 27, 2019
Editor:  Ed Gumphrey
            911 Pleasant Drive, Shelby, NC 28152
            757-353-8355
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