Mississippi Great Southern

Since 1969, the Mississippi Great Southern Chapter of the National Railroad Historical Society has existed to give its members opportunities to grow in their interest in railroading. Whether it be gathering and preserving railroad historical data, photography, model building or just enjoying hearing the stories of the by-gone days of the railroad, there is something for everyone. Based in Hattiesburg, Mississippi the MGSC offers fellowship, education, a historical library and outings to help preserve this important part of Mississippi History. 

A Yahoo Group serves as a major source of communication between members of the Mississippi Great Southern Chapter of the National Railroad Historical Society. The chapter is also featured on the Mississippi Rails website. The chapter also publishes a quarterly newsletter, called "The SANDHOUSE," featuring historical articles on area railroading, as well as current news and members' stories and chapter activities.

Year Established: 
1969
Chapter Address: 
Mississippi Great Southern Chapter NRHS MS
Publication: 
The Roudhouse
President: 
Glenn Sanders
Vice President: 
Larry H Russell
Secretary: 
Raymond Wilson
Treasurer: 
Andy Tucker
Editor: 
David S. Price
Membership Chair: 
David S. Price
Chapter Number: 
108
Meeting Schedule: 
2nd Sat 1:00pm Monthly
Meeting Address: 
Mississippi Great Southern
1604 S 28th Ave
Hattiesburg, MS