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Huss's Lane footbridge is in Long Eaton, approx half way between Nottingham and Derby. The line that run beneath the footbridge is the Erewash valley main line which runs from Trent East Junction through Toton yards to Trowell and then on to Clay Cross.
Railway type and traffic
There are no scheduled passenger workings, but sometimes they are diverted this way. Usual motive power is 66s with the odd 60. DB Schenker, Freightliner GBrail freight are seen passing and the odd heritage engine from barrow hill as well.
Link to Real Time Trains
RTT Link Huss's Lane Footbridge This link should be close to the location, but may not be the actual location so please check the page. This link will take you to what is happening 'around now'. Dates and times can be changed at the top of the page.
The footbridge in about 7-10 mins walk from Long Eaton town centre. The area is very quite, but not a useful place after dark.
Park in either 'Tappers Harker' pub or by the Halfords next to the bridge.
20 mins walk from Long Eaton railway station or take the bus from there. Yourbus 29 drops you by the foot bridge (ask for stop next to Tappers Harker pub ) from Long Eaton town follow the road down past Tesco on left its about 7 mins walk then turn left at the Halfords.
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