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A couple of miles south of Loughborough on the Great Central Railway.
Railway type and traffic
Mostly preserved steam but with a growing number of heritage diesel operations.See the Great Central Railway
for more information.
Footpath under line leading from quiet cul-de-sac to open fields.
At the entrance to Quorn and Woodhouse station take Chaveney Road and then turn right into Buddon Lane. From the end of Buddon Lane follow the footpath, under the bridge, to the location.Click here to set up your location for directions to this location GCR, Quorn map co-ordinates
Some room at end of lane to park car but can be muddy at times.
There are pubs serving food in Quorn village centre.
Sun Compass using Suncalc by brought to you by Vladimir Agafonkin
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GCR, Quorn general view map
GCR, Quorn close up map
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Location is to the west of the line so light best for afternoon shots. Good angles for northbound trains and going away shots for southbound workings. Broadsides also possible.
General views - All photographs © Ian Bowskill unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking south east
Fig 2 - Looking south east
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