The shed is on the south side of the line west of Nottingham Midland Station. The yard is visible from the line.

Turn left outside Nottingham Midland Station along Carring- ton Street. Turn right almost immediately along Queens Bridge Road. Turn right along Waterway Street West and left at the end into Wilford Road. Turn right a few yards further on into Middle Furlong Road. The shed entrance is a gate on the right-hand side (past the shed buildings). Walking time 15 minutes.
The shed is on the east side of the line north of Kirkby-in-Ashfield East Station. The yard is visible from the line.

Turn left along Station Road at the south end of the station. turn left into Low Moor Road North and the shed entrance is on the left-hand side. Walking time 10 minutes.
The shed is between the G.N. Leen Valley Branch (closed to passenger traflic) and the main G.C. Nottingham—Staveley line, about 2½ miles north of Hucknall. At this point the Nottingham——Mansfield (M.R.), Leen Valley (G.N.) and Nottingham——Staveley (G.C.) lines are running parallel, and are close together. The actual position of the shed is 53.04.20.N; 01.12.50.W.

Follow the line north from Newstead Station for about 200 yards and then turn right past Newstead Colliery yard. Cross the level crossing by a closed station and bear right. The shed entrance is on the left-hand side a few yards further on. Walking time 5 minutes.

Trent bus service No. 61 operates from Nottingham (Mount Street) to Manslield (Stockwell Gate) and passes Newstead Village (a few minutes walk from the shed).