On our walk round Whitlingham Broad yesterday we spotted a narrowboat on New Cut (which bypasses a loop of the River Yare), tied up just above Thorpe Railway Bridge.
A train conveniently crossed the bridge as I prepared to take the photo. The railway connects Norwich with Sheringham, Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft.
Calamity Jane looks to have a nice mooring. I'm sure you'd get used to the trains rattling over the bridge every so often.
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