Blankney Level Crossing
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Latitude: 53.1386 / 53°8'18"N
Longitude: -0.3903 / 0°23'24"W
OS Eastings: 507780
OS Northings: 361371
OS Grid: TF077613
Mapcode National: GBR GQD.B4M
Mapcode Global: WHGJM.ZCBQ
- Name: Blankney
- Crossing Type: Public Highway Manned Barriers CCTV Monitored
- Location: Metheringham CP
- Postcode: LN4 3HE
- Route: London North East
- ELR: SPD2
- Distance: 72 miles 78 chains
- Individual risk rating:
- Collective risk rating:
- Last assessment: February 2014
- Next assessment due: May 2017
- Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
- Line speed: 75 mph
- Trains per day: 41
- 3780 Vehicles
- 27 Pedestrians or Cyclists
- Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2014), - 1 incident since.
- Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2014), - 1 incident since.
- Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2014), - Nil incidents since.
- Key risk factors:
- RD Visibility
- Crossing Approach
- Current protection arrangements:
- Train signalling protection
- CCTV monitoring by Signaller
- Full barrier equipment
- Road traffic light signals
- Audible alarm
County Council Electoral Division: Billinghay and Metheringham
European Region: East Midlands
County Council: Lincolnshire County Council
Civil Parish/community: Metheringham
District Council Ward: Metheringham
District Council: North Kesteven District Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Sleaford and North Hykeham
- Individual Risk Rating is the risk to invidual users of the crossing.
It is presented as a single letter, with A being the highest risk and M being the lowest.
- Collective Risk Rating is the overall risk of any incident involving any person or vehicle on the crossing,
including train staff and passengers as well as users of the crossing. It is presented as a number, with 1 being the highest risk and 13 being
the lowest. This is the most important rating when prioritising safety measures at level crossings.