Elmswell Level Crossing
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Latitude: 52.238 / 52°14'16"N
Longitude: 0.9133 / 0°54'48"E
OS Eastings: 599021
OS Northings: 263973
OS Grid: TL990639
Mapcode National: GBR SHX.PQD
Mapcode Global: VHKDF.S06Q
- Name: Elmswell
- Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers (locally monitored by CCTV)
- Location: Elmswell CP
- Postcode: IP309HA
- Route: Anglia
- ELR: CCH0
- Distance: 37 miles 14 chains
- Individual risk rating:
- Collective risk rating:
- Last assessment: December 2020
- Next assessment due: March 2020
- Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
- Line speed: 75
- Trains per day: 124
- 4267 Vehicles
- 703 Pedestrians or Cyclists
- Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2015), - Nil incidents since.
- Near-miss history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2015), - Nil incidents since.
- Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Sep-2015), - Nil incidents since.
- Key risk factors:
- Crossing is Near a Station
- Large Numbers of Users
- Sun Glare
- Frequent Trains
- Current protection arrangements:
- Train signalling protection
- CCTV monitoring by Signaller
- Road traffic light signals
- Full barrier equipment
- Audible alarm
UK Parliament Constituency: Bury St Edmunds
European Region: Eastern
Civil Parish/community: Elmswell
District Council Ward: Elmswell and Norton
District Council: Mid Suffolk District Council
County Council: Suffolk County Council
County Council Electoral Division: Thedwastre North
- 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.