Fordham Level Crossing
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Latitude: 52.3034 / 52°18'12"N
Longitude: 0.3704 / 0°22'13"E
OS Eastings: 561714
OS Northings: 269898
OS Grid: TL617698
Mapcode National: GBR N93.JG5
Mapcode Global: VHJG9.CCNK
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- Name: Fordham
- Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Half Barriers
- Location: Fordham CP
- Postcode: CB7 5LP
- Route: Anglia
- ELR: SOB2
- Distance: 4 miles 64 chains
- Individual risk rating:
- Collective risk rating:
2 (Very High)
- Last assessment: November 2015
- Next assessment due: February 2017
- Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
- Line speed: 75 mph
- Trains per day: 83
- 6240 Vehicles
- 89 Pedestrians or Cyclists
- Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2015), - Nil incidents since.
- Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2015), - Nil incidents since.
- Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2015), - Nil incidents since.
- Key risk factors:
- Large Numbers of users
- Sun Glare
- Deliberate misuse or user error
- RD Visibility
- Frequent Trains
- Crossing Approach
- Current protection arrangements:
- Half barrier equipment
- Road traffic light signals
- Audible alarm
County Council: Cambridgeshire County Council
District Council: East Cambridgeshire District Council
European Region: Eastern
Civil Parish/community: Fordham
District Council Ward: Fordham Villages
County Council Electoral Division: Soham and Fordham Villages
UK Parliament Constituency: South East Cambridgeshire
- 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.