Ham Shades Level Crossing
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Latitude: 51.3586 / 51°21'30"N
Longitude: 1.0466 / 1°2'47"E
OS Eastings: 612205
OS Northings: 166571
OS Grid: TR122665
Mapcode National: GBR TX2.MG6
Mapcode Global: VHLG7.334V
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- Name: Ham Shades
- Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing
- Location: Canterbury District (B)
- Postcode: CT5 1NZ
- Route: Kent
- ELR: VIR
- Distance: 59 miles 48 chains
- Individual risk rating:
- Collective risk rating:
- Last assessment: February 2015
- Next assessment due: May 2017
- Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
- Line speed: 85 mph (up)
70 mph (down)
- Trains per day: 94
- 10 Pedestrians or Cyclists
- Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - Nil incidents since.
- Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - Nil incidents since.
- Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - Nil incidents since.
- Key risk factors:
- Current protection arrangements:
- Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (07:00 to 23:00)
UK Parliament Constituency: Canterbury
District Council: Canterbury City Council
County Council: Kent County Council
European Region: South East
District Council Ward: Tankerton
County Council Electoral Division: Whitstable
- 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.