Shortwood Common Level Crossing
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Latitude: 51.433 / 51°25'58"N
Longitude: -0.4923 / 0°29'32"W
OS Eastings: 504900
OS Northings: 171521
OS Grid: TQ049715
Mapcode National: GBR 1C.DJW
Mapcode Global: VHFTQ.F72T
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- Name: Shortwood Common
- Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing
- Location: Spelthorne District (B)
- Postcode: TW184HP
- Route: Wessex
- ELR: RDG1
- Distance: 18 miles 45 chains
- Individual risk rating:
- Collective risk rating:
- Last assessment: October 2015
- Next assessment due: January 2018
- Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
- Line speed: 70 mph
- Trains per day: 176
- 44 Pedestrians or Cyclists
- Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2015), - Nil incidents since.
- Near-miss history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2015), - Nil incidents since.
- Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Oct-2015), - Nil incidents since.
- Key risk factors:
- Sun Glare
- Frequent Trains
- Large Numbers of users
- Current protection arrangements:
- Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (07:00 to 23:00)
European Region: South East
UK Parliament Constituency: Spelthorne
District Council: Spelthorne Borough Council
District Council Ward: Staines
County Council Electoral Division: Staines South and Ashford West
County Council: Surrey County Council
- 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.