Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet CP
Distance: 17 miles 76 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: January 2020
Next assessment due: April 2020
Types of trains: Passenger
Line speed: 45
Trains per day: 36
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: Nil incidents 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:
Low Sighting Time
Crossing is Near a Station
Current protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
European Region: Eastern
District Council Ward: Lothingland
County Council Electoral Division: Oulton
Civil Parish/community: Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet
County Council: Suffolk County Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Waveney
District Council: Waveney District 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.