Swatlands Level Crossing
Paddock Wood, Kent
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Latitude: 51.1867 / 51°11'12"N
Longitude: 0.3977 / 0°23'51"E
OS Eastings: 567660
OS Northings: 145785
OS Grid: TQ676457
Mapcode National: GBR NQP.KCS
Mapcode Global: VHJMQ.VF3M
- Name: Swatlands
- Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Half Barriers
- Location: Paddock Wood CP
- Postcode: TN126PD
- Route: Kent
- ELR: PWS1
- Distance: 35 miles 29 chains
- Individual risk rating:
- Collective risk rating:
- Last assessment: March 2014
- Next assessment due: June 2016
- Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
- Line speed: 50 mph
- Trains per day: 48
- 594 Vehicles
- 27 Pedestrians or Cyclists
- Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2014), - Nil incidents since.
- Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2014), - Nil incidents since.
- Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2014), - Nil incidents since.
- Key risk factors:
- No key risk drivers identified
- Current protection arrangements:
- Half barrier equipment
- Road traffic light signals
- Audible alarm
County Council: Kent County Council
Civil Parish/community: Paddock Wood
District Council Ward: Paddock Wood East
European Region: South East
UK Parliament Constituency: Tunbridge Wells
District Council: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County Council Electoral Division: Tunbridge Wells Rural
- 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.