Syward Level Crossing
Syward Level Crossing Location Map
Syward Level Crossing Streetview
Maps are by Google and Open Streetmap. Streetview is by Google. See credits and copyright
for more detail.
Latitude: 50.7102 / 50°42'36"N
Longitude: -2.4185 / 2°25'6"W
OS Eastings: 370545
OS Northings: 90143
OS Grid: SY705901
Mapcode National: GBR PZ.BT43
Mapcode Global: FRA 57T6.HLZ
We don't yet have any user-contributed photos of Syward Level Crossing.
Add a photo
- Name: Syward
- Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing
- Location: Dorchester CP
- Postcode: DT1 1PG
- Route: Wessex
- ELR: BML2
- Distance: 135 miles 2 chains
- Individual risk rating:
- Collective risk rating:
- Last assessment: June 2014
- Next assessment due: August 2016
- Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
- Line speed: 70 mph
- Trains per day: 68
- 18 Pedestrians or Cyclists
- Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2014), - Nil incidents since.
- Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2014), - Nil incidents since.
- Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jun-2014), - 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)
Civil Parish/community: Dorchester
County Council Electoral Division: Dorchester
District Council Ward: Dorchester East
County Council: Dorset County Council
European Region: South West
UK Parliament Constituency: West Dorset
District Council: West Dorset 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.