Wheal Busy Level Crossing
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Latitude: 50.2572 / 50°15'25"N
Longitude: -5.1922 / 5°11'31"W
OS Eastings: 172558
OS Northings: 44567
OS Grid: SW725445
Mapcode National: GBR Z5.ZTFM
Mapcode Global: FRA 080B.WJP
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- Name: Wheal Busy
- Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing
- Location: Chacewater CP
- Postcode: TR165BL
- Route: Western
- ELR: MLN
- Distance: 307 miles 29 chains
- Individual risk rating:
- Collective risk rating:
- Last assessment: March 2015
- Next assessment due: June 2017
- Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
- Line speed: 70 mph
- Trains per day: 43
- 10 Pedestrians or Cyclists
- Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2015), - Nil incidents since.
- Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2015), - Nil incidents since.
- Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Mar-2015), - Nil incidents since.
- Key risk factors:
- Deliberate misuse or user error
- Current protection arrangements:
- Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (07:00 to 23:00)
Civil Parish/community: Chacewater
Unitary Authority Electoral Division (UTE): Chacewater, Kenwyn and Baldhu
Unitary Authority: Cornwall Council
European Region: South West
UK Parliament Constituency: Truro and Falmouth
- 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.