Crossing Type: Public Highway Manually Controlled Barriers
Location: Ascott-under-Wychwood CP
Postcode: OX7 6AJ
Distance: 80 miles 35 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: September 2020
Next assessment due: December 2023
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 35
135 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 1 incident 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:
Crossing is Near a Station
Crossing protection arrangements:
Train signalling protection
Controlled by Signaller
Road traffic light signals
Full barrier equipment
District Council Ward: Ascott and Shipton
Civil Parish/community: Ascott-under-Wychwood
County Council Electoral Division: Charlbury and Wychwood
County Council: Oxfordshire County Council
European Region: South East
District Council: West Oxfordshire District Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Witney
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.