Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Half Barriers
Location: Ashford Bowdler CP
Postcode: SY8 4DJ
Distance: 30 miles 49 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: January 2021
Next assessment due: April 2023
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 90
Trains per day: 95
7 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2012), - 1 incident since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2012), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2012), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Crossing protection arrangements:
Road traffic light signals
Half barrier equipment
Civil Parish/community: Ashford Bowdler
UK Parliament Constituency: Ludlow
Unitary Authority Electoral Division (UTE): Ludlow South
Unitary Authority: Shropshire Council
European Region: West Midlands
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.