Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Tawstock CP
Distance: 207 miles 6 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: March 2020
Next assessment due: June 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 60
Trains per day: 28
Infrequent vehicular use
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Crossing is Near a Station
Crossing protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
County Council Electoral Division: Chulmleigh and Swimbridge
County Council: Devon County Council
District Council Ward: Landkey, Swimbridge and Taw
UK Parliament Constituency: North Devon
District Council: North Devon Council
European Region: South West
Civil Parish/community: Tawstock
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.