Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Minature Stop Lights
Location: Withyham CP
Postcode: TN3 9PL
Distance: 34 miles 71 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: September 2020
Next assessment due: December 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 60
Trains per day: 54
2 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: 2 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jan-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Crossing protection arrangements:
Gates or Barriers
Miniature stop lights provided to warn of train approach
County Council: East Sussex County Council
County Council Electoral Division: Forest Row
District Council Ward: Frant/Withyham
European Region: South East
UK Parliament Constituency: Wealden
District Council: Wealden District Council
Civil Parish/community: Withyham
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.