Hanwood Level Crossing
Great Hanwood, Shropshire
Hanwood Level Crossing Location Map
Latitude: 52.6812 / 52°40'52"N
Longitude: -2.829 / 2°49'44"W
OS Eastings: 344053
OS Northings: 309603
OS Grid: SJ440096
Mapcode National: GBR BF.427G
Mapcode Global: WH8BS.JV2W
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Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Great Hanwood CP
Postcode: SY5 8RB
Distance: 4 miles 9 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: September 2020
Next assessment due: December 2020
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 75
Trains per day: 24
50 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Feb-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Large Numbers of Users Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Current protection arrangements:
Signage Gates or stiles Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
Civil Parish/community: Great Hanwood
Unitary Authority Electoral Division (UTE): Longden
UK Parliament Constituency: Shrewsbury and Atcham
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.