Purton 129 Level Crossing
Purton 129 Level Crossing Location Map
Latitude: 51.598 / 51°35'52"N
Longitude: -1.8801 / 1°52'48"W
OS Eastings: 408403
OS Northings: 188802
OS Grid: SU084888
Mapcode National: GBR 3SD.RH8
Mapcode Global: VHB3C.C3F9
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Name: Purton 129
Crossing Type: Public Footpath Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Purton CP
Postcode: SN5 4HE
Distance: 82 miles 9 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: January 2020
Next assessment due: April 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 100
Trains per day: 39
2 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time Sun Glare Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Crossing protection arrangements:
Signage Gates or stiles Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
UK Parliament Constituency: North Wiltshire
Civil Parish/community: Purton
Unitary Authority Electoral Division (UTE): Purton
European Region: South West
Unitary Authority: Wiltshire Council
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.