Crossing Type: Private User worked Crossing with Telephone
Location: Owston CP
Postcode: DN6 0PF
Route: London North East
Distance: 67 miles 10 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: July 2019
Next assessment due: October 2021
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 60
Trains per day: 42
Infrequent vehicular use
Infrequent Pedestrian use
Misuse history: 2 incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Nov-2015), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Low Sighting Time
Crossing protection arrangements:
Telephones provided for vehicle users
Gates or Barriers
Metropolitan District: Doncaster Borough Council
UK Parliament Constituency: Doncaster North
Metropolitan District Ward: Norton & Askern
Civil Parish/community: Owston
European Region: Yorkshire and the Humber
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.