Crossing Type: Used By Rail Staff Station footpath or Barrow Crossing with Whistleboards
Location: Swineshead CP
Route: London North East
Distance: 130 miles 22 chains
Individual risk rating:
Collective risk rating:
Last assessment: January 2020
Next assessment due: April 2022
Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
Line speed: 60
Trains per day: 31
81 Pedestrians or Cyclists
Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Accident history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Jul-2014), - Nil incidents since.
Key risk factors:
Crossing is Near a Station
Large Numbers of Users
Deliberate Misuse or User Error
Crossing protection arrangements:
Whistle boards provided on the rail approaches - train horn audible warning given (06:00 to 23:59)
UK Parliament Constituency: Boston and Skegness
District Council: Boston Borough Council
County Council Electoral Division: Boston Rural
European Region: East Midlands
County Council: Lincolnshire County Council
Civil Parish/community: Swineshead
District Council Ward: Swineshead and Holland Fen
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.