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The Natives Are Getting Restless

It would appear that Network Rail have stirred up a hornet’s nest in Suffolk over the tricky subject of level crossings.

Over the last couple of days, three letters have appeared in The Times either supporting or opposing the closures. 286 more words

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Pirron Yallock: Truck - train collision, crossing upgrade by end of year

A passenger train derailed with injuries to 19 as a result of a collision with a truck on a the Phalps Road level crossing in Pirron Yallock, near Colac, Victoria. 61 more words

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Durham, NC: USD27 million grade separation complete

State transportation officials gathered in Durham on July 12th, 2016 to celebrate the completion of a construction project designed to enhance rail safety and efficiency. 324 more words

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UK: Best performance in two decades

The number of people dying in level crossing accidents on Britain’s national rail network (Network Rail infrastructure) is at its lowest recorded level for nearly 20 years, according to the latest annual railway safety statistics released by RSSB ton July 13th, 2016. 351 more words

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An Illustration Of East Anglia's Rail Problems

This article in Rail Magazine is entitled More capacity for Anglia with second locomotive hauled set.

It describes how Abellio Greater Anglia is hiring in two… 254 more words

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Fumikiri: Japanese railroad crossings

In Japanese, the word for a level crossing or grade crossing is 踏切, fumikiri (ふみきり), which can also be interpreted as “railroad crossing”. Here are a few of my favorites: 55 more words

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