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Level crossings

Level crossings lights, boom barriers and gates from around Melbourne and the rest of Victoria

Level crossing to nowhere - Evans Road, Lynbrook

8 August 2015 17:02 PM
Viewed 797 times
(4 times this month, 108 times this year)

Level crossing to nowhere - Evans Road, Lynbrook

8 August 2015 16:57 PM
Viewed 499 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 59 times this year)

Level crossing to nowhere - Evans Road, Lynbrook

8 August 2015 16:55 PM
Viewed 588 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 76 times this year)

Skewed pedestrian level crossing at Werribee Street in Werribee

20 June 2015 13:28 PM
Viewed 457 times
(3 times this month, 73 times this year)

Suburban style level crossing identification sign

3 April 2015 11:06 AM
Viewed 484 times
(1 time this month, 63 times this year)

Late 2000-era red and green 'V/Line' level crossing identification sign

9 February 2015 17:44 PM
Viewed 430 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 67 times this year)

Push buttons to release the magnetically latched emergency gate at the Main Road level crossing in St Albans

Installed in a vain attempt to stop people walking around the closed level crossing gates and into the path of trains

7 February 2015 08:40 AM
Viewed 509 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 72 times this year)

Magnetically latched emergency gate at the Main Road level crossing in St Albans

Installed in a vain attempt to stop people walking around the closed level crossing gates and into the path of trains

7 February 2015 08:40 AM
Viewed 518 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 83 times this year)

Traffic waits at the McDonald Street level crossing in Mordialloc

19 January 2015 18:07 PM
Viewed 631 times
(3 times this month, 58 times this year)

Pacific National branded level crossing identification sign

Dating back to before 2007, when Pacific National still held the infrastructure lease over the entire Victoria country rail network

8 November 2014 10:18 AM
Viewed 523 times
(1 time this week, 65 times this year)

Current V/Line branded level crossing identification sign

29 December 2013 17:20 PM
Viewed 532 times, 75 times this year)

PTC-era level crossing identification sign

29 December 2013 17:20 PM
Viewed 501 times, 54 times this year)

Pacific National branded level crossing identification sign

14 December 2013 17:06 PM
Viewed 585 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 71 times this year)

Federal Government 'Boom Gates for Rail Crossings' sign at an upgraded pedestrian crossing

31 August 2013 16:42 PM
Viewed 185 times
(6 times this month, 61 times this year)

Tram and train level crossing sign on the approach to Poplar Road at Royal Park

Note the old-fashioned styled W class tram and steam train logos!

26 January 2013 09:32 AM
Viewed 1833 times
(14 times this month, 241 times this year)

Improvised 'Wait Here' message at a pedestrian level crossing

17 October 2012 15:51 PM
Viewed 772 times
(6 times this month, 63 times this year)

Pedestrian gates to an island platform: in the open position for the track that is not occupied, despite the law says crossing here is illegal

Victorian Rail Industry Operators Group standards say the pedestrian gates have to operate independently, but the law you need to wait because the adjacent road crossing is blocked:
http://www.theage.com.au/victoria/safety-rule-at-railway-crossing-a-step-too-far-for-one-commuter-20120816-24bbm.html

8 October 2012 12:30 PM
Viewed 812 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 74 times this year)

Pedestrian boom barriers at Westona station

8 October 2012 12:13 PM
Viewed 663 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 72 times this year)

Park Street gatekeepers cottage on the Upfield line

16 September 2012 10:18 AM
Viewed 951 times
(1 time this week, 17 times this month, 105 times this year)

Lever frame at the former Park Street gates on the Upfield line

16 September 2012 10:15 AM
Viewed 694 times
(4 times this month, 72 times this year)

Approaching the New Street hand gates on the up

Closed to road traffic a few years ago, pedestrian access is still possible, with the gatekeeper needing to open and close the wicket gates

19 May 2012 14:20 PM
Viewed 851 times
(4 times this week, 24 times this month, 119 times this year)

Former Nicholson Street level crossing for the Inner Circle, rails still in place

6 March 2012 09:51 AM
Viewed 886 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 81 times this year)

Former Nicholson Street level crossing for the Inner Circle, rails still in place

6 March 2012 09:51 AM
Viewed 1785 times
(6 times this month, 168 times this year)

Pedestrian boom barriers at the Scoresby Road level crossing at Bayswater

18 February 2012 14:28 PM
Viewed 1728 times
(18 times this month, 194 times this year)

Viewed 3756 times (3 times this week, 17 times this month, 362 times this year)