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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

Saturday 8 August 2015 17:02 PM
Viewed 1287 times
(4 times this week, 163 times this year)

Level crossing to nowhere - Evans Road, Lynbrook

Saturday 8 August 2015 16:57 PM
Viewed 856 times
(2 times this week, 110 times this year)

Level crossing to nowhere - Evans Road, Lynbrook

Saturday 8 August 2015 16:55 PM
Viewed 976 times
(2 times this week, 137 times this year)

Skewed pedestrian level crossing at Werribee Street in Werribee

Saturday 20 June 2015 13:28 PM
Viewed 705 times
(3 times this week, 7 times this month, 96 times this year)

Suburban style level crossing identification sign

Friday 3 April 2015 11:06 AM
Viewed 722 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 82 times this year)

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

Monday 9 February 2015 17:44 PM
Viewed 706 times
(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 96 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

Saturday 7 February 2015 08:40 AM
Viewed 877 times
(2 times this week, 9 times this month, 121 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

Saturday 7 February 2015 08:40 AM
Viewed 909 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 126 times this year)

Traffic waits at the McDonald Street level crossing in Mordialloc

Monday 19 January 2015 18:07 PM
Viewed 1013 times
(3 times this week, 15 times this month, 153 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

Saturday 8 November 2014 10:18 AM
Viewed 794 times
(3 times this week, 15 times this month, 106 times this year)

Current V/Line branded level crossing identification sign

Sunday 29 December 2013 17:20 PM
Viewed 783 times
(4 times this week, 9 times this month, 96 times this year)

PTC-era level crossing identification sign

Sunday 29 December 2013 17:20 PM
Viewed 735 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 85 times this year)

Pacific National branded level crossing identification sign

Saturday 14 December 2013 17:06 PM
Viewed 829 times
(1 time this week, 90 times this year)

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

Saturday 31 August 2013 16:42 PM
Viewed 441 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 104 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!

Saturday 26 January 2013 09:32 AM
Viewed 2721 times
(8 times this week, 12 times this month, 282 times this year)

Improvised 'Wait Here' message at a pedestrian level crossing

Wednesday 17 October 2012 15:51 PM
Viewed 1045 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 92 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

Monday 8 October 2012 12:30 PM
Viewed 1089 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 103 times this year)

Pedestrian boom barriers at Westona station

Monday 8 October 2012 12:13 PM
Viewed 921 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 100 times this year)

'Freight Australia' level crossing identification sign

Monday 8 October 2012 10:16 AM
Viewed 183 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 74 times this year)

Park Street gatekeepers cottage on the Upfield line

Sunday 16 September 2012 10:18 AM
Viewed 1328 times
(5 times this week, 11 times this month, 161 times this year)

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

Sunday 16 September 2012 10:15 AM
Viewed 950 times
(3 times this month, 99 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

Saturday 19 May 2012 14:20 PM
Viewed 1237 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 191 times this year)

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

Tuesday 6 March 2012 09:51 AM
Viewed 1214 times
(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 114 times this year)

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

Tuesday 6 March 2012 09:51 AM
Viewed 2261 times
(3 times this week, 10 times this month, 157 times this year)

Viewed 5215 times (9 times this week, 551 times this year)