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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 16:57 PM
Viewed 968 times
(7 times this month, 74 times this year)

Level crossing to nowhere - Evans Road, Lynbrook

Saturday 8 August 2015 16:55 PM
Viewed 1141 times
(6 times this month, 117 times this year)

Skewed pedestrian level crossing at Werribee Street in Werribee

Saturday 20 June 2015 13:28 PM
Viewed 823 times
(4 times this month, 73 times this year)

Suburban style level crossing identification sign

Friday 3 April 2015 11:06 AM
Viewed 815 times
(7 times this month, 64 times this year)

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

Monday 9 February 2015 17:44 PM
Viewed 817 times
(7 times this month, 75 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 988 times
(7 times this month, 71 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 1019 times
(6 times this month, 59 times this year)

Traffic waits at the McDonald Street level crossing in Mordialloc

Monday 19 January 2015 18:07 PM
Viewed 1216 times
(4 times this month, 112 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 936 times
(4 times this month, 75 times this year)

Current V/Line branded level crossing identification sign

Sunday 29 December 2013 17:20 PM
Viewed 897 times
(4 times this month, 60 times this year)

PTC-era level crossing identification sign

Sunday 29 December 2013 17:20 PM
Viewed 823 times
(5 times this month, 55 times this year)

Pacific National branded level crossing identification sign

Saturday 14 December 2013 17:06 PM
Viewed 929 times
(7 times this month, 66 times this year)

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

Saturday 31 August 2013 16:42 PM
Viewed 553 times
(2 times this month, 77 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 2905 times
(4 times this month, 114 times this year)

Improvised 'Wait Here' message at a pedestrian level crossing

Wednesday 17 October 2012 15:51 PM
Viewed 1160 times, 71 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 1182 times
(3 times this month, 55 times this year)

Pedestrian boom barriers at Westona station

Monday 8 October 2012 12:13 PM
Viewed 1046 times
(4 times this month, 85 times this year)

'Freight Australia' level crossing identification sign

Monday 8 October 2012 10:16 AM
Viewed 274 times
(4 times this month, 33 times this year)

Park Street gatekeepers cottage on the Upfield line

Sunday 16 September 2012 10:18 AM
Viewed 1548 times
(4 times this month, 154 times this year)

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

Sunday 16 September 2012 10:15 AM
Viewed 1061 times
(3 times this month, 73 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 1376 times
(4 times this month, 79 times this year)

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

Tuesday 6 March 2012 09:51 AM
Viewed 1355 times
(5 times this month, 83 times this year)

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

Tuesday 6 March 2012 09:51 AM
Viewed 2468 times
(4 times this month, 89 times this year)

Pedestrian boom barriers at the Scoresby Road level crossing at Bayswater

Saturday 18 February 2012 14:28 PM
Viewed 2338 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 106 times this year)

Viewed 5754 times (28 times this month, 399 times this year)