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

Pedestrian boom barriers at the Scoresby Road level crossing at Bayswater

Saturday 18 February 2012 14:28 PM
Viewed 2192 times
(6 times this week, 10 times this month, 131 times this year)

Cars banked up at the Giffard Street level crossing in Williamstown

Wednesday 15 February 2012 16:04 PM
Viewed 1079 times
(5 times this week, 8 times this month, 142 times this year)

Driving east over the Toorak Road level crossing on the Glen Waverley line

Saturday 13 August 2011 09:39 AM
Viewed 1881 times
(4 times this week, 11 times this month, 141 times this year)

'Flat' LED level crossing warning lights, by United Group Infrastructure

Tuesday 10 May 2011 16:51 PM
Viewed 1382 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 113 times this year)

'Flat' LED level crossing warning lights, by United Group Infrastructure

Tuesday 10 May 2011 16:51 PM
Viewed 1260 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 128 times this year)

Preserved gatekeepers hut at Albert Street, Brunswick

Monday 1 November 2010 14:02 PM
Viewed 1252 times
(4 times this week, 11 times this month, 162 times this year)

Warning sign along the Western Highway, warning of the lack of clearance between intersections and the adjacent level crossings

Sunday 4 July 2010 13:15 PM
Viewed 1109 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 115 times this year)

Extra warning signage near Maryborough

Informing drivers of long vehicles of the limited clearance between the level crossing and the adjacent road intersection, to ensure that they do not foul the tracks

Sunday 14 February 2010 11:35 AM
Viewed 1427 times
(7 times this week, 13 times this month, 142 times this year)

Crossing gates down on Macaulay Road, Kensington

Saturday 5 December 2009 18:00 PM
Viewed 2476 times
(3 times this week, 18 times this month, 214 times this year)

Push button releases for the pedestrian gate at Anderson Street, Yarraville

An electromagnetic latch is used to keep the gate closed, the push buttons are shielded so people can't give them the 'reach around'

Saturday 5 December 2009 15:17 PM
Viewed 1287 times
(4 times this week, 14 times this month, 245 times this year)

Extra signage at a Ballarat line occupation crossing (ignore the X'Trapolis!)

It reads...
NOTICE
BEFORE TRANSFERRING LIVESTOCK OR HEAVY MACHINERY
1. OBTAIN PERMISSION FROM TRAIN CONTROL ON 03 9619 1077
2. QUOTE REF NO AO 74041
3. WHEN CROSSING IS CLEAR ADVISE TRAIN CONTROL

Saturday 29 August 2009 10:56 AM
Viewed 1161 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 110 times this year)

This unit made by Redflex Traffic Systems

Saturday 25 April 2009 16:20 PM
Viewed 1078 times
(3 times this week, 7 times this month, 101 times this year)

Innards of the camera - one Nikon DSLR and a video camera

Saturday 25 April 2009 16:19 PM
Viewed 1808 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 116 times this year)

Boom gate enforcement camera on Dock Link Road, Melbourne

Saturday 25 April 2009 16:18 PM
Viewed 2586 times
(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 205 times this year)

Trial low-cost level crossing warning device (LCLCWD) installed in 2003 at Johns Road, Creswick

Using inductive loops to detect trains, the equipment has since decommissioned

Friday 10 April 2009 16:04 PM
Viewed 1365 times
(5 times this month, 91 times this year)

PTC Ballarat Workshops sticker on a wooden boom barrier

Saturday 14 March 2009 17:17 PM
Viewed 1140 times
(3 times this week, 8 times this month, 120 times this year)

Pedestrian crossing emergency gate

At North Shore station

Sunday 22 February 2009 14:30 PM
Viewed 1173 times
(3 times this week, 7 times this month, 126 times this year)

Healthy State Indicator atop a level crossing signal

Saturday 10 January 2009 08:36 AM
Viewed 1834 times
(3 times this week, 34 times this month, 191 times this year)

They make the gate higher so you can't give the latch the 'reach around', but they forgot to add the latch itself...

Friday 2 January 2009 16:10 PM
Viewed 1207 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 97 times this year)

Looking down the line towards the Clayton Road level crossing at Clayton

Wednesday 22 October 2008 15:42 PM
Viewed 716 times
(4 times this week, 3 times this month, 126 times this year)

Westinghouse LED lamp unit on a boom barrier

Thursday 16 October 2008 12:35 PM
Viewed 1339 times
(5 times this week, 15 times this month, 173 times this year)

Unprotected level crossing

Thursday 19 June 2008 14:36 PM
Viewed 1305 times
(3 times this week, 12 times this month, 151 times this year)

Rumble stripes themselves on the approach to an unprotected level crossing

Thursday 19 June 2008 14:35 PM
Viewed 1448 times
(3 times this week, 11 times this month, 124 times this year)

Rumble strip warning sign on the approach to an unprotected level crossing

Thursday 19 June 2008 14:35 PM
Viewed 1863 times
(3 times this week, 11 times this month, 154 times this year)

Viewed 5227 times (7 times this week, 12 times this month, 563 times this year)