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

Pedestrian boom barriers at Westona station

Monday 8 October 2012 12:13 PM
Viewed 1072 times
(1 time this month, 111 times this year)

'Freight Australia' level crossing identification sign

Monday 8 October 2012 10:16 AM
Viewed 293 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 52 times this year)

Park Street gatekeepers cottage on the Upfield line

Sunday 16 September 2012 10:18 AM
Viewed 1588 times
(5 times this month, 194 times this year)

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

Sunday 16 September 2012 10:15 AM
Viewed 1088 times, 100 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 1409 times
(1 time this month, 112 times this year)

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

Tuesday 6 March 2012 09:51 AM
Viewed 1387 times
(1 time this month, 115 times this year)

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

Tuesday 6 March 2012 09:51 AM
Viewed 2530 times
(7 times this week, 16 times this month, 151 times this year)

Pedestrian boom barriers at the Scoresby Road level crossing at Bayswater

Saturday 18 February 2012 14:28 PM
Viewed 2414 times
(2 times this week, 13 times this month, 182 times this year)

Cars banked up at the Giffard Street level crossing in Williamstown

Wednesday 15 February 2012 16:04 PM
Viewed 1230 times
(1 time this month, 103 times this year)

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

Saturday 13 August 2011 09:39 AM
Viewed 2017 times
(1 time this month, 88 times this year)

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

Tuesday 10 May 2011 16:51 PM
Viewed 1511 times
(1 time this month, 91 times this year)

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

Tuesday 10 May 2011 16:51 PM
Viewed 1438 times
(5 times this month, 126 times this year)

Preserved gatekeepers hut at Albert Street, Brunswick

Monday 1 November 2010 14:02 PM
Viewed 1407 times
(3 times this month, 122 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 1542 times, 72 times this year)

Crossing gates down on Macaulay Road, Kensington

Saturday 5 December 2009 18:00 PM
Viewed 2641 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 89 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 1457 times
(2 times this month, 103 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
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(1 time this month, 92 times this year)

This unit made by Redflex Traffic Systems

Saturday 25 April 2009 16:20 PM
Viewed 1195 times
(1 time this month, 65 times this year)

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

Saturday 25 April 2009 16:19 PM
Viewed 1939 times
(1 time this month, 87 times this year)

Boom gate enforcement camera on Dock Link Road, Melbourne

Saturday 25 April 2009 16:18 PM
Viewed 2791 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 139 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 1475 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 77 times this year)

PTC Ballarat Workshops sticker on a wooden boom barrier

Saturday 14 March 2009 17:17 PM
Viewed 1260 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 83 times this year)

Viewed 5987 times (3 times this week, 1 time this month, 632 times this year)