West Medford (and grade crossing) perceived inefficiencies

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Re: West Medford (and grade crossing) perceived inefficienci

Postby Arlington » Fri Sep 28, 2018 2:39 pm

Thanks to the mods for allowing the question about the crossing and its reflectivity to stand.

2) Are there visibility standards for the crossing-inserts?


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Already answered:
1) No fence on Clearance Route
3) Rules for stations like W.Med in NORAC 121 (p46 & 47)
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Re: West Medford (and grade crossing) perceived inefficienci

Postby BostonUrbEx » Fri Sep 28, 2018 6:23 pm

Arlington wrote:No fence on Clearance Route


There are fences at Wedgemere, Winchester, and Mishawum. However, measuring the space between tracks to the best of my ability on Google Maps, West Medford has less than 7ft (~6.5?) between the two tracks' inside rails, whereas the other three stations seem to have more than 7ft (~7.5?). Wyoming Hill has a similar track spacing but has a fence, but is not on a clearance route.
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