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(See former post) Hi everyone, I’m back, I have more info as well as more pictures and even a video. I’m still not done with my research, I’d like to know if any of these signals are still around today, in a museum or otherwise. Any other pictures you know of would also be appreciated!
bikkuri bahn posted a topic in Japan Rail: Pictures & VideosInteresting video, location is the Shimayacho Crossing, near Ajikawaguchi Station on JR West Yumesaki Line. Numerous shots of the various types of commercial trucks that can be seen. This YouTube user has other railway crossing videos of locations in the Kansai area.
bikkuri bahn posted a topic in Japan Rail: News & General DiscussionLast month the MLIT released a list of 58 railway road crossings which were top candidates for improvement (or elimination via grade separation). Keio Railway led the list with 25 railway crossings that posed safety risks and/or congestion choke points. Second on the list was JR Kyushu, with 6 locations. Third was JR Tokai, with 5 locations. The remaining railways had three or less candidate locations. It must be noted that the Keio Railway crossings in question will be eliminated with the completion of the (currently under construction) elevation of the Keio Main Line between Sasazuka and