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The Isle of Wight Light Railway Order 1991

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Level crossings

7.  –

(1) The Company may in the construction of the railway carry the same across and on the level of the footpaths and bridleways mentioned in column 1 of Schedule 2 to this Order and situated in the local authority areas, and at the locations, mentioned respectively in columns 2 and 3 of that Schedule.

(2) The railway may be carried over the footpaths mentioned in the second entry in Schedule 2 to this Order with a double line of rails and over the footpath and bridleways mentioned in the other entries in that Schedule with a single line of rails.

(3) Notwithstanding anything in the Ryde and Newport Railway Act 1872(1) or in any enactment incorporated therewith and except as hereinafter provided:–

(a)the Company shall not be required to erect or maintain a station or lodge at any of the said level crossings or be subject to any regulations with regard to the speed of trains thereover except as provided in this Order;

(b)the Company shall provide at each of the said level crossings and shall maintain and operate the signs and other devices and appliances specified in Schedule 3 to this Order.

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