Table 2-12: Warning Devices at Public Highway-Rail Grade Crossings: 2000

Table 2-12: Warning Devices at Public Highway-Rail Grade Crossings: 2000

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  New Hampshire United States
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 403 100.0 155,370 100.0
Cross bucks 110 27.3 71,468 46.0
Gates 35 8.7 34,296 22.1
Flashing lights 125 31.0 27,100 17.4
Stop signs 39 9.7 11,630 7.5
Unknown 2 0.5 5,253 3.4
Special warning 80 19.9 3,723 2.4
HWTS, WW, bells 10 2.5 1,417 0.9
Other 2 0.5 483 0.3

KEY: HWTS = highway traffic signals, WW = wigwags.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Railway Administration, Office of Railway Safety, Railroad Safety Statistics Annual Report 2000, Washington, DC: 2001, table 9-4, available at http://safetydata.fra.dot.gov/officeofsafety as of Nov. 21, 2001.