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General Order 95


Appendix E


Clearance of Poles, Towers and Structures from Railroad Tracks


Where poles, towers or other line structures are set in proximity to railroad tracks, the minimum side clearance from the face of a pole, tower or structure to the center line of the tangent railroad track shall be 8 feet 6 inches.


This side clearance may be decreased or shall be increased in accordance with this Commission’s General Order 26–D , Sections 3.7, 3.16, 3.20, 8.1, 9.2, 9.3 and 9.4. For tracks used exclusively for Light–rail Transit operations, the side clearances may be further decreased in accordance with this Commission’s General Order 143A , Section 9.06.


Clearance requirements above railroads are shown in General Order No. 95 , in Rules 37 , Table 1 , 54.4–B , 56.4–B , 57.4–B , 58.5–B2 , 74.4–B , 77.4–A , 84.4–B , 86.4–B , 87.4–B and 113.5 .


Note:    Revised January 19, 1994 by Resolution SU–25.


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