Crossing Timbers
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Switch and crossing timbers are found in railway systems in areas where extra strength and length are needed, usually beneath rail ponts and rail crossings.

Crossing timbers are usually made from hardwoods such as Jarrah or Ekki , due to the strength and durability of the hardwood. In general crossing timbers are wider and longer than traditional railway sleepers. The standard width of a crossing timber is 12" and they can be supplied in any length to suit your exact needs.


Our crossing timbers are available for delivery throughout the UK at extremely competitive prices. For more information please contact Ryder Services on 01683 221082 or alternatively email us at

Rail Crossing Timbers