Platform 2, WESTBOUND

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Overview

This is a separate platform along the south side of the station. The entrance, ticket office and bridge are about in the middle of the platform.

There is tactile paving along the edge of the platform.

To Reach

This platform can be reached via the ramp from Springfield Road, via the ticket office or from platform 1 via the bridge.

The foot of the ramp is a few metres north of the junction of Springfield Road (north/south) and Arnold Avenue, (southwest). You go up a steep slope leading west. There's a wire mesh fence with a hand rail to each side.

As you reach the top of the ramp, the door to the ticket office is in front of you. turn right then continue, beyond the wall on your left, onto platform 2. You're about in the middle of the platform.

From the West

  slope off end
wooden fence
post, 5 car stop
post
lower fence
post, 3 and 4 car stop
post
4 seats
post, CCTV
higher fence with gate, not for public use
wall of ticket office juts north
rail juts out
blank door
rail juts out
blank door, clock above
ticket machine, departure screen above
Metro box
windows of ticket office
double doors to/from ticket office
end of ticket office wall
path leading south

The Path

West Side

  east entrance to ticket office

East Side, Going South

  post, way out sign, in middle of path
ramp going down east

Continuing East

  bin
billboards
steps up east to bridge, against south wall
help point, on north side of foot of steps
pillars supporting steps and bridge

Note, you can walk underneath these steps, be careful!

Continuing East

  platform widens behind steps
metal rail along south
station sign
4 seats
4 seats
post
4 seats
post
railings jut in from right
narrow platform onto road bridge
slope off end

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BISHOPBRIGGS Station

© 2009, Terry Robinson