The Platform

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Overview

This is a single platform east of the track. there's an entrance near each end and a shelter in the middle.

There's a wire mesh fence along the east side of the platform. The lamp posts, RNIB beacons etc. are beyond the fence, whilst the electricity stanchions are just on the platform.

There's tactile paving along the edge of the platform.

To Reach

From Gilberstoun

Follow the path, which turns right then left onto the platform, near the south end - near the front of the train towards Newcraighall.

From Brunstane Road South

Follow the path, past bike stands to your right, continue down three flights of steps and continue forward onto the platform. You're near the north end of the platform, towards the rear of the Newcraighall train.

The Platform, from the North

  slope off end
RNIB REACT beacon
5 and 6 car stop
billboard
post, Brunstane
3 and 4 car stop
sand bin
gap in fence to the north exit
fence resumes
RNIB REACT beacon
stanchion
post, Brunstane
4 seats
2 car stop
departure screen
railings retreat
shelter, door facing onto platform, handle on right (south) seating rails on east side, ticket machine on north
help point, just south of shelter
fence resumes
billboards
sand bin
billboards
stanchion
information boards
4 seats
post, Brunstane, outside fence
RNIB REACT beacon
gap to south exit
fence resumes
sand bin
stanchion
slope off end

Note that the bridge across the track is overhead at this point.

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BRUNSTANE Station

© 2009, Terry Robinson