Platform 2, EASTBOUND

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Overview

This is a separate platform along the north side of the station serving eastbound trains towards Lanark, Larkhall and Motherwell. There is no tactile paving along the edge of the platform. Features are beside the wall or off the platform, unless stated otherwise.

The ticket office is about in the middle of the platform, west of the steps to the bridge.

To Reach

There is level access from Station Road via the ticket office or directly onto the platform. There is also level access via the walkway from the municipal car park. There is stairs access from platform 1 via the bridge.

From the West

  slope off end
about 20 metres of unused platform
bushes on left
lamp post
post, CCTV, just on platform
lamp post
lamp post, CCTV
post, CCTV
lamp post
wall
3 seats, billboards above
area map
3 seats
billboards
post, CCTV
lamp post
departure screen
gap to Station Road, taxi rank to left (west)
building starts, billboards on west side
help point
rail juts out
door to ticket office
rail juts out with push button for door
windows
wall with billboards
bin
blank door
paper rack
billboards
Platform 2 sign
tactile before foot of steps to bridge,
grit bin, under steps
2 x 2 pillars for bridge, note you can walk underneath these steps
post, CCTV
bike lockers
stanchion
bushes
post, sign to Duke Street car park
post, CCTV
lamp post
box
post, driver's monitor, 3 and 6 car stop
stanchion
walkway leads east to car park, from left half of platform
right half of platform continues about ten metres to slope off end, under road bridge.

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