PLATFORM 2, WESTBOUND

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Overview

This is a separate platform along the south side of the station serving trains towards Gourock and Wemyss Bay. Thereís tactile paving along the edge of the platform.

South of the west section of the platform is a gravel area, then the walkway towards Highholm Avenue then another gravel area with planters before the wall along the south side of the station.

To Reach

This platform can be reach via steps from the bridge or the walkway from the west end. This walkway runs between gravel areas to the south of the platform before the paved area just west of the bridge.

We noted that the steps from the bridge are near the rear of three car trains.

From the West

Features are in the north set of gravel unless stated otherwise.

  gate across end, before steps to track level
lamp post, Port Glasgow
lamp post, CCTV
stanchion
post, on platform with driverís monitor 6 car stop
lamp post
lamp post, CCTV
lamp post
stanchion, on platform
lamp post, CCTV
gravel ends in wide paved area
post in middle, driverís monitor, 4 and 3 car stop
drainage channel along platform, features now in gravel between paved area and wall
lamp post
planter
canopy with three pillars along middle of platform
help point, just east of start of canopy
billboards on wall
3 seats
post in middle
second pillar
stanchion in middle
steps up east to bridge
third pillar, left of steps
blank door under steps
mesh fence on right
posts inside fence
gate in fence, not for public use
gate with path up to Hoods Well, 1843, post in middle
fence resumes posts now outside fence
gates in fence, not for public use
gate with post outside
stanchion on platform
gate across end, steps to rail level beyond.

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PORT GLASGOW STATION

© 2011, Terry Robinson