PLATFORM 5, CIRCLE LINE EASTBOUND

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Overview

This is the eastbound platform for the Circle and Hammersmith & City lines. The entrance/exit is at the front of the train from where steps lead up to the Metropolitan Line concourse, or you can walk through onto platforms 1 and 2. The west bridge at the rear of the train may offer an easier way to cross to platform 6.

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

To Reach

From the Metropolitan Line concourse, locate the second from the right (of four) sets of stairs and go down eight then 21 steps, going south. You are now in the middle of the passage from platform 2. The east wall contains the entrance to the gents toilet followed by 2 blank doors before you reach the platform near the east end the front of the train.

Platform 5, from the East

  barrier at end
passage to stairs for lower concourse and platform 2, 3 pillars across
blank recess
5 recesses with seats and billboards
slight slope down
blank recess
first passage to platform 1
blank wall
second passage to platform 1
fire equipment behind doors
2 blank recesses
5 seats in recesses with billboards
3 billboards
slight slope down
2 blank doors
2 passages to west bridge
blank door
no barrier at end

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BAKER STREET STATION

2008 Terry Robinson