THE TICKET HALL

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Overview

This is a large, rectangular space at Level -2 which is divided into four sections:

The Area Outside the Gates at the West Exit

This is a rectangular space with the escalators and lift towards Jubilee Plaza on the west side, the west gate line along the east and the respective exits on the north and south sides.

East Side

  gate line

South Side, Going West

  5 ticket sales windows, Tensa barrier in front, enter from the west, turn right (180 degrees, west) and pass the windows on your left
blank door
8 ticket machines
South Exit to Jubilee Park Offices and Shopping Mall, route to Heron Quays DLR Station
blank door
help point, at start of passage beside escalators

West Side, Going North

  emergency exit, at end of short passage
2 downward escalators
middle escalator (not working at the time of our survey)
2 upward escalators
passage leading west to lift to street level, emergency exit to right (north of lift)

North Side, Going East

  blank door
help point, opposite bottom of escalators
gents toilet (locked at the time of our survey)
unisex, accessible toilet (requires RADAR key or borrow from staff)
4 pay phones
North Exit, signed to Canada Square, Offices and Shopping Mall, route to Canary Wharf DLR Station
Nationwide and Link cash machine
2 HSBC cash machines
Timpsonís Shoe Repair
blank door
billboards

The Area Inside the Gates at the Top of Escalators 1 to 3

This is a large area which includes the lift to/from the platforms beside escalators 1, with escalators 2 and 3 to the east of this. There's a significant walkway to either side of these escalators which are about in the middle (north/south) of this space. We understand that escalators 1 and 2 become entrance only at peak evening times.

North Side, Going East

  Station Supervisorís Office
billboards
help point, opposite lift from platforms, escalators 1 beyond
wall on left, gap leading right
escalators 2 on right
blank doors

East Side, Going South

  Wide Aisle gate (exit)
2 automatic entrances
2 automatic exits
assistance box
escalators 3
automatic entrances

South Side, Going West

  billboards
2 blank doors
help point, opposite gap between escalators 1 and 2
2 blank doors
wall

West Side, Going North

  assistance window
Wide Aisle gate (entrance)
12 automatic entrances
11 automatic exits
luggage gate
Wide Aisle gate (exit)

The Area Outside the Gates at the East Exit

This is a rectangular space with a gate line on the east and west sides. Escalators lead up west towards the Upper Bank and Montgomery Street exits from about in the middle of this space, whilst a short passage leads north towards the escalators and lift to the Canada Square, Churchill and Montgomery Square exits.

North Side, Going East

  2 pay phones
help point
wall retreats

West Side

  blank

North Side

  blank

East Side, Going South

  lift to shopping mall and Montgomery Square
up escalator to shopping mall
down escalator

East Side, Going South

  Wide Aisle gate (entrance)
7 automatic entrances
barrier
7 automatic exits
Wide Aisle gate (exit)
barrier

South Side, Going West

  2 ticket sales and assistance windows
blank door
5 ticket machines
billboards

West Side, Going North

  automatic entrances
escalators to Upper Bank Street and Montgomery Street exits
gate line

The Area Inside the Gates at the Top of Escalators 4

This is a rectangular space with the gate line along the west side and the escalators about in the middle (north/south). We found another escalator towards the east side of this space, which was not in use at the time of our survey.

North Side, Going East

  blank doors
escalators 4 to right
closed escalator in middle

East Side, Going South

  emergency exit
2 x 4 seats

South Side, Going West

  wall
help point, opposite top of escalators 4

West Side

  gate line

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CANARY WHARF STATION

© 2012, Terry Robinson