PLATFORMS 1 - 2, DLR

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Overview

This is an island platform running north/south with platform1 lying east of platform 2. There’s tactile paving along each edge.

Signs indicated trains to Beckton, platform 1 and Bank or Tower Gateway from platform 2.

To Reach

These platforms can be reached via lift or steps from the Main Concourse.

Via the Steps

There are two sets of steps to these platforms, we'll call those nearer the gate line the north steps, whilst those from the east passage will be called the south steps.

Via the North Steps

You go up 3 x 14 steps, going south. There’s tactile paving at the top and bottom of these steps.

Via the South Steps

You go up 12 steps, going southeast, veer right south then go up 15 then 15 steps, going south to platform level. There’s tactile paving at the top and bottom of these steps.

From the North

  north steps from Main Concourse, in middle
canopy starts
2 seats
3 x 2 seats
billboard
gap with lift on north side, call button left (west) of door
4 seats
stairwell for south steps
2 billboards
alarm point
3 x 2 seats
3 x 3 seats
pillar
gap, south steps on north side
billboard
barrier at end

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CANNING TOWN STATION

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