BAKERLOO PLATFORMS 5 - 6

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Overview

These are separate platforms running north/south with platform 6, southbound lying east of platform 5, northbound. There is no tactile paving along the edge of either platform.

To Reach

These platforms are reached via steps from the Level -3 Passage which leads west from the Northern Line northbound platform 3. There are escalators to/from the Level -3 Passage and the West Passage of the Intermediate Level.

The Level -3 Passage, Going West

North Side

  billboards
help point, about half way along passage
billboards
passage leading north to Bakerloo Line southbound platform 6 and escalator to Intermediate Level
wall
steps down to Bakerloo Line northbound platform 5

South Side

  billboards
passage leads south to emergency stairs
billboards
recess to escalator from Intermediate Level
billboards

West End

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The Passage to Platform 6, Going North

West Side

  help point
steps down north

East Side

  escalator up to Intermediate Level
steps up from north

Platform 5, Northbound

You go down 20 steps, going north, keeping left, to platform level then turn right (east) onto the platform.

From the South

  wall retreats in two stages from end
fire point
2 x 4 seats
help point
billboard
4 seats
billboard
exit
entrance
2 billboards
billboards
help point
2 x 3 seats
fire point
billboards
2 x 4 seats
billboard
help point
wall juts out
2 x 4 seats
billboard
wall juts out again at end

Platform 6, Southbound

You go down 19 steps, going north, keeping left, to platform level, then turn left (west) onto the platform.

From the South

  wall retreats from end
billboards
fire point
help point
fire point
2 x 4 seats
billboards
entrance
exit
billboard
help point
billboard
billboard
2 x 4 seats
3 billboards
fire point
billboard
2 x 4 seats
billboard
2 x 4 seats
help point
billboards
wall juts out at end

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