THE NORTHERN LINE (CHARING CROSS BRANCH), PLATFORMS 1 - 2

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Overview

This is an island platform running west from steps from the intermediate level with platform 2, southbound, lying south of platform 1, northbound.

The intended traffic flow requires you to go down the left-hand (south) steps onto platform 2, move onto platform 1 then leave via the steps from platform 1 to the intermediate level.

There is tactile paving along the edge of these platforms.

To Reach

From the foot of the escalator from the underground concourse, take the first turning left into the passage, which goes northwest then turns left (west).

Go down 14 then 13 steps, going west, to the island platform. There's tactile flooring at the top and bottom of these steps and they're divided into two sections by a central rail.

Go slightly left (south) onto the southbound, platform 2, to Morden you are near the rear of the train.

Turn right at the foot of the stairs for the northbound, platform 1, to Edgware, you are near the front of the train.

To Leave the Platforms

Go up the flight of steps going east from the end of platform 1. Go up 20 steps, turn right, (southeast) and go up seven steps, going southeast to the intermediate level. There's tactile flooring at the top and bottom of these steps and they're divided into two sections by a central rail.

Continue, past a help point on your left and the downward escalators from the Underground concourse to your right. The passage veers right (south) before you tirn right (west) towards the upward escalators.

Platform 2, Southbound, from the East

  steps from intermediate level at end
rail along platform to rear of train
gap to platform 1 just off foot of steps
billboard
help point
2 seats
billboard
fire equipment
billboard
2 seats
help point
billboard
2 seats
2 billboards
passage to platform 1
help point
fire equipment
3 billboards
wall juts out
barrier at end

Platform 1, Northbound, from the East

  steps to intermediate level
2 billboards
wall juts out
barrier on right to front of train
2 billboards
help point
passage from platform 2
fire equipment
3 billboards
2 seats
billboard
help point
2 seats
billboard
Tube map
2 billboards
2 seats
fire equipment
billboard
help point
billboard
passage to platform 2
wall juts out
barrier at end

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