THE INTERMEDIATE LEVEL

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Overview

A bridge, running north/south, gives access to both platforms. The entrances are on the east side, whilst the exits are on the west.

To Reach

Turn left from the east entrance, or continue forward from the Marylebone Road entrance, to the wall, then turn left (east). Go down 19 steps, going east, there's a fire extinguisher on the wall facing the foot of the stairs. Turn left (180 degrees, west) and go down a slight slope onto the bridge.

For the Westbound, Platform 1

Turn left (180 degrees, east), go down 16 steps, going east, turn left (north and go down six steps, going north onto the platform. You're beside the rear half of the train.

For the Eastbound, Platform 2

Turn right (north), continue for a few metres then go down 12 steps going north. Turn right (east), go down six steps, going east, turn right )south) and go down five steps onto the platform. You're about in the middle of the train.

To Leave

From Platform 1

You should leave by the passage nearer the front of the train. Go up six steps, going south, turn left (east) and go up 16 steps, going east to the bridge. Turn left (180 degrees, west) and continue, up a slight slope, before turning left again (180 degrees, east). Go up 19 steps, going east, to concourse level then turn left (north) into the concourse, there's a fire extinguisher on the wall facing the foot of the stairs.

>From Platform 2

You should leave via the passage nearer the rear of the train. Go up five steps, going north, turn right (east) and go up six steps, going east before turning right again (south). Go up 12 steps, going south onto the bridge. Follow the right-hand (west) wall and turn right (you may notice the slight slope). Continue (west) up the slope and turn left (180 degrees, east) at the top. Go up 19 steps, going east before turning left (north) into the concourse.

The Bridge

There's a help point on the left-hand (west) side as you move towards platform 2.

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