THE PLATFORMS

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Overview

This is an island platform running approximately east/west with platform 1, westbound lying south of platform 2, eastbound. The lift is at the east (rear) end of platform 1.

The central reservation between the platforms contains two passages between the platforms towards each end and a raised section at the foot of the escalators to/from the intermediate level.

The Westbound, Platform 1, from the East

  recess to lift and emergency exit, lift to left, exit in front as you enter
4 seats
seating rail
2 billboards
way out to eastbound platform 2 and Waterloo East
fire hydrant
help point
entrance
Tube map
4 billboards
2 seating rails
fire alarm button
2 seating rails
Tube map
exit to platform 2 and Waterloo East
fire hydrant
help point
entrance from platform 2
2 seating rails
fire alarm button
2 seating rails
blank door, emergency exit
wall at end

Eastbound, Platform 2, from the East

  wall at end
seating rail
blank door, emergency exit
4 seats
exit
help point
fire equipment
entrance
Tube map
seating rail
blank door
seating rail
fire alarm button
seating rail
blank door
seating rail
6 billboards
Tube map
entrance from platform 1
help point
way out, wheelchair exit
2 seating rails
fire point
2 seating rails
blank door, emergency exit
wall at end

The Central Reservation

The central reservation is on two levels, the upper level being at the foot of the escalators to/from the intermediate level and the lower being platform level.

The west exit (the second gap from the end of platform 1, westbound) leads into the central reservation.

West Side, Going North

  details of westbound
help point
details of eastbound

East Side, Going South

  details of eastbound
help point
details of westbound

The east and west sections of the central reservation are at platform level with an entrance/exit to each platform in each section. the middle portion is up 14 steps from either direction.

The upper level

South Side, going West

  up escalator, to intermediate level
middle escalator, direction may vary
down escalator, from intermediate level

North Side, Going East

  2 billboards
help point
2 billboards

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SOUTHWARK STATION

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