Bay Platforms

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Stirling Railway Station, Scotland - Services
... which previously spent considerable time in one of the bay platforms at Stirling with engines idling, but now, in this otherwise wasted time, proceed to Alloa and return ... The station has nine platforms, though they are ordered 2 to 10 ... The site of Platform 1 is now occupied by a car park the platforms were not renumbered ...
Ulm Central Station - Structure - Platforms and Platform Tracks
... The station has seven platform tracks on four platforms and five bay platforms, with track 1 next to the station building ... Two bay platforms, 5a in the north and 5b in the south, are on the middle platform, which is bordered by tracks 4 and 6 ... Bay platforms 25, 26, 27, 28, and 29 were originally part of the Bayerischer Bahnhof (Bavaria station), located to the south of the entrance building and west of the bus station ...
Preston Railway Station - Usage and Services
... There are currently six through and two bay platforms in use at Preston, with two more available for emergency use ... All lines are electrified, allowing any train to use any platform ... In more recent years, most platforms are now used for bi-directional travel ...
Preston Railway Station - History - Station Development
... The station’s first expansion came in 1850 when the new East Lancashire line used new platforms staffed and managed by the East Lancashire Railway, with their own entrance ... reopening in July 1880, with seven through platforms and four bay platforms ... A striking feature of the new station was its long and wide central island platform, 1,225 feet (373 m) long and 110 feet (34 m) wide ...
Bay Platform - Overview
... Bay and island platforms are so named because they resemble the geographic features of the same name ... Examples of stations with bay platforms include Carlisle railway station Nottingham railway station (pictured), which has a bay platform inset into one of its platform islands and the San ... Chicago's CTA O'Hare Airport Station features a bay platform with one track on the bay and a track on each side of the platform ...

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