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This Page is about the re-numbered platform 2 in 2017 at Peterborough railway station now platfom 1. Peterborough

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Platform 1 in 2016
 
Great Northern class 321420
 
Great Northern class 321420 in platform 1 at Peterborough on the 13th of August 2016.
 
 
Great Northern class 365538
 
Great Northern class 365538 in platform 1 at Peterborough on the 13th of August 2016.
 
 
Virgin East Coast class 91112
 
Virgin East Coast class 91112 in platform 1 at Peterborough on the 13th of August 2016.
 
 
Virgin East Coast HST power car 43208
 
 
Virgin East Coast HST power car 43208  'Lincolnshire Echo' in platform 1 at Peterborough on the 4th June 2016.
 
The old Platform 2 at Peterborough station has been  renumbered as platform 1. The old Platform 1 was the up bay platform and its track has been removed, so as they could renumber the old platform 2, platform 1.
The new platform 1 will be then used for the new 12 coach Great Northern servies to South London and Gatwick Airport which started in 2018 as well as the up trains to London Kings Cross.
 
 
 
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Some of the platforms numbers changed in 2014
This Page is about the new (re-numbered) Platform 1 which was part of this upgrade at Peterborough railway station.
 
At long last Peterborough railway station has some, New platforms. These were needed for when it all goes pear shape, there are just not enough platforms to go round. Even with all going well trains often had to wait for a platform on the river Nene railway bridge.
On Tuesday 13th December 2011 Network Rail announced a 43 million pound upgrade of Peterborough railway station starting in April 2012 and to be completed by December 2013. ( There was still ongoing work  in Feruary 214 and it was to be April 2014 be for it was all done)
This work has now increased the numer of platforms to 7 and includes new lifts to each platform. There were no lifts to any platform at Peterborough be for.
      The New Layout at Peterborough station has seen: The old bay (platform1) removed. Platform 2 renumber as platform 1 and made longer. Platform 3 renumbered as platform 2 and also made longer. The all New Platform 3 is next to the up fast line, built on waste land. Platform 4 and 5 remain as they were, but hve been made a little longer. Platform 6 and 7 are an all new Island platform.  A new goods avioding line has also been built along side platform 7.
Most platforms are signaled both ways with new signals on someof the platforms.
Map of the old layout at Peterborough on the left and the the New layout  on the right.     Yellow for new Platforms
 
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