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This Page is about the re-numbered platform 2 in 2017 at Peterborough railway station now platfom 2.
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Platform 2 in 2017
 
 
DB class 90029
 
DB class 90029 into platform 2 on the 28th of August 2017 at the rear of a London train.
 
LNER A3 Flying Scotsman 60103
 
LNER A3 Flying Scotsman 60103 in platform 2 on the 24th April 2017 with a steam movment.
 
Great Northern class 365502
 
Great Northern class 365502 in platform 2 on the 23rd of November 2017
 
 Virgin East Coast DVT 82203
 
Virgin East Coast DVT 82203 in platform 2 with a London Train on the 23rd of March 2017
 
Great Northern class 365510
 
Great Northern class 365510 in platform 2 on the 6th of December 2017
 
This Page is about the re-numbered Platform 3 which is now called platform 2. This platform has been made longer at the south end and now has lifts and new waiting rooms and is now part of a new island platform with  a new platform 3 on the up fast line
 
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Some of the platforms numbers changed in 2014
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
Page updated 21/9/2018
 
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