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Newark North Gate

Collected date 06/08/11

Newark Northgate sign

Newark Northgate is the station in Newark on the East Coast main line, and although some services run from here via a curve onto the local line between Nottingham and Lincoln, for many purposes it's necessary to walk across town to nearby Newark Castle.

The front of the station building:

Newark Northgate front

A long view of the station front, from the south:

Newark Northgate front,
long view

The southern end of the station frontage is just a fence and the other side of platform 1's canopy:

Newark Northgate southern end

The station building backs on to platform 1, passing through the modern end of the footbridge seen on the left in this shot looking north from the footbridge itself:

Newark Northgate from
footbridge looking north

The northern end of the station building on platform 1:

Newark Northgate platform 1
northern end

On platform 1, looking south towards the footbridge with platform 2 on the left:

Newark Northgate platform 1
looking south

The southern end of platform 1 has a wooden canopy:

Newark Northgate platform 1

Under the canopy on platform 1:

Newark Northgate
platform 1 under canopy

The canopy on platform 1 seen from platform 2:

Newark Northgate platform 1
seen from platform 2

The end of the canopy on platform 1:

Newark Northgate platform 1

Detail of one of the spandrels:

Newark Northgate spandrel

Looking north along platform 1 wiith platform 2 on the right:

Newark Northgate platforms 1
and 2 looking north

The canopy is held up by brightly painted bars:

Newark Northgate platform 1

Over the footbridge, the island platforms 2 and 3 just have cabins for buildings. Looking north along platform 2:

Newark Northgate platform 2
looking north

Looking south along platform 3, from where services towards Lincoln depart:

Newark Northgate platform 3

Looking north along the line from the end of platform 3:

Newark Northgate looking north