Chichester Metro station

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English: Chichester 54°59′11″N 1°25′55″W / 54.9865°N 1.432°W / 54.9865; -1.432 is a station on the Yellow Line of the Tyne and Wear Metro, serving the Chichester area of South Shields.
Opened New
or converted
Number of platforms Track alignment Tyne & Wear metropolitan borough
24 March 1984 New 2 N-S South Tyneside
Layout
Two side platforms in a cutting, with the station building built over the southern half
Platform no.
and position
Direction
of travel M
Previous
stop
Route Next
stop
Platform 1
West
Northbound Tyne Dock Yellow Line to South Shields (stop 41 of 42) South Shields
Platform 2
East
Southbound South Shields Yellow Line to St James (stop 02 of 42) Tyne Dock
Notes
* M - these are compass headings, which in this station's case do not correspond to the directions diagrammatically indicated on the official Metro route map - Northbound is Eastbound & Southbound is Westbound on the Metro map
Station buildings
A rectangular station hall in the original style (black/white), 90' by 60'
Access
Ground level access via an opening in the southern side of the station building, from the roads Beaufront Terrace and Laygate on the east and west sides respectively; then internal access to platform levels
Protection from the elements
Station building underside
Interchanges
bus