Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
24.02.90
EW131+
6M
7M
--


EDGWARE STN (journeys) - BURNT OAK BROADWAY - Grahame Park - Colindale - Kingsbury - Preston Road - Wembley - SUDBURY TOWN STN ( Mon-Sat )
NEW ROUTE : Replaced withdrawn section of Route 226

10.11.90
EW131+
7M
7M
--

EDGWARE STN - SUDBURY TOWN STN ( Mon-Sat )
Full service extended from Burnt Oak to Edgware instead of just garage journeys.

24.02.92
EW831+
10DR
8DR
5DR

EDGWARE STN - SUDBURY TOWN STN ( Mon-Sat )
Converted to single deck operation and introduced on Sundays. Sunday market hours diverted via Wembley Arena.

04.12.93
NW81+
10DR
10DR
5DR


Allocation transferred to North Wembley (NW)

DR91

DR91 seen on the stand at Edgware as evidenced by the 142 behind

This image available on the
Single Deck download

26.04.97
NW81+
10DL
10DL
5DL

Converted to Plaxton Dart SLF operation.
The Sunday diversion via Wembley Market reversed in that the buses towards Sudbury will run via Wembley Hill Road - Empire Way - Wembley Park Drive and the buses towards Edgware in the opposite direction around this loop.

DL2

DL2 turning into Edgware Station slip road

This image is available on the Metroline download

27.04.02
NW71+
14VPL
10VPL
10VPL

Contract renewed with Metroline - gradual conversion to double deck low floor operation - Wembley Market bifurcation on Sundays withdrawn.

31.08.02
EW171+
14VPL
14VPL
8VPL

Allocation moved to Edgware (EW)

VP208

VPL208 Burnt Oak

This image is available on the Metroline download

 

28.04.07
EW171+
14TE
16TE
8TE
logo Contact renewal - new buses.
TE727

TE727 is seen turning into Wembley High Road

This image is available on the Metroline download

 

28.04.12
EW171+
15TE
16TE
9TE

Contract renewal

map
Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
29.04.17
EW171+
15TE
16TE
9TE

Contract renewal

Operating Garages

EW Edgware
Changeover point at garage

NW North Wembley
Changeover point at Preston Road/East Lane

Current times for Route 204 live 204 stands Tender Specs Route 1 fares

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2017
Date of edit   Friday, 14.04.17