Route History

19.11.88
WW61+
7T+
8T
5MRL
    1T/97A    

WALTHAMSTOW CENTRAL - YARDLEY LANE ESTATE
New Route replacing withdrawn section of Route 212

17.06.89
WW61+
4T
4T
2T

WALTHAMSTOW CENTRAL STN - Yardley Lane - LEE VALLEY CAMP SITE (Summer months only)
Summer Sundays extended from Yardley Lane to Lee Valley Camp Site

14.09.91
NP71+
4dd
4dd
2dd

3 year contract awarded to Ensign Citibus which was renamed Capital Citibus from 23.11.91

119

119 Yardley Lane

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21.03.98
NP71+
4dd
4dd
--
 
H
--
--
2dd

Sunday allocation moved to Hackney Wick (H)

215 MAP
MAP TAKEN FROM 1996 LEAFLET
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26.02.00
NP71+
4ON
4ON
2ON

Contract renewed
This pattern continued but after the summer season of 2003 the extension to Lee Valley Camp Site was withdrawn.

fc167

167 Yardley Lane

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30.04.05
NP
4TNL
4TNL
3TNL

WALTHAMSTOW CENTRAL STN - - LEE VALLEY CAMP SITE (Summer months only)
Service resumed to Lee Valley - the whole service running instead of just hourly as per 2003 service.

TNL33093

TNL33093 Chingford Mount

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06.03.10
T1+
4SC
4SC
3SC

Contract awarded to East London (T)

15142

Scania 15142 waits to leave Walthamstow Central

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07.03.15
T1+
4SC
4SC
3SC

Contract extended for two years

Operating Garages

WW Walthamstow
Crew changeover outside garage

NP Northumberland Park
Driver changeover point was at Chingford Mount - drivers used ferry vans from there to the garage.

T Leyton
Crew changeover at Walthamstow Central


Current times for Route 215 live 215 stands Tender Specs Route 215 fares

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2017
Date of edit   Wednesday, 18.10.17