Route History

256 fares

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
24.09.88
NS1+
4MR
4MR
3MR

HORNCHURCH St George's Hospital - Hornchurch - Emerson Park Stn - Ardleigh Green - Harold Wood Station - HAROLD HILL Gooshays Drive then am peak clockwise loop via Hilldene Avenue - Straight Road - Noak Hill Road - North Hill Drive HAROLD HILL Gooshays Drive pm peak anti clockwise loop via Noak Hill

29.09.90
GY
5midi
4midi
2midi

Contract reassigned to County Bus operating from Grays (GY)

2291

Thameside 2291 Hornchurch stand

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03.10.94
GY
5midi
4midi
2midi

HORNCHURCH St George's Hospital,- - HAROLD HILL Gooshays Drive then Mon-Fri mid-day clockwise loop via Hilldene Avenue - Straight Road - Noak Hill Road - North Hill Drive HAROLD HILL Gooshays Drive
Loop working at Noak Hill now runs mid-day instead of just peaks

1995 map
Extracted from 1995 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
28.09.96
GY
7DP
6DP
3DP

HORNCHURCH St George's Hospital - Gooshays Drive - Hilldene Avenue - Straight Road - Noak Hill Road - NOAK HILL Tees Drive
Loop working at Noak Hill withdrawn but extended daily from Harold hill to Noak Hill

3426

DP326 Dennis dart 10.0m at Hornchurch

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22.08.04
GY41+
10Cadet
10Cadet
4Cadet

New emergency timetable introduced with reduced frequency due to the loss of stand at Suttons Lane and o.o.s extension to Elm Park - Rosewood Avenue.

30.09.06
GY41+
10Cadet
10Cadet
4Cadet
logo Contract renewal with
Arriva Southend
4502

4502 DAF Wrightbus Cadet 10.2m at Hornchurch Town Centre

 

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19.04.08
GY41+
10Cadet
10Cadet
4Cadet

The stand at St George's Hospital restored thus frequencies increased

01.10.11
GY41+
10Cadet
10Cadet
4Cadet

Contract extended for two years

ATS 6114

6114 seen in Hornchurch working GY46 thus standing in for a single decker

London Bus Routes by Adam

13.04.13
GY41+
10Cadet
10Cadet
4Cadet
SDO Journey
NS
1dd
--
--

One double decker SDO journey introduced from Noak Hill to Hornchurch - but operated by East London (NS)

28.09.13
RM141+
10E
10E
4E
SDO Journey
RM132
1 ex 252
--
--
logo Contract reassigned to East London (RM)

The schoolday double deck journey transferred to Rainham (RM)

AD E200 Dart 36566 at Hornchurch

© Robert Mighton

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Operating Garages

NS Romford
Crew changeover point ?

GY Grays
Crew changeover point HAROLD WOOD COMMUNITY CENTRE - crews exchange a ferry vehicle which is usually an ex London taxi

RM Rainham
Crew changeover point Hornchurch Town Centre - a ferry van used for driver changeovers

Current stands and turning points