Route History

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GOLDERS GREEN STATION - North End Road - Jack Straws Castle - Heath Street - High Street Hampstead - Rosslyn Hill - Belsize Avenue - Belsize Park - Buckland Crescent - College Crescent - Swiss Cottage - Finchley Road - FINCHLEY ROAD LT STATION
NEW ROUTE serving new Roads in Hampstead and Belsize Park.

1968 extract
This entry is part of the September 1968 allocation book which is available for sale
MBS660

 

 

MBS660 Golders Green looking in a very shabby condition

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24.04.76
W171+
6SM
5SM
5SM

MB type replaced by SM.

21.03.77
W171+
6SMD
5SMD
5SMD

SM type replaced by SMD

05.02.78
W171+
6LS
5LS
5LS

SMD type replaced by Leyland Nationals

 

LS109 Golders Green

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31.05.86
LC
MBM
MBM
MBM
LCNW logo
Operation transferred to London Country North West operating from Scratchwood Services under contract to LRT. Marketed as the "Hampstead Hopper"
03.06.89
NA1+
5midi
5midi
4midi
r and i Operation transferred to R & I coaches operating from a base at North Acton.

Ford Iveco F205HGN - R&I preferring to call the terminus Bus Station

© Darius Grigg
26.10.94
NA1+
5DT
5DT
4DT
mtl london logo R & I Coaches purchased by MTL London
MV252

 

 

 

MV252 Golders Green

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03.07.98
NA11+
5DC
5DC
5DC
logo MTL London Northern purchased by Metroline
21.11.98
NA1+
6DP
6DP
9DP

GOLDERS GREEN STN - FINCHLEY ROAD Sainsbury's Superstore
Extended from Station to Sainsbury's along Finchley Road.

1998 MAP
Taken from 1998 leaflet announcing extension at Finchley Road
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23.09.00
HR1+
6DT
6DT
8DT

North Acton base closed - operation transferred to Harlesden.

DR92

 

 

DR92 Golders Green

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03.02.01
PB221+
8DLD
8DLD
8DLD

HR allocation moved to Potters bar (PB)

02.02.02
NW121+
6DLD
6DLD
6DLD

Potters bar (PB) allocation moved to North Wembley (NW)

04.09.04
PV101+
6DLD
6DLD
8DLD

North Wembley (NW) moved to Perivale (PV)

DLD182

 

 

 

DLD182 seen in Belsize Avenue and unusually working a short journey to assist in time keeping

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10.06.06
GR201+
6VDL
6VDL
6VDL
logo Contract reassigned to
Arriva The Shires (GR)
08.06.13
GR201+
6VDL
6VDL
6VDL

Contract renewal

3719

 

 

 

3719 Golders Green

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29.10.16
GR201+
6VDL
6VDL
6VDL
logo Officially transfered with Arriva to
Arriva London North

 

 

Operating Garages

W Cricklewood
Changeover at Golders Green

LC Scratchwood
Changeover at Golders Green

RI North Acton
Changeover at Golders Green

PB Potters Bar
Changeover at Golders Green

NW North Wembley
Changeover at Golders Green

PV Perivale
Changeover at Golders Green

GR Watford
Changeover at Golders Green

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