Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
25.05.91
CF241+
6T
6T
4T
ln logo NEW ROUTE: Introduced to replace withdrawn section of Route 74.

MARBLE ARCH - Baker Street - The Zoo - CAMDEN TOWN Greenland Road

1991 entry
This has been extracted from the allocation book and is part of a collection of 20 books which are available for sale
THE 1980,s collection has 20 books - the 1990's collection has 25 books
The collections are £6 each - £5 going to Great Ormonde Street Hospital
Allocation Books

T524

 

 

T524 at the Marble Arch stand - the blind is unusual in that both terminals are mentioned

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10.09.92
CF241+
8DRL
8DRL
6DRL

Converted to midibus.

DRL21

 

DRL21 also at the Marble Arch stand

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31.07.93
HT321+
8DRL
8DRL
6DRL

Chalk Farm closure forces move to Holloway (HT)

26.10.94
HT321+
8DRL
8DRL
6DRL
mtl logo London Northern purchased by MTL
DNL109

 

DNL109 MTL London livery - this class was usually found on Route 214

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01.03.97
HT321+
14DRL
14DRL
10DRL

MARBLE ARCH - Baker Street - The Zoo - Camden Town - Camden Road Stn - Agar Grove - York Way - Market Road - Caledonian Road - Copenhagen Street - Barnsbury Road - Tolpuddle Street - Liverpool Road - Islington High Street - ISLINGTON Angel
Extended from Camden Town to Islington Angel.

03.07.98
HT321+
14DRL
14DRL
10DRL
metroline logo MTL London Northern purchased by Metroline
274 map
01.02.03
HT321+
15DLD
15DLD
14DLD

LANCASTER GATE STATION - ISLINGTON Angel
Extended via Bayswater Road to Lancaster Gate Station.

DLD170

 

 

DLD170 seen in Oxford Street

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26.07.03
KX61+
15DLD
15DLD
14DLD

Allocation moved to Kings Cross (KX)

20.03.04
KX51+
15DLD
15DLD
14DLD
Night Service
HT861+
3DML
3DML
3DML

N274 renumbered 274 thus now 24 hour service

05.02.05
KX51+
15DLD
15DLD
14DLD
Night Service
KX861+
3DLD
3DLD
3DLD

Night service transferred to Kings Cross (KX)

12.07.10
KC51+
17DLD
17DLD
20DLD
Night Service
KC861+
3DLD
3DLD
3DLD

Moved to a new garage but still in Kings Cross

25.06.11
KC51+
17DE
17DE
17DE
logo Contract renewal - night service withdrawn.
DE1162

 

 

DE1162 Marble Arch

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18.05.13
KC51+
17DE
17DE
17DE

Reduced frequencies

01.05.14
KC51+
17DE
17DE
17DE

2014 map
Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

Current times for Route

Operating Garages

CF Chalk Farm
Changeover point Greenland Road.

HT Holloway
Changeover point Greenland Road.

KX Kings Cross
Changeover point ?

KC Kings Cross
Changeover point York Way / Brewery Road

Stands and turning points