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ln logo NEW ROUTE: Introduced to replace withdrawn section of Route 74.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

This is one of 1500 images available on the Single Deck download

31.07.93
HT321+
8DRL
8DRL
6DRL

Chalk Farm closure forces move to Holloway (HT)

26.10.94
HT321+
8DRL
8DRL
6DRL
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logo Contract renewal - night service withdrawn.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

© Ian Armstrong

 

 

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
25.06.16
KC51+
17DE
17DE
17DE

Contract extended for two years

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

Current times for Route live stands Tender Specs 341 fares

 

© Ian Armstrong 2017
Date of edit   Wednesday, 07.06.17