Route History

284 fares

09.12.89
TL71+
6MW
6MW
MW ex L1

LEWISHAM Bus Station - Lewisham High Street - Ladywell Road - Chudleigh Road - Bexhill Road - Manwood Road - Ravensbourne Park - Catford - Sangley Road - Verdant Lane - Northover - Downham Way - GROVE PARK STATION
NEW ROUTE

03.02.90
TL71+
6MW
6MW
SR ex L1

Sunday allocation now SR ex L1.

1990 ENTRY
This has been extracted from 1990 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
12.03.94
LM
6MW
6MW
SR ex L1
LOGO CONTRACT REASSIGNED to KENTISH BUS

LEWISHAM - Ladywell - Ravensbourne Park Catford - Downham Way - Grove Park - Baring Road - Marvels Lane - GROVE PARK CEMETERY
Extended from Grove Park to Grove Park Cemetry

25.02.95
BE
6midi
6midi
4midi

Transferred to new base at Bromley (BE)

04.11.95
LM
6midi
6midi
4midi

Allocation moved back to Lewisham (LM)

27.01.96
MB101+
7sd
7sd
6sd
LOGO Contract reassigned to Metrobus.
Scanned from leaflet dated 27.11.99
17.03.01
TL81+
9SLD
9SLD
6SLD

LEWISHAM - Lewisham High Street - Rushey Green - Wildfell Road - Brookdale Road - Holbeach Road - Thomas Lane - Catford - Downham Way - Grove Park - Baring Road - Marvels Lane - GROVE PARK CEMETRY
Due to a width restriction in Manwood Road the route was diverted direct to Catford and the withdrawn section covered by Route 584 operated by MB-class Varios until the correct buses could be allocated.

Metrobus operation transferred to Stagecoach Selkent (TL) under tendering process.

20.10.01
TL81+
9SLD
9SLD
6SLD

LEWISHAM - Ladywell - Ravensbourne Park Catford - Downham Way - Grove Park - Baring Road - Marvels Lane - GROVE PARK CEMETERY
Temporary rerouteing discontinued as width restriction in Manwood Road removed - thus Route 584 withdrawn.

34206
34206 Lewisham
This image is one of 850 which is available for sale as a download
18.03.06
PH211+
9sd
9sd
4sd
logo Contract reassigned to Metrobus using Scania Omnitown single deckers operated from the Polhill depot.

03.06.06
MB211+
9sd
9sd
4sd

Polhill allocation moved to Orpington (MB)

29.03.08
MB211+
9sd
9sd
4sd

Rerouted northbound direct via Baring Road - thus omitting Grove Park Bus Station

19.03.11
MB210+
10sc-sd
9sc-sd
4sc-sd


Contract extended for two years

622
This is part of the Go-Ahead download containing over 1500 images
16.03.13
MB201+
11E200
9E200
5E200

Contract renewal

01.05.14
MB201+
11E200
9E200
5E200

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

284 times

Operating Garages

TL Catford
Changeover point at Catford

LM Deptford ( Dragoon Road Deptford )
Changeover point at Lewisham

BE Bromley
Changeover point at ?

PH Polhill
Changeover point at Lewisham Bus Station

MB Orpington
Changeover point at Lewisham Bus Station

Stands and turning points