Route History

Route 294 fares

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
18.07.70
NS
7RT
7RT
--

COLLIER ROW Turpin Avenue - Lodge Lane - Collier Row Lane - Romford Stn - Victoria Road - Gidea Park - Slewins Lane - HORNCHURCH St Georges Hospital ( Mon-Sat )
NEW ROUTE part replacing withdrawn section of Route 66 and part of withdrawn 66A.

13.03.71
NS
7SMS
6SMS
--

Converted to One Person single deck operation.

294 times
Scanned from September 1971 Red Book
02.02.74
NS
7SMS
6SMS
--

HAVERING PARK Firbank Road - Cornell Way - Collier Row - Romford - Gidea Park - HORNCHURCH St Georges Hospital ( Mon-Sat )
Extended in Collier Row to Firbank Road.

07.11.76
NS171+
7DMS
6DMS
--


Converted to double deck operation.

DMS2337

 

 

DMS2337 Firbank Road terminus

This Nostalgia 2 download shows images of buses before the low floor period

 

05.11.79
NS171+
7T
6T
--

Converted to Leyland Titan operation.

04.09.82
NS171+
7T
6T
3T

HAVERING PARK Firbank Rd - HORNCHURCH St Georges Hospital
Sunday service introduced.

21.06.86
NS171+
9T
8T
3T

HAVERING PARK Firbank Rd - Collier Row - Romford - Brentwood Road - Gidea Park - Harold Wood Stn - Gooshays Drive - Harold Hill - NOAK HILL Tees Drive - Noak Hill Rd - Straight Rd - Gallows Corner - GIDEA PARK STN (Mon-Fri peaks)
Diverted at Romford to Noak Hill and Gidea Park instead of Hornchurch.

1986
This has been extracted from the 1986 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
15.02.88
NS171+
8T
8T
3T

HAVERING PARK Firbank Rd - NOAK HILL Tees Drive
Withdrawn between Noak Hill and Gidea Park Stn

20.03.93
NS471+
8T
8T
3DW

Sunday converted to midibus operation.

T33

 

T33 Romford Station

This image is one of  590 photos which are available with the Leyland Titan download

 

13.11.93
NS471+
8T
8T
3DRL

Sunday DW converted to DRL

27.03.99
NS471+
8T
8T
3T

Sunday service converted to double deck.

294 map
Scanned from March 1999 leaflet
01.08.00
NS471+
8TA
8TA
3TA

Converted to low floor operation.

23.06.01
NS471+
8TA
8TA
3TA

HAVERING PARK Firbank Road - NOAK HILL North Hill Drive
Noak Hill terminal changed to North Hill Drive instead of Tees Drive

27.03.04
NS471+
11TAS
11TAS
6TAS
LOGO CONTRACT RENEWAL
17437

 

17437 Collier Row

This image is one of 850 which is available for sale with the Stagecoachdownload

 

26.03.11
NS471+
11TAS
10TAS
6TAS

Contract renewal

30.04.16
NS471+
E/MMC
E/MMC
E/MMC

Contract renewal with new buses

10303
Enviro 400 Western Road - Romford
© Lawrence Living

294 times

Operating Garage

NS North Street - Romford
Changeover point garage

Stands and turning points