Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
04.09.82
NS41+
6T
6T
--

ROMFORD Parkside Hotel - Romford - Victoria Road - Gidea Park - Straight Road - Faringdon Avenue - Petersfield Avenue - Dagnam Park Drive - Colchester Rd - HAROLD WOOD STN
(Mon-Sat except late evenings)

21.11.87
NS41+
8T+
8T
--
    1T/294    

ILFORD STN - Gants Hill,l Newbury Park - Rose Lane - Eastern Avenue - Romford - Victoria Road - Gidea Park - Harold Hill - HAROLD WOOD STN ( Mon-Sat except late evenings)
Extended from Romford to Ilford via withdrawn 66A and 139.

1987 entry
1987 leaflet
23.10.89
NS41+
8T
8T
--

LFORD STN - Gants Hill - Newbury Park Station - Rose Lane - Eastern Avenue - Romford - Victoria Road - Gidea Park - Tescos - Harold Hill - HAROLD WOOD STN( Mon-Sat except late evenings)
Rerouted to double run via Tescos at Gidea Park.

05.01.91
NS41+
8T
8T
--

ILFORD STN - Gants Hill,l Newbury Park - Rose Lane - Eastern Avenue - Romford - Victoria Road - Gidea Park - Harold Hill - HAROLD WOOD STN ( Mon-Sat except late evenings)
The double run via Tescos withdrawn.

T19

T19 ROMFORD STATION

This image available on the
Titan download

10.10.92
DM21+
9dd
9dd
6dd
first capital logo Operation transferred to Capital Citybus
under LRT tendering process.

ILFORD HIGH ROAD Hainault Street - Gants Hill,l Newbury Park - Rose Lane - Eastern Avenue - Romford - Victoria Road - Gidea Park - Harold Hill - HAROLD WOOD STN

296 map
Taken from 1997 leaflet, click to expand

14.10.00
DM21+
6dd
6dd
4dd

ROMFORD STATION - ILFORD HIGH ROAD Hainault Street
Withdrawn between Romford and Harold Hill - this section served by NEW ROUTE 496

410

410 Ilford High Road

This image available on the
First London download

02.01
DM21+
6SLF
6SLF
4SLF

Converted to single deck operation

DMC519

DMC519 Romford Station

This image available on the
First London download

15.10.05
NS451+
6DM
6DM
3DM
logo Contract reassigned to Stagecoach

16.10.10
NS451+
6DM
6DM
3DM

Contract renewal

36262

36262 Sainsbury's stand at Ilford

This image available on the
Stagecoach  download

17.10.15
NS451+
6DM
8DM
4DM

Contract renewal

19.08.16
NS451+
6SE
8SE
4SE
Night service
NS431+
--
3SE
3SE

ILFORD -  ROMFORD
Fri/Sat night service introduced to coincide with Central Line all night service


Operating Garages

NS North Street
Changeover at garage

DM Dagenham
Changeover at Romford Station Bus Stand

R Rainham
Changeover at Romford Station Bus Stand

296 times live stands Tender Specs Route 296 fares

 

© Ian Armstrong 2017
Date of edit   Wednesday, 31.05.17