Route History

 

27.01.01
AV291+
4DP/1M
5M
4M
lu logo New Contract

KINGSTON Cromwell Road Bus Station - Penryhn Road - Surbiton Crescent - Surbiton Station - St Mark's Hill - Ewell Road - Tolworth - Kingston Road - Stoneleigh - Ewell - East Street - EPSOM Clock Tower - SDO journeys projected to South Street - Woodcote Road - Woodcote Green Road - Woodcote Side - Dorking Road toEPSOM GENERAL HOSPITAL
Previously a London & Country route but now a tendered contract within TFL operated by London United from Hounslow Garage (AV)

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31.03.01
AV291+
5M
5M
6M

Converted to double deck operation

30.06.01
K291+
4M
4M
3M

Hounslow (AV) allocation moved to Kingston (K)

03.11.01
TV291+
4VA
4VA
3VA

Kingston (K) garage closed - allocation moved to Tolworth (TV)

VA6 DPS657
Seen in April 2002 at Cromwell Road Bus Station is VA6
with the wrong garage code displayed
DPS657 substitutes for a double decker in Kingston
29.06.02
TV291+
4VA
4VA
3VA

New QC Contract commenced - previously TG

30.06.07
EB20+
4E
4E
4E
LOGO CONTRACT REASSIGNED

KINGSTON Cromwell Road Bus Station - Penryhn Road - Surbiton Hill Road - Ewell Road - Tolworth - Kingston Road - Stoneleigh - Ewell - East Street - EPSOM Clock Tower - SDO journeys projected to EPSOM GENERAL HOSPITAL
Diverted in Surbiton via Surbiton Hill Road instead of via Claremont Road and Station
New contract commenced with Quality Line with new Enviro E400 buses.

DD03

Seen here in Tolworth is DD03 an Enviro
which is classified DD in the Quality fleet

 

30.06.12
EB20+
4E
4E
4E

CONTRACT RENEWAL

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Operating Garages

AV Hounslow
Crew changeover point not known but probably Kingston

K Kingston
Crew changeover point Kingston

TV Tolworth
Crew changeover point not known but probably Tolworth Station

EB Epsom
Crew changeover point not known but probably Epsom Clock Tower

STANDS AND TURNING POINTS

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