Route History

Route 444 fares

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
16.11.91
EM
7sd
7sd
5sd
LV logo Operated by County Bus using the Lea Valley brand name

CHINGFORD STATION - Larkshall Road - New Road - Chingford Mount - Hall Lane - North Circular Road - Edmonton - Silver Street - "Cambridge" - Great Cambridge Road - The Roundway - Westbury Avenue - TURNPIKE LANE STATION .
NEW ROUTE replaces Route 144 except for Sunday extension to Muswell Hill Broadway.

DP308

DP308 seen here with a badly fitting blind at the Granville Road stop on The Roundway

This image available on the
Arriva download

1995 map
Extracted from 1995 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
02.04.98
EM
7DP
7DP
5DW
eh County Bus renamed Arriva East Herts and Essex
DP302

Arriva DP302 at Chingford Station - a smart livery but spoilt by a damaged blind

This image available on the
Arriva download

06.00
EM11+
7ADL
7ADL
5ADL

Converted to low floor single deck.

ADL6

ADL6 seen in Westbury Avenue

This image available on the
Arriva download

20.07.02
EC11+
7ADL
7ADL
5ADL

CHINGFORD STATION - Station Road - King's Road - Larkshall Road - New Road - Chingford Mount - Hall Lane - Lea Valley Viaduct - Lea Valley Trading Estate - Angel Road - Angel Road Station - Angel Road - Upper Edmonton - Silver Street - Silver Street Station - Silver Street - Gloucester Road - Bridport Road - North Middlesex Hospital - Wilbury Way - Great Cambridge Road - The Roundway - Lordship Lane - Westbury Avenue - Green Lanes - Carlingford Road - TURNPIKE LANE STATION
Rerouted in Edmonton via Wilbury Way to serve North Middlesex Hospital

05.03.05
EC11+
7ADL
7ADL
5ADL
Start of new contract
03.07.09
EC11+
8DWL
7DWL
5DWL

Start of conversion from ADL to DWL

DWL12

A good view of DWL12 on the stand at Turnpike Lane

This image available on the
Arriva download

 

24.03.12
LV51+
8PDL
7PDL
5PDL

Allocation moved to Lea Valley (LV)

01.03.14
EC51+
8DWL
7DWL
5DWL

Allocation moved to Edmonton (EC) but using Palmers Green (AD) drivers

07.03.15
LI
10WV
9WV
7WV
logo Contract reassigned to Tower Transit operating from
Lea Interchange using Wright Streetlite buses
WV46110

WV46110 is seen approaching the first pick up point in
Station Road Chingford

This image available on the
First London download

 

444 times live stands  

 

Operating Garages

EC Edmonton
Changeover point North Circular Road Tesco

LV Lea Valley
Changeover point Eley Road Industrial Estate

AD Palmers Green
Changeover point Eley Road Industrial Estate

LI Lea Interchange
Changeover point Chingford Station