Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
31.01.98
EB
2sd
2sd
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COULSDON Red Lion - Brighton Road - The Avenue - Woodmansterne Station - St Andrew's Road - Winifred Road - Whitehorn Avenue - The Mount - Grove Lane - Woodmansterne Road - Woodcote Grove Road - Smitham Bottom Lane - Woodcote Road - WALLINGTON STATION ( Mon-Sat except evenings )
NEW ROUTE part replacing commercial Route 301 - operated by Epsom Buses.

1998 ENTRY
This has been extracted from the 1998 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
03.04.99
EB
2sd
2sd
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Start of new contract - new low floor Darts introduced.

463
T467EGT in the smart Epsom Buses livery
S463LGN - the appropriate registration number for the route at Coulsdon
These images are a part over 1300 available with the Transdev and RATP download
01.09.01
EB
3sd
3sd
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COULSDON - WALLINGTON STATION ( Mon-Sat )
Service increased and evening service added

463 map

02.03.02
EB61+
7solo
7 solo
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COULSDON - Wallington - Croydon Road - Hilliers Lane - Beddington Asda - Beddington Lane - Manor Road - Rowan Road - Meopham Road - Grove Rd - EASTFIELDS Level Crossing ( Mon-Sat )
Extended from Wallington to Eastfields replacing part of Route S5 - new Optares gradually introduced

04.04.09
EB61+
7 solo
7 solo
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Contract renewal,

OP27
OP27 unknown location
This image is a part over 1300 available with the Transdev and RATP download
23.05.09
EB61+
8 solo
7 solo
4 solo

COULSDON - - EASTFIELDS Level Crossing (Daily )
Sunday service introduced.

19.12.09
EB61+
7 solo
7 solo
4 solo

COULSDON SOUTH STATION - Wallington - Croydon Road - Hilliers Lane - Beddington Asda - Beddington Lane - Manor Road ,Tamworth Lane - Grove Road -  Meopham Road - Rowan Road - Wide Way ( return via Recreation Way ) Pollards Hill Tavistock Crescent
Extended from Coulsdon Red Lion to Coulsdon South Station - and diverted in Pollards Hill area and diverted to new terminal at South Lodge Avenue instead of Eastfields

20.04.10
EB61+
7 solo
7 solo
4 solo
 
EB68
1E ex 406
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Double deck schoolday journeys introduced between Clockhouse Farm & Beddington Church
these journeys rerouted between The Mount at Hillcross Parade & Grove Lane in both directions instead of directly via The Mount

dd04
Enviro DD04 seen in Wallington
05.04.14
EB61+
7SOLO
7SOLO
4SOLO
 
EB68
1E
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Contract extended for two years

2014 map
Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
02.04.16
EB61+
9WS
7WS
5WS

COULSDON SOUTH  -  POLLARDS HILL
Contract renewal using Wright Streetlites
The double deck SDO journeys renumbered 633

26.06.17
EB61+
9WS
8WS
5WS
logo Managed now by Lodon United

 

Current times for Route 463 live stands Tender Specs

Operating Garage

EB Epsom
Changeover point Wallington Station - crews using ferry car to and from garage when not running empty back to Epsom

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