Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
25.09.93
DX1+
6dd
6dd
3dd
logo NEW ROUTE replaces Route 173 between Stratford and Greengate and 276 between Greengate and City Airport

STRATFORD Bus Station - West Ham Lane - Plaistow - Greengate - Prince Regents Lane - Prince Regent Station - Connaught Bridge - City Airport - Silvertown - Albert Road - NORTH WOOLWICH Free Ferry

118

Grey Green 118 North Woolwich

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02.03.96
U201+
7S
7S
3S
logo NEW CONTRACT commenced - operation transferred to Stagecoach East London (U)

S36

S36 North Woolwich

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10.96
U201+
7VN
7VN
3VN

Scania type replaced by Volvo Olympian.

VN19

VN19 North Woolwich

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26.06.99
BW21+
7VA
8VA
4VA

Allocation moved to Bow (BW)

VA51

VA51 Stratford

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05.04.03
BW21+
11TAS
10TAS
9TAS

Converted to low floor dd.

2003 entry
30.08.03
U21+
11TAS
9TAS
8TAS

Allocation moved back to Upton Park (U) - to help provide room for Route 15 at Bow (BW).

17.09.11
WH381+
10TAS
8TAS
10TAS

Upton Park garage closure - allocation moved to West Ham (WH)

18271

Trident 18271 City Airport

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06.04.13
WH381+
10TA
9TA
10TA

STRATFORD - LONDON CITY AIRPORT
Withdrawn between London City Airport and North Woolwich due to Crossrail works

05.10.13
WH381+
10TA
9TA
10TA

STRATFORD - NORTH WOOLWICH
Service restored to North Woolwich but temporarily diverted westbound away from Silvertown. Silvertown timing point omitted westbound

01.05.14
WH381+
10TA
9TA
10TA

2014 MAP Stratford 2014
Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
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11.06.16
WH751+
10TA
9TA
10TA

Running number change


 

Garages

BW Bow
Crew Changeover point at garage, buses running light from Stratford

U Upton Park
Crew Changeover point PLAISTOW Greengate

WH Canning Town
Crew Changeover point Stratford Bus Station

DX Barking
Crew Changeover point not known

Current times for Route 473 473 live 473 stands Tender Specs