Route History

 

Route 474 fares

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
01.05.99
FL81+
8M
7M
3M
NEW ROUTE partly replaces Route 69 between Silvertown and North Woolwich

CANNING TOWN Hermit Road - Canning Town Station - Silvertown Way - Albert Road - North Woolwich - Woolwich Manor Way - Gallions Reach DLR - Cyprus - EAST BECKTON Asda

474
This has been extracted from the 1999 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
474 map
Extracted from 1999 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

23.10.99
FL81+
8DL
7DL
3DL

Converted to low floor operation.

DL909

DL909 Barking Road

This is part of the Go-Ahead download containing over 1500 images

 

17.12.05
FL81+
13DL
13DL
9DL

CANNING TOWN Hermit Road - Canning Town Station - Silvertown Way - London City Airport (double run) - Albert Road - North Woolwich - Woolwich Manor Way - Gallions Reach DLR - Cyprus - East Beckton - High Street South - East Ham - High Street North - MANOR PARK STATION
Extended from East Beckton to Manor Park Station via Route 101 - and diverted at Silvertown to double run via London City Airport.

29.06.07
FL81+
13DL
13DL
9DL
logo Responsibilty for route passed to Go-Ahead although still trading as Blue Triangle

03.11.07
SI81+
12TL
12TL
10TL
Night Service
SI95+
3TL
3TL
3TL
logo
Transferred with Go-Ahead group from Ferry Lane depot to Silvertown thus now part of Docklands

All night service added

SOC6

SOC6 Beckton Bus Station

This is part of the Go-Ahead download containing over 1500 images

07.11.08
SI81+
12TL
12TL
10TL
Night Service
SI95+
3TL
3TL
3TL

Rerouted to serve Beckton Bus Station

30.04.11
SI81+
12WVL
12WVL
10WVL
Night Service
SI95+
3WVL
3WVL
3WVL

Contract renewal

VM1 WVL152

VM1 now withdrawn - at Beckton Bus Station

This is part of the Go-Ahead download containing over 1500 images

WVL152 at Canning Town with an unusual blind layout

This is part of the Go-Ahead download containing over 1500 images

01.05.14
SI81+
15WVL
12WVL
9WVL
Night Service
SI95+
3WVL
3WVL
3WVL
2014 map
Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
30.04.16
SI81+
15WVL
12WVL
9WVL
Night Service
SI95+
3WVL
3WVL
3WVL

Contract extended for two years

01.10.16
RR
15WVL
12WVL
9WVL
Night Service
RR
3WVL
3WVL
3WVL
LOGO Transferred within GA-L to
Blue Triangle (RR)

 

474 times live stands Tender Specs

 

Operating Garages

FL Ferry Lane
Crew Changeover point not known

SI Silvertown
Crew Changeover point Canning Town Bus Station

RR River Road
Crew Changeover point Beckton Bus Station