Route History

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
Part of the allocation book library which is for sale
Allocation Books

474 map
Extracted from 1999 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
London Bus Routes: Route 474: Canning Town, Barking Road - Manor Park &emdash; Route 474, Blue Triangle, M932, A932SUL, Beckton Asda 

M392 Beckton Asda

© John Delaney

 

London Bus Routes: Route 474: Canning Town, Barking Road - Manor Park &emdash; Route 474, Blue Triangle, T4, WYV4T 

T4 East Beckton

© Eamonn Kentell


23.10.99
FL81+
8DL
7DL
3DL

Converted to low floor operation.

London Bus Routes: Route 474: Canning Town, Barking Road - Manor Park &emdash; Route 474, Blue Triangle, TL921, PO51UMW, North Woolwich 

DL921 North Woolwich

© Eamonn Kentell

 

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.

London Bus Routes: Route 474: Canning Town, Barking Road - Manor Park &emdash; Route 474, Blue Triangle, SO1, BV55UCT, Canning Town 

SO1  Canning Town

© Mark Piman

 

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


London Bus Routes: Route 474: Canning Town, Barking Road - Manor Park &emdash; Route 474, Go Ahead London 878, PN09ELU, North Woolwich 

Optare 878 at North Woolwich

© Mark Mcwalter


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VM1 now withdrawn - at Beckton Bus Station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

London Bus Routes: Route 474: Canning Town, Barking Road - Manor Park &emdash; Route 474, Go Ahead London, PVN17, LK03NKA, North Woowich 

PVN17 at North Woolwich

© Mark Mcwalter

 


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

London Bus Routes: Route 474: Canning Town, Barking Road - Manor Park &emdash; Route 474, Go Ahead London, WVL415, LX11CWW, East Ham 

WVL415 at East Ham

© Eamonn Kentell

 

01.10.16
RR141+
15WVL
12WVL
9WVL
Night Service
RR241+
3WVL
3WVL
3WVL
LOGO Transferred within GA-L to
Blue Triangle (RR)

05.05.18
WH301+
14E
14E
12E
Night Service
WH301+
3E
3E
3E
STAGECOACH LOGO Contract reassignd

CANNING TOWN  -  MANOR PARK
Contract reassigned to Stagecoach (WH)

19858 Cyprus Station 18485

Enviro 19858 seen on the first day of Stagecoach operation at
Cyprus Station

© London Bus Explorer

Trident 18458 seen on Silvertown Way with the Emirates cable cars as a back drop

© London Buses 1503

 

474 times live stands Tender Specs Route 474 fares

 

Operating Garages

FL Ferry Lane
Crew Changeover point EAST BECKTON Asda

SI Silvertown
Crew Changeover point Canning Town Bus Station

RR River Road
Crew Changeover point EAST BECKTON Asda

WH West Ham ( Canning Town )
Crew Changeover point CANNING TOWN Bus Station

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2018
Date of edit   Thursday, 17.05.18