Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
28.10.89
GM131+
2M
2M
2M

FINSBURY PARK STATION - Highbury Barn - Highbury Corner - Upper Street   - Islington  -  Roseberry Avenue  -  Bloomsbury - Trafalgar Square - Piccadilly Circus - Knightsbridge - Sloane Square - Battersea - CLAPHAM JUNC. Boutflower Road
Meal reliefs were taken at Victoria Bus Station - buses running dead from Trafalgar Square or CHELSEA Cheyne Walk hence the latter display on the blind.

17.07.93
SW291+
2M
2M
2M

Gillingham Street (GM) closed - allocation transferred to Stockwell (SW)

m847

M847 seen in 1995 before the route went direct via Shaftesbury Avenue instead of Trafalgar Square

London Buses by Adam

27.06.97
SW291+
2M
2M
2M

FINSBURY PARK STATION - Highbury Barn - Highbury Corner - Upper Street,Islington  -  Roseberry Avenue - Bloomsbury - Shaftesbury Avenue - Piccadilly Circus - Knightsbridge - Sloane Square - Battersea - CLAPHAM JUNCTION. Boutflower Road
Rerouted between Cambridge Circus and Piccadilly Circus direct via Shaftesbury Avenue instead of Charing Cross Road and Trafalgar Square

29.04.00
BN81+
6M
7M
7M

Start of new contract with Arriva (BN).
The night duties started at about 2030 working Route 19 beforehand - thus crew and OPO on Route 19 at the same time.

2002 ?
BN81+
6DLA
7DLA
7DLA

Converted to low floor operation.

31.03.12
SW561+
4WVL
8WVL
8WVL

New contract awarded to London General (SW)

N19 map

Extracted from 2014 Night Bus Map drawn by Mike Harris

The Greater London Bus Map

28.03.15
SW561+
4WVL
8WVL
8WVL

FINSBURY PARK  -  CLAPHAM JUNCTION
Running time revised

01.04.17
AR301+
4HV
8HV
8HV
ARRIVA LOGO Contract reassigned

 

n19 times live stands Tender Specs

 

Garages

GM Gillingham Street
Meal reliefs taken at Victoria

SW Stockwell
Route 19 first half - meal relief at SW - N19 second half - some duties early am changed to Route 19 at Finsbury Park

BN Brixton
Meal reliefs taken at ?

AR Tottenham
All duties either start or finsich as Route 19