Route History

30.06.95
U141+
4S
4S
4S
logo New Night Route

OXFORD CIRCUS - Piccadilly Circus - Trafalgar Square - Aldwych - Ludgate Circus - Cannon Street - Tower Hill - The Highway - Limehouse Link - West Ferry Road - Cubitt Town - Prestons Road,  Poplar - Canning Town - Newham Way - Tollgate Road - East Beckton - Alfreds Way - Movers Lane - Barking - Ilford Lane - ILFORD HIGH ROAD Hainault Street

1998 entry

22.08.98
NP161+
2dd
4dd
4dd
logo Contract reassigned

TRAFALGAR SQUARE - Aldwych - Ludgate Circus - Bankl ,Aldgate - Commercial Road - Stepney - Limehouse - West Ferry Road - Cubitt Town - Prestons Road,  Poplar - Canning Town Keir Hardie Estate,Victoria Dock Road ,Prince Regent Lane - Tollgate Road - EAST BECKTON Asda
Withdrawn between Trafalgar Square and Oxford Circus
Rerouted at Mansion House Stn via Bank - Aldgate and Commercial Road instead of Tower Hill and The Highway

Rerouted between Canning Town and Toolgate Road via Keir Hardie Estate
Withdrawn between East Beckton and Ilford

1999 map N50 outer section

Extracted from 1999 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

Click map to enlarge


24.03.01
NP161+
2dd
4dd
4dd

TRAFALGAR SQUARE - Northumberland Avenue - Victoria Embankment - Blackfriars - Queen Victoria Street - Cornhill - Aldgate - Commercial Road,Limehouse,West Ferry Road - Cubitt Town - Prestons Road,  Poplar - Canning Town,Keir Hardie Estate - Tollgate Road - EAST BECKTON Asda
Rerouted between Trafalgar Square and Mansion House via Victoria Embankment  instead of Aldwych

30.08.03
U41+
6TA
6TA
6TA
logo Contract reassigned back to Stagecoach East London operating from Upton Park (U)

TRAFALGAR SQUARE - Blackfriars - Aldgate - Limehouse - Canary Wharf - Cubitt Town - Poplar - Keir Hardie Estate - East Beckton - Woolwich Manorway - Armada Way - EAST BECKTON Tesco
Rerouted via double run Canary Wharf and extended in Beckton to Tesco
Link to timetable

17.12.05
U41+
6TA
6TA
6TA

TRAFALGAR SQUARE - Blackfriars - Aldgate - Limehouse - Canary Wharf - Cubitt Town - Poplar - Canning Town  -  Keir Hardie Estate - East Beckton - Woolwich Manorway - Armada Way - GALLIONS REACH Retail Park
Extended from Tesco to Gallions Reach

30.08.08
Withdrawn between Canning Town and East Beckton and renumbered N550 - the Canning Town to East Beckton section replaced by New 551

Garages

U Upton Park
Meal reliefs taken at ?

NP Northumberland Park
Meal reliefs taken at ?

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