Route History

 

Route History

02.11.85
NX281+
2L/T
2L/T
2L/T

VICTORIA BUS STATION,  Westminster - TRAFALGAR SQUARE,  Strand - Aldwych - Ludgate Circus - Blackfriars Road - Elephant & Castle - Camberwell Green - Peckham - New Cross - Lewisham,Blackheath Village - Lee Green - Eltham - Shooters Hill - Welling - Bexleyheath. Crayford - DARTFORD Market Street ( Nightly )
New Night Route

1985 entry
 
N72 times on introduction
N72 times at route introduction
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T914

T914 waits at the stand before setting off at 0553 for the last trip of the night

 

© John Parkin

28.10.89
NX281+
2L/T
2L/T
2L/T

VICTORIA BUS STATION,  Westminster - TRAFALGAR SQUARE,  Strand - Aldwych - Ludgate Circus - Blackfriars Road - Elephant & Castle - Camberwell Green - Peckham - New Cross - Lewisham  -  Lee High Road - Lee Green - Eltham - Shooters Hill - DARTFORD Market Street ( Nightly )
Rerouted between Lewisham and Lee Green via Lee High Road instead of Blackheath Village. the withdrawn section replaced by new N53

08.10.93
NX281+
1L
1L
1L

VICTORIA BUS STATION,  Westminster - TRAFALGAR SQUARE,  Strand - Aldwych - Ludgate Circus - Blackfriars Road - Elephant & Castle - Camberwell Green - Peckham - New Cross - Lewisham  -  Lee High Road - Lee Green - Eltham - Shooters Hill - WELLING  Nags Head( Nightly )
Withdrawn between Welling and Dartford - the withdrawn section replaced by New N81

N72 map
Extracted from 1995 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

27.07.95
Last night of operation - mainly replaced by revised N81

Garages

NX New Cross
Meal reliefs taken at Victoria Bus Station

 

© Ian Armstrong 2017
Date of edit   Tuesday, 19.09.17