Route History

04.03.89
WH131+
8T
10T
--
Mon-Fri + 2 ex 58 & 2 ex 69. Duty schedule joint with Route D5
EAST New Route

MILE END STATION - Burdett Road - Limehouse - West India Dock - West Ferry Road - Cubitt Town - Manchester Road - Prestons Road - Poplar High Street - POPLAR All Saints DLR ( Mon-Sat )
New Mon-Sat route replacing Route 277 which was withdrawn between Limehouse and Poplar

09.05.92
BW141+
--
7T
--
 
WH131+
7T
--
--

Saturday WH allocation moved to Bow (BW)

12.10.92
BW141+
7T
7T
--

West Ham (WH) closure - allocation moved to Bow (BW)

21.03.93
BW141+
7T
7T
--
 
SD141+
--
--
6DRL

MILE END STATION - Burdett Road - Limehouse - West India Dock - West Ferry Road - Cubitt Town - Manchester Road - Prestons Road - Poplar High Street - POPLAR All Saints DLR
Sunday midibus service introduction to replace part of  Route 277 - operated from Stratford base

DRL128 vn37
DRL128 has a Sunday outing from Stratford base (SD)
VN37 at the Mile End stand
This image available on the
Single Deck download
This image available on the
Stagecoach  download
18.09.99
H131+
2VN
8DML
6DML
5DML
logo Contract reassigned

MILE END STATION - Burdett Road - Limehouse - Canary Wharf - West Ferry Road - Cubitt Town - Manchester Road - Prestons Road - Poplar High Street - POPLAR All Saints DLR
Diverted via Canary Wharf

DML313 fc224
DML313 Mile End
Transferred from Greenford (G) Northern Counties Olympian was LN24 now 124
This image available on the
First London download
This image available on the
First London download
28.06.03
H131+
10TN
6TN
5TN

Start of new contract and converted to double deck operation

TNL1021
TN32983 shows off the very comprehensive blind display
TNL33021 A13 Junction Poplar
This image available on the
First London download
This image available on the
First London download
17.09.11
SI151+
11WVL
10WVL
5WVL
LOGO Start of new contract with Go-Ahead Docklands Buses operated from their Silvertown base (SI)
WVL428

WVL428 Bazely Street stand

This image available on the
GO-AHEAD London download

27.02.16
SI151+
14WVL
10WVL
8WVL

Schedule change

D7 map

Taken from TFL North East Map

click map to enlarge

17.09.16
SI151+
14WVL
10WVL
8WVL

Contract renewal

Garages

WH West Ham
Crew Changeover point at

BW Bow
Crew Changeover point Mile End stand

SD Stratford
Crew Changeover point at

H Hackney
Crew Changeover point at Mile End stand

SI Silvertown
Crew Changeover point at Island Gardens Station DLR

229 times live stands Tender Specs