Route History

19.01.91
SO
12midi
12midi
6midi
logo New contract

HARROW BUS STATION - South Harrow - Kings Road - Rayners Lane - North Harrow - Headstone Drive - Wealdstone - Kenton - Northwick Park Station - Northwick Park Hospital - HARROW BUS STATION (Daily circular route in both directions)
New midibus route operated by Sovereign using 33 seater Mercedes midibuses from a new base at Pinner Road - West Harrow under a 3 year LRT contract
The route was in effect the renumbering of Route 201

The anti clockwise direction used yellow blinds

1991
This has been extracted from the 1991 allocation book and is part of a collection of 20 books which are available for sale
THE 1980,s collection has 20 books - the 1990's collection has 25 books
The collections are £6 each - £5 going to Great Ormonde Street Hospital
Allocation Books
H418 Mercedes midibus waiting to perform an anti clockwise journey
04.09.99
SO111+
11Dart
11dart
6dart

Contract renewal with new low floor darts

03.11.02
SO111+
11Dart
11dart
6dart
LOGO CONTRACT NOVATED TO
London United ( Sovereign )

04.09.04
SO101+
6SDP
6SDP
3SDP

HARROW BUS STATION - SOUTH HARROW - RAYNERS LANE - NORTH HARROW - WEALDSTONE - KENTON - NORTHWICK PARK - HARROW BUS STATION Circular route in this direction only
The anti-clockwise routeing was renumbered H9 - this was to save confusion especially for common stops like Northwick Park Hospital. Previously yellow blinds were used but often not used properly

SDP519 SDP519 in London Sovereign colours at
Northwick Park Hospital
April 06
SO91+
6SDP
6SDP
3SDP
logo Vehicles now started to appear with plain Transdev marking with no reference to London Sovereign
sdp523 SDP523 in Transdev colours at
Harrow Bus Station
03.09.11
SO91+
8DE
7DE
4DE

Contract renewal

March 2014
SO91+
8DE
7DE
4DE
logo Transdev purchased by RATP
h10 map
Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
03.09.16
SO101+
7DE
7DE
4DE

Contract renewal with increased frequencies

 

Operating Garages

SO Sovereign Harrow
Crew Changeover point Harrow Bus Station - Mon-Sat evgs and all day Sunday reliefs performed at garage - buses running light from Harrow Bus Station

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A special thanks to the Commercial Team at London Sovereign for providing all of the behind the scenes information

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