Route History


Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
31.10.87
OB
ex R1
ex R1
ex R1
logo New service

BROMLEY COMMON ( Mon-Sat evenings / Sun 1400- 2030 ) - GREEN STREET GREEN - Sevenoaks Road - Orpington Hospital  -  Orpington War Memorial - Orpington High Street - Cray Avenue - St Mary Cray Station - Chipperfield Road - Mickleham Road - Midfield Way -- Midfield Way - Cray Road - Foots Cray - Sidcup Police Station - Chislehurst Road - SIDCUP Queen Mary's Hospital.
Route operated Mon-Sat 0830-2030 and Sunday 1345-2030 and was combined with the R1 on same duty and time schedule

FM6

FM6 Green Street Green ?

This image available on the
Single Deck download

R11
The pattern of service shown here from the 1988 allocation book
16.07.88
OB
ex R1
ex R1
ex R1

Buses to and from Queen Mary's Hospital rerouted at Crittals Corner via Sidcup By Pass and Tesco Superstore during shop opening hours

1995 map
Extracted from 1995 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
DT36

DT36 St Mary Cray Station

This image available on the
Single Deck download

02.12.95
SJ
7DP
7DP
6DP
Contract reassigned to Centrewest from Swanley Garage

QUEEN MARY'S HOSPITAL  -  GREEN STREET GREEN Rose & Crown
Revised to run at all times between Sidcup and Green Street Green
Joint operation with R1 ceased

12.08.00
Y
7DP
7DP
6DP

QUEEN MARY'S HOSPITAL  -  GREEN STREET GREEN High Street
Withdrawn from Rose & Crown car park and revised to stand in High Street

12.01.02
Y
7DP
7DP
5DP

QUEEN MARY'S HOSPITAL  -  GREEN STREET GREEN Rose & Crown
Rose & Crown car park stand reintroduced

DML41414

DML41414 Orpington

© Eamonn Kentell

08.12.07
MB311+
7DMS
7DMS
3DMS
LOGO CONTRACT REASSIGNED

QUEEN MARY'S HOSPITAL  -  GREEN STREET GREEN High Street
Rose & Crown car park stand withdrawn ?

284

284 seen at Orpington War Memorial

© Jeff Lloyd

03.12.11
MB311+
7DMS
7DMS
3DMS

QUEEN MARY'S HOSPITAL  -  GREEN STREET GREEN High Street
Contract renewal

7446

Enviro Dart 746 Orpington

© Robert Mighton

01.04.17
MB371+
9DMS
9DMS
5DMS

Green Street Green – Orpington – St Mary Cray – St Paul's Cray – Foots Cray – Sidcup 
Green Street Green Queens Head - High Street - Sevenoaks Road - Cardinham Road - Orpington Hospital grounds - Cardinham Road - Sevenoaks Road - Orpington High Street - Chislehurst Road - Goodmead Road - Perry Hall Road - High Street - Cray Avenue - Station Approach - St Mary Cray Station - Chipperfield Road - St Paul's Cray - Mickleham Road - St Paul's Wood Hill - Midfield Way - Sevenoaks Way - Cray Road - Foots Cray - Sidcup Hill - Sidcup High Street - Elm Road - Chislehurst Road - Queen Mary's Hospital

Sidcup – Foots Cray – St Paul's Cray – St Mary Cray – Orpington – Green Street Green 
Queen Mary's Hospital - Chislehurst Road - Elm Road - Sidcup High Street - Sidcup Hill - Foots Cray Cray Road - Sevenoaks Way - Midfield Way - St Paul's Wood Hill - Mickleham Road - St Paul's Cray - Chipperfield Road - St Mary Cray Station - Station Approach - Cray Avenue - Orpington High Street - Sevenoaks Road - Cardinham Road - Orpington Hospital grounds - Cardinham Road - Sevenoaks Road - High Street - Green Street Green Rose & Crown

Contract renewal
Running number sequence change
Double run via Foots Cray Tesco withdrawn

Current times for Route live stands    

 

 

 

Garages

OB ORPINGTON
Changeover point ?

MB Green Street Green
Metrobus Garage (outside on the green)

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