Route History

 

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
16.07.88
OB
1OV
1OV
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logo New Route

COCKMANNINGS ESTATE  -  Waldenhurst Road  -  Cockmannings Road  - Chelsfield Road  -  Kent Road  -  Lower Road  -  Orpington High Street  -  Knoll Rise  -  Mayfield Avenue  -  Chislehurst Road  -  Crofton Lane  -  St John's Road  -  Tudor Way  -  Queensway  -  Frankswood Avenue  -  Southborough Lane  -  Oxhawth Crescent  -  Farringdon Avenue  -  Almond Way  -  Whitebeam Ave  -  COPPICE ESTATE ( Mon-Sat shopping hours )
Operated by Orpington Buses trading as Roundabout

23.10.89
OB
1RH
1RH
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Addional service added Mon-Fri peaks between Coppice Estate and Petts Wood Station

1990 map
 
1990 entry
This has been extracted from the 1990 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
21.11.92
DT
midi
midi
midi
KB CONTRACT REASSIGNED

PETTS WOOD STATION ( Mon-Sat except evenings )  -  Coppice Estate  -  St John's Road  -  Knoll Rise  -  Orpington High Street  -  ST MARY CRAY Burrfield Way ( Mon-Sat evenings / Sun afts )  -  St Mary Cray  -  Crockenhill  -  Swanley  -  Hextable  -  DARTFORD ( Mon-Sat / Sun afts )
Rerouted at Orpington to Dartford - Cockmannings section replaced by new Route R8

This has been extracted from the 1993 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

17.05.93
DG
midi
midi
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PETTS WOOD STATION  -  Faringdon Avenue  -  Chesham Avenue  -  Shepperton Road  --  Tudor Way  -  St John's Road  -  Orpington Station  -  High Street  -  Lower Road  -  St Mary Cray  -  Blacksmith's Lane  -  ST MARY CRAY Burrfield Drive ( Mon-Sat except evenings )
Withdrawn between St Mary Cray and Dartford - this section replaced by Kentish Bus 476/7
Rerouted between Peets Wood and Orpington
Sunday service withdrawn
Allocation moved to Dunton Green (DG)

858 858 Orpington
R7 MAP
Extracted from 1995 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
02.12.95
FR
3midi
3midi
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logo Contract reassigned

PETTS WOOD STATION  -  ST MARY CRAY Burrfield Drive ( Mon-Sat except evenings )
Contract reassigned to Crystals

merc midi

 

Mercedes midibus at Petts Wood Station

30.11.01
Last day of operation - replaced mainly by R3 and R6

Garages

OB Orpington
Changeover point ?

DT Dartford
Changeover point DARTFORD GARAGE

Crystals
Changeover point ?