Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
13.11.99
WS
2sd
2sd
1sd
wings logo New service

UXBRIDGE STATION - Bakers Road - Belmont Road - High Street - Harefield Road - Oxford Road - Cross Street - Hillingdon Road - Hillingdon Hill - Kingston Lane - Hillingdon Hospital - Pield Heath Road - Harlington Road - West Drayton Road - Hayes End - Uxbridge Road - Lansbury Drive - Kingshill Avenue - Adelphi Way - Adelphi Crescent (western arm) - Weymouth Road - Goshawk Gardens - Bury Avenue - CHARVILLE LANE ESTATE Hoppner Road
New route mainly replacing Route 207A operated by Wings Buses

U7

Wings Dart at Uxbridge Station stop

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31.03.04
TM201+
2sd
2sd
1sd
logo Contract reassigned

Contract transferred to TGM - no change to operation - garage at Hayes coded TM

tgm dart

TGM Dart at Uxbridge

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17.06.05
TM201+
3sd
3sd
2sd
logo Operation now under
Travel London management

DC458

DC458 Uxbridge

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2007 map

Extracted from Map 29 drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

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21.05.09
TM201+
3sd
3sd
2sd
logo Operation now by Abellio

04.07.09
WS201+
4DEM
3DEM
3DEM

UXBRIDGE STATION - Bakers Road - Belmont Road - High Street - Harefield Road - Oxford Road - Cross Street - Vine Street - High Street - Hillingdon Hill - Kingston Lane - Hillingdon Hospital - Pield Heath Road - Harlington Road - West Drayton Road - Hayes End - Hewens Road - Mellow Lane - Pole Hill Road - Charville Lane - Bury Avenue - Goshawk Gardens - Adelphi Crescent (western arm) - Adelphi Way - Kingshill Avenue - Lansbury Drive - Uxbridge Road - Coldharbour Lane - HAYES Sainsbury's
Diverted at Charville Lane to Hayes as shown

8489

8489 Sainsbury's stand

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19.11.11
WS201+
4DEM
3DEM
3DEM

Contract renewal

2014 map

Extracted from Map 29 drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

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19.11.16
WS201+
5DEM
4DEM
3DEM

Contract renewal.

8162

8570

A quick look at the schedules reveals that Running Number 205 only performs one journey on a schoolday, captured here worked by 8162 normally found on Route U9

© Anthony Moore

The usual type to be seen on the U7 is represented by AD E200 Dart as shown here

© Anthony Moore

Garages

WS Hayes
Changeover point was Charville Lane Estate with one late meal relief at Uxbridge, then when route was extended to Hayes Sainsburys the relief point was changed to Hayes terminus

 

 

Comment
I would imagine the relief point at Charville Lane was unpopular - nothing there !

 

Current times for Route live stands Tender Specs

 

© Ian Armstrong 2017
Date of edit   Tuesday, 19.09.17