Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
27.05.89
UX
3MA+
3MA+
4MA
    2MA/U2 1MA/U2  
Sunday allocation includes U4
logo New contract

UXBRIDGE STATION - Swakeleys Road - Ickenham - West Ruislip - RUISLIP STATION
New Route replacing withdrawn section of Route 223

1990 map
Taken from 1990 Winter Bus Map
08.06.91
UX
3MA+
3MA+
--
    2MA/U2 1MA/U2  

UXBRIDGE - RUISLIP ( Mon-Sat )
Sunday service withdrawn without replacement

17.08.91
UX
4MA
1LS+
5MA
--
    2MA/U2 1MA/U2  

UXBRIDGE - RUISLIP ( Mon-Sat ) - High Street - Bury Street - Ladygate Lane - Ducks Hill Road - Mount Vernon Hospital - White Hill - Northwood Road - HAREFIELD HOSPITAL
( Mon-Sat except evenings )
One Mon-Fri off peak journey each way between Harefield and Ruislip bifurcated from Bury Street via Sharpes Lane - Southcote Rise - Westcote Rise - Woodville Gardens - Heathfield Rise - Field Way - Hill Lane - Manor Road and The Oaks
Mon-Sat except evenings extended from Ruislip to Harefield Hospital
Bifurcated journey as shown above introduced

29.02.92
UX
5MA
1LS+
6MA
--
    2MA/U2 1MA/U2  

UXBRIDGE - Swakeleys - Ickenham - Ruislip - Bury Street - Ducks Hill Road - Mount Vernon Hospital - White Hill - Harefield Hospital - Rickmansworth Road - Church Street - Rickmansworth - Mill End - Berry Lane Estate - Valley Road - Dog Kennel Lane - Chorleywood Common - Chorleywood Station - Shire Lane then a one way clockwise loop as shown on map below
Diverted at Rickmansworth to run via Church Lane and Berry Lane instead of Field Way

U1 chorleywood
Certain journeys at Rickmansworth via Uxbridge Road - then double run via Field Way - Berry Lane - The Queens Drive - Chiltern Drive - Shepherds Lane - Tudor Way - Berry Lane - Church Lane - Uxbridge Road - Denham Way - Chalfont Road - Hornhill Road - Woodand Road - Denham Way - Denham - to UXBRIDGE STATION
 
MA43

MA43 seen departing for the wilds of Hertfordshire

This image available on the
Single Deck download

12.12.92
UX
5MA
1LS+
6MA
--
    2MA/U2 1MA/U2  

Rerouted between Rickmansworth and Chorleywood from Church Lane via one way loop Shepherds Lane - Chiltern Drive - The Queens Drive - Berry Lane - Tudor Way - Church Lane - Uxbridge Road - then Long Lane and a one way loop via Heronsgate Road - Shire Lane - Lower Road - Capell Road - Capel Way - Hubbarbs Road - Furze View - Stag Lane - Long Lane and return

22.05.93
UX
5MA+
6MA+
--
    2MA/U2
1MA/U4
1MA/U2  

Chorleywood loop altered - now Long Lane - Stag Lane - Furze View - Hubbarbs Road - Capell Way - Lower Road - Shire Lane - and Heronsgate Road

01.10.94
UX
3MA
3MA
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RUISLIP STATION - UXBRIDGE STATION
Section beyond Ruislip replaced by new route R1 supported by Herts CC - Heathfield Rise section replaced by New U10

31.08.96
UX
9MA
9MA
3MA

RUISLIP STATION - Ickenham - Swakeleys - Uxbridge - Cowley - Station Road - Church Road - Pield Heath Road - Colham Green - Falling Lane - West Drayton Station - Porters Way -
STOCKLEY ESTATE ( Suns ) - Lavender Rise - Stockley Park Business Park - Furzeground Way - Dawley Road - Botwell Common Road - Botwell Lane - Hayes Town Centre -
HAYES STATION ( Mon-Sat )
Extended from Uxbridge to Stockley Estate via withdrawn U5 and further extended Mon-Sat to Hayes via withdrawn Route U6
Sunday service introduced between Ruislip and Stockley Estate

L4

L4 with the A10 livery has strayed onto the U1 - seen at Ruislip

This image available on the
First London download

02.05.98
UX
9DML
9DML
3DML

Start of new contract using low floor buses

SCANNED FROM MAY 1998 LEAFLET
24.01.04
UX
6DML
5DML
3DML

RUISLIP STATION - Ickenham - Swakeleys - Uxbridge - Hillingdon Road - Cleveland Road - Station Road - Brunel University - HILLINGDON HOSPITAL
Withdrawn between Hillingdon Hospital and Hayes - this section was replaced by Route U5

41767

41767 Uxbridge

This image available on the
First London download

03.05.08
UX
8DMC
7DMC
3DMC

RUISLIP STATION - Ickenham - Swakeleys - Uxbridge - Hillingdon Road - Kingston Lane - Pield Heath Road - Hillingdon Hospital - Colham Green Road - Violet Avenue - Apple Tree Avenue - Falling Lane - Yiewsley High Street - WEST DRAYTON STATION
Rerouted between Uxbridge and Hillingdon via Kingston Lane instead of Cleveland Road
Extended from Hillingdon Hospital to West Drayton Station

41544 DML44154

DMC41544 West Drayton stand

This image available on the
First London download

DML44154 Belmont Road - Uxbridge

This image available on the
First London download

22.06.13
UX
8DE
7DE
3DE
logo Contract novated to Metroline West - no change in operation

DE1895

DE895 Belmont Road - Uxbridge

This image is available on the Metroline download

29.04.17
UX
8DE
7DE
3DE

RUISLIP STATION - WEST DRAYTON STATION
Contract renewal

Garages

UX Uxbridge
Changeover point Uxbridge

Current times for Route live stands

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2017
Date of edit   Wednesday, 26.04.17