Route History

 

04.03.89
EN
5midi
5midi
3midi
LOGO NEW SERVICE

WOODFORD WELLS Horse & Well - Woodford Green - South Woodford - Hermon Hill - Wanstead - Cambridge Park - Green Man Roundabout - LEYTONSTONE STATION (Mon-Sat except evgs / Sun 1100-2000 )
New Daily midibus route replacing Route 235 operated by Eastern National from a depot in Walthamstow - confusingly the code used was WW the same as the erstwhile London Forest garage hence the EN code shown above

29.07.90
PE
5midi
5midi
3midi
LOGO Contact reassigned

Operation transferred to Thamesway

800

Thamesway 800 Leytonstone Station

This image available on the
First London download

30.01.95
PE
5midi
5midi
3midi
 
DX
1dd
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--
LOGO logo

Double deck Schoolday journeys introduced between Wanstead and Woodofrd Wells operated by Grey Green

150

Grey Green 150 Woodford Wells stand

This image available on the
Arriva download

05.05.97
PE
6midi
5midi
3midi
 
DX
1dd
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WOODFORD WELLS Horse & Well - LEYTONSTONE BUS STATION (Mon-Sat except evgs / Sun 1100-2000 )
Terminal at Leytonstone now new bus station

W13 MAP
Scanned from leaflet dated 26.11.97
26.09.98
PE41+
6midi
5midi
3midi
 
DX
1dd EX 66
   

WOODFORD WELLS Horse & Well - Woodford Green - South Woodford - Hermon Hill - Wanstead,Cambridge Road - Hollybush Hill - LEYTONSTONE BUS STATION (Mon-Sat except evgs / Sun 1100-2000 )
Diverted between Wanstead and Leytonstone via Cambridge Road and Holltbus Hill
The SDO westbound journeys also went via a different routeing this time - via Blake Hall Road and Bush Road

Service now operated by First Capital except for SDO journeys which stayed with Arriva but were altered as above

11.03.00
DD
6sd
5sd
5sd
 
DX
1dd EX 66
   


WOODFORD WELLS Horse & Well - Woodford Green - South Woodford - Hermon Hill - Wanstead,Cambridge Road - Hollybush Hill - LEYTONSTONE BUS STATION (Mon-Sat / Sun 1100-2000 )
New contract awarded to Arriva East Herts and Essex operating from Debden depot - Arriva London NE still operate SDO journeys
Full evening service introduced

3481

3481 Woodford Green

This image available on the
Arriva download

28.04.03
DD
6sd
5sd
5sd
 
EC
1M
   

Double deck journey reallocated to Leaside Travel (EC)

M1332

M1332 Leaside Travel at Woodford Wells stand

This image available on the
Metrobus download

05.03.05
EC221+
6ADL
6ADL
4ADL
 
EC614
1DLA
   
logo Contract reassigned

Main service now operated by Arriva London North (EC)

ADL77

ADL77 location unknown

This image available on the
Arriva download

10.03.07
HK51+
5DE
5DE
4DE
 
HK56
1EO
   
logo Contract reassigned

WOODFORD WELLS Horse & Well - Woodford Green - South Woodford - Hermon Hill - Wanstead,Cambridge Road - Hollybush Hill - LEYTONSTONE BUS STATION (Daily )
New Contract with HCT including double deck school journeys
Double deck journeys now followed the same routeing as main service thus withdrawn Blake Hall Road and Bush Road

HDC16

HDC16 Leytonstone High Road

This image is part of a download available on the Abellio download

10.03.12
HK51+
5DE
5DE
4DE
 
HK56
1EO
   

Contract renewal - reduced Saturday service

DE1

 

DE1 Leytonstone bus stand

© Ian Armstrong

 

 

11.03.17
HK51+
5DE
5DE
4DE
Double deck
HK56
1SD
   

Contract renewal

 

 

Garages

WW Walthamstow ( Eastern National )
Crew Changeover point not known

PE Ponders End ( Thameswayl )
Crew Changeover point not known

DD Debden ( Arriva East Herts)
Crew Changeover point not known

EC Edmonton ( Arriva London North)
Crew Changeover point not known

DX Barking ( Grey Green )
Crew Changeover n/a

HK Ash Grove
Crew Changeover point Leytonstone - crews usiing the Central Line from Bethnal Green

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