Route History

 

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
07.09.68
WN
16MBS
--
9MBS
W3 ENTRY
Taken from 1968 allocation boook which is for sale

FINSBURY PARK - NORTHUMBERLAND PARK ( Mon-Fri / Sun )

Towards Finsbury Park Station:
NORTHUMBERLAND PARK - Park Lane - Willoughby Lane - Northumberland Park - Tottenham High Road - White Hart Lane - Creighton Road - White Hart Lane - Perth Road - Lordship Lane - Station Road - Buckingham Road - Bridge Road - Bedford Road - Alexandra Palace Way - Priory Road - Hornsey High Street - Middle Lane - Rokesly Avenue - Tottenham Lane - Ferme Park Road - Stapleton Hall Road - Stroud Green Road - Morris Place - FINSBURY PARK Clifton Terrace.

Towards Northumberland Park Station:
Finsbury Park Bus Station Bay B - Stroud Green Road - Stapleton Hall Road - Ferme Park Road - Tottenham Lane - Elmfield Avenue - Middle Lane - Hornsey High Street - Priory Road - Alexandra Palace Way - Bedford Road - Bridge Road - Buckingham Road - Station Road - Lordship Lane - Perth Road - White Hart Lane - Creighton Road - White Hart Lane - Tottenham High Road - Northumberland Park.
New flat fare OPO route replacing Route 233 . The Saturday service was replaced by New Routes W5 and W6

22.03.69
WN
18MBS
14MBS
9MBS

FINSBURY PARK - NORTHUMBERLAND PARK ( Daily )
Saturday service introduced - Route W5 and W6 withdrawn

MBS34

MBS34 Alexandra Palace - this bus was to be transferred to London Country

© John Parkin

W3 MAP

Extracted from 1970 historical map with kind permission from Mike Harris

The Greater London Bus Map

22.09.74
WN
19DMS
14DMS
9DMS

Converted to double deck operation ( DMS)

DMS913

DMS913 Stroud Green Road

© John Parkin

04.06.81
WN
19M
13M
7M

DMS type replaced by Metrobus

M1313

M1313 Alexandra Palace

© Peter Horrex

Mid 2000
WN21+
18DLA
13DLA
10DLA
logo Converted to low floor operation

dla125 DLA125 at the Northumberland Park stand
15.10.11
LV1+
20DLA
22DLA
15DLA

Wood Green (WN) allocation transferred to Lea Valley (LV)

vlw60 VLW60 Northumberland Park
Feb 2012
LV1+
20T
22T
15T

Gradual conversion from DLA to new Enviro (T)

T229

T229 seen from Alexandra Palace

© Ian Armstrong

01.03.14
WN201+
21T
16T
11T

Lea Valley closed - allocation moved to Wood Green (WN)

W3 times

Garages

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WN Wood Green
Crew Changeover point at Wood Green Station

LV Lea Valley
Crew Changeover point at Northumberland Park ?

Stands and turning points