Route History

 

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
14.06.69
E
6MBS
5MBS
3MBS
roundel New flat fare OPO route replacing Route 128

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - Gordon Hill - Enfield Town - Park Avenue - Village Road - Church Street - LOWER EDMONTON STATION

w8 map
Extracted from 1970 historical map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
03.03.73
E
6MBS
6MBS
3MBS

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - Gordon Hill - Enfield Town - Park Avenue - Village Road - Church Street - LOWER EDMONTON STATION ( Mon-Fri peak) -: Bounces Road - PICKETTS LOCK CENTRE
( except Mon-Fri peak/Sat/Sun )
Extended from Lower Edmonton to Picketts Lock Centre

23.03.74
EM111+
7DMS
7DMS
6DMS

Converted to double deck operation and moved from Ponders End (E) to Edmonton (EM

07.08.76
EM111+
8DMS
7DMS
4DMS

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LOWER EDMONTON STATION ( Mon-Fri am peak) -: Bounces Road - PICKETTS LOCK CENTRE ( except Mon-Fri am peak/Sat/Sun ) or EDMONTON Tramway Avenue ( garage journeys )
Extended from Lower Ldmonton to Picketts Lock Mon-Fri pm peak and garage journeys extended in service to Edmonton Tramway Avenue

01.10.79
EM111+
8DMS
7DMS
4DMS
LT divided into 8 districts - W7 part of Leaside
09.04.82
EM111+
8M
8M
5M

DMS type replaced by Metrobus

03.08.85
EM111+
3M
5M
5M
PB61+
5M
4M
--

mon-Sat Potters Bar allocation added

01.02.86
PB61+
9M
9M
5M

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LOWER EDMONTON STATION ( Mon-Fri am peak) -: Bounces Road - PICKETTS LOCK CENTRE ( except Mon-Fri am peak/Sat/Sun )
Edmonton (EM) allocaion withdrawn due to garage closure

06.06.87
PB61+
9M
9M
5M

POTTERS BAR GARAGE ( Sun garage journeys ) - CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LOWER EDMONTON STATION ( Mon-Fri am peak) -: Bounces Road - PICKETTS LOCK CENTRE ( except Mon-Fri am peak/Sat/Sun )
Sun garage journeys now operate in service

01.04.89
PB61+
9M
9M
5M
logo London Buses was divided into 12 business units - in preparation for sell-off
LS112

LS112 Potters Bar Garage

This image available on the
Single Deck download

02.02.92
PB61+
9M
9M
5M

POTTERS BAR GARAGE ( MS pm - Sun garage journeys ) - CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - PICKETTS LOCK CENTRE
Route now registered to run two Mon-Sat late night journeys to Potters Bar Garage

M1365

M1365 Lower Edmonton Station

This image available on the
Metrobus download

26.10.94
PB61+
9M
9M
5M
MTL london London Northern purchased by MTL

25.07.98
NP91+
9M
9M
6M
fc logo Contract moved to First Capital

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LEE VALLEY LEISURE COMPLEX
Potters Bar garage journeys withdrawn

M479

M479 Enfield Town - although when with First Capital it was numbered 302

This image available on the
Metrobus download

24.06.99
NP91+
9TN
9TN
6TN

Start of conversion to low floor type buses

TN870

The generous blind box on TN970 allows no less than 8 via points all with double name

This image available on the
First London download

26.07.03
PB321+
13DLD
14DLD
9DLD
logo Contract reassigned to Metroline (PB) using single deckers
DLD72

DLD72 Enfield Town

This image is available on the Metroline download


02.09.03
PB321+
13TP
14TP
9TP

Converted to double deck - the DLD type transferred to Perivale for Route 297

26.07.08
PB321+
13DLD
14DLD
9DLD
metroline logo Contract extended for two years
TP441

TP441 Edmonton Green

This image is available on the Metroline download

24.07.10
PB321+
14TP
14TP
9TP
metroline logo Contract renewal
25.07.15
PB321+
15TE
14TE
9TE

Contract extended for two years

Garages

E Ponders End
Crew Changeover point at Enfield Town ?

EM Edmonton
Crew Changeover point at Lower Edmonton Station ?

PB Potters Bar
Crew Changeover point at garage

NP Northumberland Park
Crew Changeover point at Edmonton Green ?

Stands and turning points

2014 map

Extracted from Map 35 drawn by Mike Harris

The Greater London Bus Map