Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
09.09.72
E41+
3FS
3FS
3FS

SOUTHGATE STATION - The Bourne - Bourne Hill - Highlands Hospital - Grange Park - ENFIELD TOWN
New OPO minibus route

FS20

FS20 is seen in Enfield showing an FY garage plate

This image available on the
Nostalgia 2 download

08.06.75
E41+
3FS
3FS
3FS

SOUTHGATE STATION - The Bourne - Fox Lane - Cranley Gardens - Bourne Hill - Highlands Hospital - Grange Park - ENFIELD TOWN
Diverted via Fox Lane and Cranley Gardens between The Bourne and Bourne Hill.

W9 times
Scanned from Jan 76 red book
05.12.76
E41+
3BS
3BS
3BS

FS type replaced by Bristol BS

25.07.81
E41+
3BL
3BL
3BL

BS type replaced by Bristol BL

24.04.82
E41+
4BL
4BL
--

MUSWELL HILL BROADWAY - Bounds Green - Southgate - Bourne Hill - Highlands Hospital - Grange Park - ENFIELD TOWN (Mon-Sat)
Extended from Southgate to Muswell Hill part replacing withdrawn Route 244
Sunday withdrawn

13.07.85
EN
sd
sd
--
logo Route transferred  to Eastern National under LRT tendering process

05.03.89
EN
sd
sd
sd

MUSWELL HILL BROADWAY ( Mon-Sat ) - SOUTHGATE ( Sun pm ) - ENFIELD TOWN ( Mon-Sat - Sun pm )
Sunday pm service added between Enfield Town and Southgate

29.07.90
PE
sd
sd
sd
logo Route transferred  to Thamesway under LRT tendering process

Jointly operated with Route 379 from Ponders End depot

257

Thamesway 257 still shows sign of previous operator

This image available on the
First London download

01.02.92
PE
sd
sd
sd

SOUTHGATE STATION - Bourne Hill - Highlands Hospital - Grange Park - Enfield Town - Baker Street - Parsonage Lane - Lavender Hill - CHASE FARM HOSPITAL
Withdrawn between Southgate and Muswell Hill - this section replaced by New Route 299
Extended from Enfield Town to Chase Farm Hospital and now runs all day on Sunday

303

303 at Southgate

This image available on the
First London download

26.10.96
PE
sd
sd
sd

SOUTHGATE STATION - High Street - Southgate Circus - The Bourne - Fox Lane - Cranley Gardens - Bourne Hill - Hoppers Road - Winchmore Hill - Wades Hill - Green Dragon Lane - World's End Lane - Highlands Avenue - Newsholme Avenue - Pennington Drive (west arm) - Tresilian Avenue - World's End Lane - Green Dragon Lane - Cadogan Gardens - Vera Avenue - The Grangeway - Old Park Ridings - Old Park Avenue - Church Street - Enfield - The Town - Silver Street - Baker Street - Parsonage Lane - Holtwhite's Hill - Lavender Hill - Hunters Way - CHASE FARM HOSPITAL
Rerouted to serve Highlands Village

26.06.98
NP201+
7midi
6midi
2midi
logo Contract reassigned to Capital Citybus

627

Optare 627

This image available on the
First London download

04.03.00
PB281+
7EDR
7EDR
4EDR
logo Contract reassigned

New contract commenced with Metroline operating from Potters Bar Garage (PB)

EDR28

EDR28 Southgate

This image is available on the Metroline download

02.07.05
PB251+
8DML
7DML
4DML

Fixed stops introduced at Highlands Village

DML534

DML534 Enfield Town

This image is available on the Metroline download

06.02.10
PB251+
8DMS
7DMS
4DMS

Contract renewal

W9 Map 2014 Enfield Town Centre

Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris

The Greater London Bus Map
07.02.15
PB251+
8DEM
8DEM
4DEM

SOUTHGATE STATION - CHASE FARM HOSPITAL
Contract extended for two years

DEM1353

DEM1353 Enfield Town

© Lawrence Living

04.02.17
SM41+
7MMC
7MMC
3MMC
LOGO NEW CONTRACT and new buses
ae23
AE23 rests at Chase Farm

 

 

 

live stands Tender Specifications 160 fares 1964


Garages

E Ponders End
Crew Changeover point at Enfield Town ?

PE Ponders End
Crew Changeover point at Enfield Town ?

NP Northumberland Park
Crew Changeover point at Enfield Town ?

PB Potters bar
Crew Changeover point at garage - buses running out of service from Chase Farm Hospital

SM South Mimms
Crew Changeover point at Chase Farm Hospital

 

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2017
Date of edit   Sunday, 05.03.17

 

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© Ian Armstrong 2017
Date of edit   Sunday, 05.03.17