Route History

Route 234 fares

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
19.07.69
TC1
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--
1RFo


SOUTH CROYDON GARAGE - Purley - Sanderstead - SELSDON Farley Road (Suns)
NEW ROUTE replacing route 57A which was withdrawn between South Croydon and Selsdon.

1970 map
Extracted from 1970 historical map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

London transport's RF490 & RT3949 

London transport's RF490 pulls out of South Croydon garage to go into service on route 234B whilst RT 3949 takes a rest just inside the garage on route 197.

© LLoyd Rich

 

31.10.70
TC
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3XA
1RFo

SOUTH CROYDON GARAGE - SELSDON Farley Road (Sat/Sun)
Introduced on Saturdays with Atlanteans spare from Route 234 - replacing Route 115B. between Purley and Selsdon.

London Transport CUV8C 

XA8 on the 234B from Croydon(TC)Garage , photographed here at the Sanderstead Church roundabout.

© B.Coward.

 

20.01.73
TC
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3DMS
1DMS

Service converted to DMS on both days.

234b times
Extracted from February 1973 Red Book
27.09.80
TC201+
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3DMS
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SOUTH CROYDON GARAGE - SELSDON Farley Road (Sats)
Sunday service withdrawn without replacement.

DMS

DMS950 loads up at the shared Green Line / Central Buses stop at Purley

This image available with the
Nostalgia 2 download

04.09.82
Route withdrawn.

 

 

 

 

Operating Garage

TC South Croydon
Changeover point at garage.