Route History

Route 33 fares

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
15.08.62
BK
5RT
6RT
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BECONTREE HEATH (Mon-Sat) - Green Lane - Becontree - Bennetts Castle Lane - Longbridge Road - Barking - East Ham - Upton Park - PLAISTOW Greengate (Mon-Fri) - CANNING TOWN (Sats)
Route introduced to partly replace withdrawn section of Route 5

09.10.63
BK
5RT
--
--
 
WH321+
--
6RTL
--

Saturday BK allocation transferred to WH.

RTL681

RTL681 (WH)  seen at ?

Part of Jeff Lloyd collection

1964 map
 
27.01.65
U
11RT
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BECONTREE HEATH - CANNING TOWN (Mon-Fri) - SILVERTOWN Holt Road (Mon-Fri peaks)
BK & WH allocations withdrawn.
Mon-Fri U allocation introduced.
Mon-Fri Route extended from Plaistow to Canning Town and further extended from Canning Town to Silvertown via Route 58.

RT2447

RT2447 Barking Road where the trolleybus poles are still in place

This image available on the
Nostalgia download

02.09.65
U
11RM
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--

RT type replaced by RM.

33 times
Extracted from 1965 Red Book

31.12.66
Route withdrawn.

Operating Garages

BK Barking
Changeover point
outside garage

U Upton Park
Changeover point
Priory Road

WH West Ham
Changeover point
Greengate