Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
27.10.43
SP
LT
LT
LT
   
ex 51A
ex 51A
ex 51

SIDCUP STATION - Sidcup High Street - Sidcup Hill - Foots Cray - Cray Road - St Mary Cray - Orpington - ORPINGTON STATION (Daily irregular journeys )
New Route

23.04.44
SP
LT
LT
--
   
ex 51A
ex51A
 

SIDCUP STATION - Sidcup High Street - Sidcup Hill - Foots Cray - Cray Road - St Mary Cray - Orpington - ORPINGTON STATION (Mon-Sat irregular journeys )
Sunday service withdrawn

map
Extracted from June 1946 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
24.03.48
SP
LT
LT
LT
   
ex 51A
ex51A
ex 51

SIDCUP STATION (Mon-Sat) - Sidcup High Street - Sidcup Hill - FOOTS CRAY (Sun) Cray Road - St Mary Cray - Orpington - ORPINGTON STATION (Daily irregular journeys )
Sunday service reintroduced but only between Foots Cray and Orpington

06.06.48
SP
LT
LT
--
   
ex 51A
ex51A
 

SIDCUP STATION - Sidcup High Street - Sidcup Hill - Foots Cray - Cray Road - St Mary Cray - Orpington - ORPINGTON STATION (Mon-Sat irregular journeys )
Sunday service withdrawn

13.04.49
SP
RTL
RTL
--
   
ex 51A
ex51A
 

LT type withdrawn - RTL type introduced

51B times

Scanned from August 1949 Red Book

17.10.51
withdrawn ,
Last day of operation 16.10.51