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81B FARES

19.05.54
AV
--
2RT
7RT

LONDON AIRPORT CENTRAL, Private Tunnel, Harlington Corner, Cranford, Hounslow West Stn, HOUNSLOW GARAGE (Sat/Sun)
Hard to believe but this route was introduced as a summer weekend route as London Airport was then an attraction.

RT2703
RT2703 London Airport Central

This image available on the
Nostalgia CD

16.10.54
Route withdrawn for winter months

13.04.55
AV
3RT
5RT
8RT

HOUNSLOW GARAGE, LONDON AIRPORT CENTRAL
Re-introduced on a daily basis, it is interesting to note that the weekend vehicle allocations were greater than Mon-Fri

81B times
Scanned from April 1958 Red Book, the complete book is available from the Sales List
09.05.62
AV
6RT
7RT
20RM

LONDON AIRPORT CENTRAL, HOUNSLOW GARAGE (Mon-Sat), SHEPHERDS BUSH GREEN (Suns)
Sunday extended from Hounslow to Shepherds Bush replacing withdrawn trolleybus route 657 on this day only.
Note the RM allocation on Sunday derived from the  117  allocation.

12.05.63
AV
6RM
7RM
20RM

Mon-Sat converted from RT to RM.

RM1204

RM1204 at Hounslow Garage

This image available on the
Nostalgia CD

 

23.08.69
AV
4RM
6RM
3RM

HOUNSLOW Bus Station, HEATHROW CENTRAL
Withdrawn between Hounslow and Shepherds Bush Green, replaced by Sunday 117.

RM232

RM232 Hounslow Garage sidecourt

Part of Jeff Lloyd collection

18.04.70
AV
5SM
5SM
4SM

Converted to One Person Operation using single deck Swift vehicles.

SM41

SM41 Hounslow High Street

This image available on the
single deck CD

26.09.70
Route withdrawn, replaced by new Route 82.

Operating Garage

AV Hounslow
Changeover point at garage

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