Route History

 

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
at 03.10.34
F
15NS
3DH
12NS
3DH
--
 
G
19NS
15NS
--

PUTNEY COMMON Cricketers  -  Putney Bridge  -  Fulham Road  -  Walham Green  -  South Kensington  -  Brompton Road  -  Piccadilly  -  Charing Cross  -  Fleet Street  -  Bank  -  Aldgate  -  Bow  -  Stratford  -  Leytonstone High Road  -  WANSTEAD Red House ( Mon-Sat )

1934 map
Extracted from 1934 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
30.01.35
F
18NS
15NS
--
 
G
19NS
15NS
--

DH type withdrawn

17.04.35
F
18NS
15NS
--
 
G
19NS
15NS
--
 
AF
--
--
10NS
 
D
--
--
9NS

PUTNEY COMMON Cricketers  -  WANSTEAD Red House ( Daily )
Sunday introduction - Chelverton Road (AF) and Dalston (D) introduced

05.06.35
F
18NS
16NS
--
 
G
19NS
@17NS
--
 
AF
--
--
10NS
 
D
--
--
9NS

Saturday pm Forest Gate (G) was a joint operation with Route 96A which only operated on Summer Sat pm between Putney Common and Loughton.
The routeing can be seen on the 1939 map below

02.10.35
F
18NS
15NS
--
 
G
19NS
15NS
--

PUTNEY COMMON Cricketers  -  WANSTEAD Red House ( Mon-Sat )
Sunday service suspended for winter months

08.04.36
F
18NS
16NS
--
 
G
19NS
@17NS
--
 
AF
--
--
9STL
 
D
--
--
9STL

PUTNEY COMMON Cricketers  -  WANSTEAD Red House ( Daily )
Sunday reintroduction,

27.05.36
F
18STL
@15STL
--
 
G
19NS
@17NS+
--
      1NS/40  
 
AF
--
--
9STL
 
D
--
--
9STL

Chelverton Road (AF) now also have a joint operation with 96A Saturday pm

07.10.36
F
18STL
15STL
--
 
G
18STL
15STL
--

PUTNEY COMMON Cricketers  -  WANSTEAD Red House ( Mon-Sat )
Sunday service suspended for winter months

24.03.37
F
18STL
15STL
9STL
 
G
18STL
15STL
--
 
H
--
--
9STL

PUTNEY COMMON  Cricketers  -  WANSTEAD Red House ( Daily )
Sunday reintroduction
Sunday only Chelverton Road (AF) withdrawn
Sunday Putney Bridge (F) and Hackney (H) introduced

28.05.37
F
18STL
@15STL
9STL
 
G
18STL
@16STL
--
 
H
--
--
9STL

PUTNEY COMMON Spencer Arms  - 
WANSTEAD Red House
( Daily )
Putney Common terminal altered
Saturday pm joint operation with 96A  reintroduced
06.10.37
F
18STL
15STL
--
 
G
18STL
15STL
--

PUTNEY COMMON Spencer Arms -  WANSTEAD Red House ( Mon-Sat )
Sunday service suspended for winter months

04.05.38
F
18STL
@16STL
9STL
 
G
18STL
@16STL
--
 
H
--
--
9STL

PUTNEY COMMON Spencer Arms  - 
WANSTEAD Red House
( Daily )
Sunday reintroduction
Saturday pm joint operation with 96A  reintroduced
12.10.38
F
18STL
15STL
--
 
G
18STL
15STL
--

PUTNEY COMMON Spencer Arms  -  WANSTEAD Red House ( Mon-Sat )
Sunday service suspended for winter months

03.05.39
F
18STL
@16STL
9STL
 
G
17STL
@16STL
--
 
H
--
--
9STL


PUTNEY COMMON Spencer Arms  - 
WANSTEAD Red House
( Daily )
Sunday reintroduction
Saturday pm joint operation with 96A  reintroduced
. This was the last season that 96A operated

1939 map

Extracted from June 1939 map drawn by Mike Harris
I have shown the 96A routeing for clarity as this is part of the 96 story but omitted the central and western section as this was the same as 1934

Scanned from April 1958 Red Book, the complete book is available from the Sales List

01.11.39
F
9STL
14STL
--
 
G
12STL
6STL
--

PUTNEY COMMON Spencer Arms  -  WANSTEAD Red House ( Mon-Sat )
Sunday service withdrawn

30.04.41
F
7STL
3PROV
7STL
7ST
--
 
G
11STL
7STL
--

Provincial buses introduced

29.10.41
F
10RT
12RT
--
 
G
11STL
8STL
--

Provincial type withdrawn but RT type introduced at Putney Bridge (F)

05.05.48
F
7RT
7STL
8RT
6STL
--
 
G
19STL
20STL
--


PUTNEY COMMON Spencer Arms  - 
REDBRIDGE STATION
( Mon-Sat )
Extended from Wanstead to Redbridge

96 entry
Taken from 1950 allocation book which is for sale in pdf form


11.10.50
F
14RT
12RT
--
 
G
19RT
20RT
--

RT type introduced at at Forest Gate (G)

RT43

RT43 seen on the Fulham Road

This image available on the
Nostalgia download

16.03.55
F
13RTL
8RTL
--
 
G
17RT
11RT
--

Putney Bridge (F) allocation converted to RTL type.

RTL1153

RTL1153 location unknown

This image available on the
Nostalgia download

 

30.04.58
F
13RTL
9RTL
--
 
G
14RT
--
--

PUTNEY COMMON Spencer Arms - ALDWYCH (Sats) - REDBRIDGE STN (Mon-Fri)
Saturday Route withdrawn between Aldwych and Redbridge thus Forest Gate (G) allocation also withdrawn on this day.

1958 times
Scanned from April 1958 Red Book, the complete book is available from the Sales List

20.08.58
Route withdrawn.

Operating Garages

G Forest Gate
Changeover point ?

F Putney Bridge
Changeover point Lower Richmond Road

H Hackney
Changeover point not known - possibly  Aldgate
or Mile End Gate

D Dalston
Changeover point not known

AF Chelverton Road
Changeover point Lower Richmond Road

 

© Ian Armstrong 2016
Date of edit   Friday, 25.11.16