Route History

Route 1 fares

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
at 03.10.34
P
5LN
4DE
5LN
4DE
5LN

OLD KENT ROAD Canal Bridge - Rotherhithe New Road - Hawkstone Road - Surrey Docks - Trundleys Road - NEW CROSS Clifton Rise

1934 map
Extracted from 1934 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
27.05.36
P
9Q
9Q
6Q

Converted to Q type

06.05.53
P
7RF
7RF
5RF

Q type replaced by RF.

27.11.57
P
7RF
6RF
4RF

NEW CROSS Clifton Rise - Trundleys Road - Surrey Docks - ROTHERHITHE NEW ROAD St James's Road (Suns) - St James's Road - Southwark Park Road - Galleywall Road - Rotherhithe New Road - Surrey Docks - Trundleys Road - NEW CROSS Clifton Rise (MS)
Sunday loop working via Galleywall Road withdrawn.

1957 TIMES
 
26.11.58
NX
7RF
6RF
4RF

Old Kent Road garage closed - allocation transferred to New Cross (NX) - although garage journeys still started and finished at Old Kent Road

RF486 RF486 - taken from the Red RF page with permission from
Peter Osborne
01.07.64
NX
7RF
5RF
2RF

NEW CROSS Clifton Rise - Trundleys Road - Surrey Docks - ROTHERHITHE NEW ROAD St James's Road
Bermondsey loop working withdrawn in favour of new route 202A - allocation joint with 202A,

1964 times
Extracted from July 1964 Red Book
11.03.67
NX
7RF
4RF
2RF

NEW CROSS Clifton Rise - Trundleys Road - Surrey Docks - ROTHERHITHE NEW ROAD St James's Road (Suns) - St James's Road - Southwark Park Road - Galleywall Road - Rotherhithe New Road - Surrey Docks - Trundleys Road - NEW CROSS Clifton Rise (MS)
Reverted to previous loop working and Route 202A withdrawn.

26.10.68
Withdrawn - replaced by new flat fare routes P1 and P2.

Operating Garages

P Old Kent Road
Changeover point at ?

NX New Cross
Changeover point at ?