Route History

205A fares

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
11.10.61
E
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4RT

EPPING FOREST Wake Arms - Waltham Abbey - Waltham X - Cheshunt - Flamstead End - HAMMOND STREET Rising Sun (Suns)
NEW SUNDAY ROUTE replacing 205 between Flamstead End and Hammond Street and 242 between Waltham Cross and Epping Forest.

01.07.64
E
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5RT

EPPING FOREST Wake Arms - HAMMOND STREET Smiths Lane (Suns)
Hammond Street terminal altered.

1964 times
Extracted from July 1964 Red Book
01.01.70
E
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4RT
205A map

Extracted from 1970 map drawn by Mike Harris

The Greater London Bus Map
16.01.71
L61+
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5RT

Enfield (E) replaced by Loughton (L)

11.05.75
L61+
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3RT

LOUGHTON GARAGE - HAMMOND STREET Smiths Lane (Suns)
Service to Loughton Garage altered to run all the time instead of just garage journeys.

21.06.75
L61+
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3RT

LOUGHTON GARAGE ,Epping Forest - Ninefields - Waltham Abbey - Waltham Cross - Cheshunt ,Flamstead End - HAMMOND STREET (Suns)
Diverted to run via Ninefields Estate.

RT4579

The crew of RT4579 relax after a busy run from Hammond Street ?

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10.04.76
Route withdrawn - replaced by 217A and 279

Operating Garages

E Enfield
Changeover point Waltham Cross

L Loughton
Changeover point at the garage.