Route History

Route 209 fares

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
14.05.52
HD
4STL
4STL
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HARROW WEALD GARAGE - Headstone Lane - Hatch End - Pinner - Canon Lane - Rayners Lane Stn - Alexandra Avenue - Eastcote Lane - SOUTH HARROW STN (MS)
NEW ROUTE
This route was unique at the time in not having any traffic lights en-route

1952 map
Extracted from 1952 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
19.05.54
HD
3RT
4RT
--

RT type introduced

01.12.54
HD
5RT
7RT
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HARROW WEALD GARAGE - Hatch End - Pinner - Rayners Lane Stn - Thackeray Drive - Scott Crescent,Coles Crescent - Eastcote Lane - SOUTH HARROW STN (MS)
Re-routed between Rayners Lane and South Harrow.

23.01.57
HD
5RT
5RT
--
209
Scanned from April 1958 Red Book, the complete book is available from the Sales List
23.01.66
HD
6RT
5RT
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SOUTH HARROW STN - Rayners Lane - Pinner - Hatch End - Headstone Lane - Long Elmes - HARROW WEALD GARAGE (MS) College Avenue - College Hill Road - Kenton Lane - Belmont Circle - Kenton Lane - Kenton Road - Rushout Avenue - (return via Northwick Avenue) NORTWICK PARK STATION (Mon-Fri peaks)
Mon-Fri peaks extended from Harrow Weald to Northwick Park via withdrawn 230A.

RT3271

RT3271 seen on a Sunday morning in 1969 at the back of Harrow Weald Garage

© Malcolm Allan

30.01.71
HD
7MBS
4MBS
--

CONVERTED TO SINGLE DECK ONE PERSON OPERATION

MBS553

MBS553. HD's route 209 was an ill-conceived recipient of dual-door flat fare standee Merlins for its outer suburban run to South Harrow. This is Eastcote Road in Pinner. 6/73.

© Malcolm Allan

05.01.74
HD
7SMS
4MBS
--

Converted from Merlin to Swift operation

SMS212 leaves HD Garage

This image available on the
Single Deck download

 

19.07.79
HD121+
6LS
5LS
--

Converted from Swift to Leyland National operation.

LS323

LS323 South Harrow

© John Parkin


08.03.84
HD121+
4LS/2M
5LS
--

Partial Metrobus allocation introduced.

02.11.85
HD121+
7M
6M
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SOUTH HARROW - HARROW WEALD GARAGE (MS evgs) - STANMORE STN (Sat early am) Marsh Lane - Canons Park - EDGWARE STATION (Mon-Fri except evgs/Sat shop hours)
Mon-Fri peak hour extension between Harrow Weald and Northwick Park being replaced by revised 136.
Mon-Sat extended from Harrow Weald to Edgware via withdrawn Route 286.
Leyland National allocation withdrawn.

14.12.85
HD121+
7M
6LS
--

Leyland National allocation re-introduced on Saturdays.

14.11.87
HD121+
1V+
--
--
    3M/340    

STANMORE STN - SOUTH HARROW STN (SDO jnys)
Route reduced to school journeys only - main service renumbered H12

M1057

M1057 Pinner

This image available on the
Metrobus download

04.07.92
Route withdrawn - or in effect journeys renumbered H12.

Operating Garage

HD Harrow Weald
Changeover point at garage

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