Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
20.11.40
RD
2C
2C
1C
OMO operated        


EMERSON PARK Wingletye Lane - Ernest Road - Herbert Road - Wingletye Lane ( return via Parkstone Avenue ) Butts Green Road - Slewins Lane - Balgores Lane - Station Road - Gidea Park - Upper Brentwood Road - Min Road - Straight Road - Noak Hill Road - NOAK HILL Pentowan Cafe (Daily )
New route - replacing withdrawn Emerson Park to Gidea Park section of Route 250 - and withdrawn Gidea Park to Noak Hill section of Route 252

map
Extracted from 1940 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map


02.04.41
RD
2C
2C
1C
OMO operated        

EMERSON PARK ( Mon-Sat ) - GIDEA PARK STATION ( Suns ) - NOAK HILL ( Daily )
Sunday withdrawn between Gidea Park and Emerson Park

29.10.41
RD
2C
2C
--
OMO operated        

EMERSON PARK - NOAK HILL ( Mon-Sat )
Sunday service withdrawn

22.05.46
RD
2C
2C
1C
OMO operated        

EMERSON PARK - NOAK HILL ( Daily )
Sunday service reinstated

20.07.49
RD
2T
2T
1T
Crew operated        

Converted to crew operation and C type replaced by T

11.10.50
RD
3TD
3TD
1TD

Service increase and T type replaced by TD

19.05.54
RD
1RT
1RT
1RT

Converted to double deck ( RT )

238 times

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

19.08.58
Last day of operation - partly replaced by revision to Route 174

Garages

RD Hornchurch
Crew Changeover point not known although it was probably at the garage

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Date edited 06.08.15