Route History

fares for 239

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
12.05.90
GB
6MA
5MA
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VICTORIA - Buckingham Palace Road - Pimlico Road - Royal Hospital Road - Cheyne Walk - Battersea Bridge Road - then Battersea Church Road ( return via Westbridge Road ) Vicarage Crescent - Lombard Road - York Road - Plough Road - Grant Road - Falcon Road - CLAPHAM JUNCTION and terrminated in a loop via St John's Hill - Strath Terrace - Boutflower Road ( stand) - Battersea Rise - and St John's Road. ( Mon-Sat )
NEW MS ROUTE : midibus operated - partly replaced withdrawn section of Route 39.

ma123
MA123 Buckingham Palace Road
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12.06.93
BB101+
5MA/1MRL
4MA
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Reallocated to Battersea Base.

MRL193

MRL193 Terminus Place

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27.06.98
AF81+
6DRL
5DRL
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Battersea base closed - allocation moved to Putney (AF)

DRL62

DRL62 St John's Road

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12.12.98
AF81+
7DRL
7DRL
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lg logo Contract renewal
30.09.01
AF81+
7DPL
7DPL
5LDP

VICTORIA - CLAPHAM JUNCTION
Sunday service introduced.

239 map
Scanned from 2001 leaflet advising of new Sunday service
14.09.02
SW21+
9DRL
7DRL
6DRL

Reallocated to Stockwell (SW)

03 ?
SW21+
9LDP
7LDP
6LDP

Converted to LDP type single deck.

LDP238

LDP238 Buckingham Palace Road

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15.02.08
Last day of operation - replaced by extending Route 170 from Clapham Junction to Victoria via 239 routeing.

Operating Garages

GB Gillingham Street Basement
Changeover at garage

BB Battersea Base
Changeover at garage

SW Stockwell
Changeover at garage

AF Putney
Changeover at garage

Stands and turning points