Route History

Route 1 fares

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
03.10.34
CF
--
4STL
--
 
EW
4LTL+
4LTL+
--
   
2ST/142
2ST/142
--
 
j
--
--
3LTL
 
W
2LTL+
2LTL
1T
2LTL
1T
    1NS/13
1NS/16
   

GOLDERS GREEN STATION - Brent Street - Hendon - Holders Hill Road - Mill Hill East - The Ridgeway - Mill Hill Broadway - Hale Lane - EDGWARE STATION ( Daily single deck )
GOLDERS GREEN STATION - MILL HILL BROADWAY ( Mon-Fri peaks / Saturday ) Double deck section
This route had previous;y been numbered 104

25.08.35
CF
--
4STL
1STL
 
EW
4LTL+
4LTL+
--
   
2ST/142
2ST/142
--
 
j
--
--
3LTL
 
W
4LTL+
2LTL
2T
3LTL
2T
    1NS/13
1NS/16
   

GOLDERS GREEN STATION - Brent Street - Hendon - Holders Hill Road - Mill Hill East - The Ridgeway - Mill Hill Broadway - Hale Lane - EDGWARE STATION ( Daily single deck )
GOLDERS GREEN STATION - MILL HILL BROADWAY ( Mon-Fri peaks / Saturday  / Sunday ) Double deck section
Sunday double deck section introduced
Sunday Chalk Farm (CF) allocation introduced

06.10.37
EW
4LTL
4LTL
--
 
J
--
--
3LTL
 
W
4LTL
4STL
4LTL
4STL
5LTL
1STL

GOLDERS GREEN STATION - Brent Street - Hendon - Holders Hill Road - Mill Hill East - The Ridgeway - Mill Hill Broadway - Hale Lane - EDGWARE STATION ( Daily single deck )
GOLDERS GREEN STATION - MILL HILL BROADWAY ( Daily ) Double deck section
Double deck section revised to run all day Mon-Fri instead of just peaks
Chalk Farm (CF) allocation withdrawn

05.01.38
EW
4LTL
4LTL
--
 
J
--
4STL
3LTL
 
W
4LTL
4STL
4LTL
5LTL
1STL

Saturday Cricklewood (W) double deck allocation transferred to Holloway (J)

07.06.39
AE
4STD
--
1STD
 
EW
8LTL
8LTL
5LTL
 
J
--
4STL
3LTL

Daily Cricklewood (W) allocation withdrawn
Mon-Fri / Sun Hendon (AE) allocation introduced

Sunday Edgware (EW) allocation introduced

13.12.39
W
9LTL
9LTL
9LTL
Double deck
 
2STL
2STL
1STL

Hendon (AE) , Holloway (J) and Edgware (EW) replaced by Daily Cricklewood (W)

15.05.40
W
10LTL
10LTL
10LTL
Double deck
 
3STL
3STL
3STL

GOLDERS GREEN STATION - EDGWARE STATION ( Daily single deck )
GOLDERS GREEN STATION - MILL HILL BROADWAY ( Daily )

diversion at Mill Hill Diverted at Mill Hill East via Devonshire Road and Sanders Lane instead of Bittacy Hill direct
20.11.40
EW
3LTL
3LTL
3LTL
Double deck
W
10STL
10STL
10STL

MILL HILL Watford Way - EDGWARE STATION ( single deck )
GOLDERS GREEN STATION - MILL HILL Station Road ( Double deck )
Revised to operate in two separate sections as above
Single deck operation now worked by Edgware (EW)

17.05.41
EW
6LTL
6LTL
5LTL
Double deck
W
10STL
10STL
10STL

MILL HILL EAST STN - EDGWARE STATION ( single deck )
GOLDERS GREEN STATION - MILL HILL Station Road ( Double deck )
Single deck section extended from Station Road to Mill Hill East

23.02.44
EW
8LTL
7LTL
4LTL
Double deck
W
8STL
2ST
7STL
2ST+
8STL
      3STL/2  

MILL HILL EAST STN - EDGWARE STATION ( single deck )
GOLDERS GREEN STATION - MILL HILL Station Road ( Double deck )
Rerouteing introduced on 15,05.40 withdrawn, reverted to previous routeing direct via Bittacy Hill

05.05.48
EW
6LTL
5LTL
5LTL
Double deck
W
12RT
12RT
9RT

Cricklewood (W) introduce RT type

26.10.49
EW
6TD
5TD
5TD
Double deck
W
12RT
12RT
9RT

Edgware (EW) introduce TD type

25.07.51
W
12RT
12RT
9RT

GOLDERS GREEN STN - MILL HILL BROADWAY
Single deck section replaced by revised service on Route 240A

30.04.58
W
9RT
7RT
6RT

The keen timetable enthusiast would be forgiven for thinking that the last Sunday journey from Mill Hill would terminate at Hendon Garage but in fact there were a few Cricklewood Garage journeys that went via West Hendon and Staples Corner as shown in the 240 Farechart provided

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

13.05.59
AE
--
--
6RT
 
W
9RT
7RT
--

Sunday Cricklewood (W) allocation transferred to Hendon (AE)

18.12.62
AE
--
--
6RM
 
W
9RT
7RT
--

Sunday converted to RM buses spare from service 13

02.01.63
AE
--
--
6RM
 
W
9RT
6RTL
--

Saturday Cricklewood (W) allocation converted from RT to RTL.

17.05.63
AE
--
--
6RM
 
W
9RTL
6RTL
--

Mon-Fri Cricklewood (W) allocation converted from RT to RTL

07.04.65
AE
--
5RT
6RM
 
W
9RTL
--
--

 Saturday W allocation transferred to AE.

23.01.66
AE
--
3RT
3RM
 
EW
4RT
3RT
--
 
W
6RTL
--
--

GOLDERS GREEN ,Hendon, Mill Hill East Stn, Bittacy Hill, The Ridgeway, Hammers Lane, Daws Lane, Mill Hill Broadway, Hale Lane, EDGWARE STATION
Extended from Mill Hill to Edgware replacing withdrawn 240A
Mon-Sat EW introduced.

RT2750

RT2750 (EW)

This image available on the
RT download

30.11.68
AE
--
2RT
4RM
 
EW
4RT
3RT
--
 
W
5RT
--
--

RTL type withdrawn in favour of RT.

13.06.70
AE
--
2RT
--
 
EW
6RT
3RT
--
 
W
3RT
--
4RT

Sunday Hendon (AE) allocation transferred to Cricklewood (W).

18.07.70
AE
--
2RT
--
 
EW
6RT
3RT
--
 
W
3RT
--
4RM

Sunday converted from RT to RM.

RM1381

RM1381 (W) Golders Green

This image available with the Routemaster download


16.01.71
EW
6SMS
3SMS
4SMS
 
W
3SMS
3SMS
--

Converted to single deck One Person Operation. AE allocation withdrawn.

SMS

SMS233 Golders Green August 1977

© Paul Davis


07.11.80
EW71+
4M
2M
3M
 
W51+
5SMS
5SMS
--

Edgware (EW) allocation converted to double deck M.

04.12.80
EW71+
4M
2M
3M
 
W51+
5M
5M
--

Cricklewood (W) allocation converted to double deck M.

04.09.82
EW71+
6M
3M
3M
 
W191+
--
5M
--

Mon-Fri W allocation withdrawn.

03.08.85
EW71+
7M
5M
3M

Saturday only W allocation withdrawn.

02.11.85
AE31+
-
--
2M
 
EW71+
7M
6M
3M

Sunday AE allocation re-introduced.

25.10.86
EW71+
7M
6M
4M

Sunday only  AE allocation withdrawn.

10.11.90
EW71+
7M
6M
5DT

Sunday converted to midibus Dart operation.

DR84 DT143

DR84 Edgware

This image available on the
Single Deck download

DT143 Golders Green

This image available on the
Single Deck download

29.02.92
EW751+
7M
5M
5SR

Sunday converted from Dart to Starrider operation.

M90

SR59

M90 Edgware Station

This image available on the
Metrobus download

SR59 on Sunday duty

This image available on the
Single Deck download

05.04.03
EW151+
9VPL
8VPL
--
 
EW351+
--
--
5VPL

Phased conversion to low floor double deck commenced.

VPL200

VPL200 Golders Green

This image is available on the Metroline download

30.04.05
EW151+
9VPL
8VPL
6VPL

Contract renewal

01.05.10
EW151+
11VPL
9VPL
6VPL

Contract extended for two years

28.04.12
EW151+

Contract renewal

TE837

TE837 Mill Hill Hill East

This image is available on the Metroline download

240 times

Garages

EW Edgware
Changeover point Edgware

AE Hendon
Meal reliefs Golders Green
Some changeovers at Hendon, usually start / finish

W Cricklewood
Meal reliefs at Golders Green
Garage journeys were operated as a separate service between Golders Green and Cricklewood Garage via Pennine Drive

J Holloway
Changeover point not known

CF Chalk Farm
Changeover point not known

Stands and turning points

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