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278 ft

27.04.60
WH
16RM
13RM
5RM

VICTORIA & ALBERT DOCKS, Freemasons Road, New Barn Street, Balaam Street, Plaistow BRoadway, Clegg Street, Stopford Road, Upton Lane, Forest Gate, Woodford Road, WANSTEAD FLATS (Suns) Forest Road, Dames Road, Cannhall Road, Crownfield Road, Leyton High Road, Bakers Arms, Hoe Street, Walthamstow, CHINGFORD MOUNT (MS)

03.01.62
WH
15RM
8RM
--

VICTORIA & ALBERT DOCKS, Freemasons Road, New Barn Street, Balaam Street, Plaistow BRoadway, Clegg Street, Stopford Road, Upton Lane, Forest Gate, Woodgrange Road, Forest Lane, Leyton High Road, Bakers Arms, Hoe Street, Walthamstow, CHINGFORD MOUNT (MS)
Diverted via Forest Lane instead of Wanstead Flats and diverted on Sundays to Stratford and renumbered 278A.

27.01.65
WH
14RM/4RTL/25
8RM
--

VICTORIA & ALBERT DOCKS, Plaistow, Forest Gate, Leyton High Road, Bakers Arms, Walthamstow, Chingford Mount, Mansfield Hill, YARDLEY LANE ESTATE (MS)
Extended from Chingford Mount to Yardley Lane Estate.

07.09.68
WH
11RM/4RT/25
8RM
--

WALTHAMSTOW &ALBERT DOCKS (MS)
Withdrawn between Walthamstow Central and Yardley Lane Estate, this section replaced by new 276.

18.04.70
WH
8RM/1RT/25
6RM
--

Service reduction

08.01.72
WH
9RM
6RM
--

RT operation withdrawn.

28.10.72
WH
9DMS
6DMS
--

Converted to One person double deck operation.

16.06.73
WH
8DMS
6DMS
--

LEYTON &ALBERT DOCKS (MS)
Withdrawn between Leyton and Walthamstow Central.

31.01.76
WH
10DMS
7DMS
--

WALTHAMSTOW &ALBERT DOCKS (MS)
Extended from Leyton to Walthamstow Central

19.03.77
WH
12DMS
9DMS
--

CHINGFORD &ALBERT DOCKS (MS)
Extended from Walthamstow Central to Chingford Mount.

DMS103 - Eamon McArthur
31.01.81
WH
9DMS
5DMS
--

VICTORIA & ALBERT DOCKS, Plaistow, Forest Gate, Maryland Station, STRATFORD Bus Station (MS) or Leyton, WALTHAMSTOW CENTRAL STN (Mon-Fri peaks)
Diverted at Forest Lane to Stratford Bus Station but Mon-Fri peak service went to Walthamstow Central Stn.

04.09.82
WH
9LS
7LS
--

VICTORIA & ALBERT DOCKS, STRATFORD (MS evgs) Hackney Wick, Hackney, Amhurst Road, STOKE NEWINGTON (MS except evgs)
Extended from Stratford to Stoke Newington except evenings, replacing Route S3. Converted to single deck Leyland National operation.
Withdrawn between Forest Lane and Walthamstow Central Stn.

Leyland National LS62 at the Stoke Newington stand - Malcolm Macdonald
27.10.84
WH
6T
5T
--

VICTORIA &ALBERT DOCKS, Stratford, Bow Church, Devons Road, LIMEHOUSE (MS)
Converted from single deck LS to double deck Titan operation.
Withdrawn between Stratford and Stoke Newington, this section replaced by new 276, and diverted instead via withdrawn 86 section to Limehouse.

LS303 seen at ?
03.08.85
WH
7T
6T
--

NORTH WOOLWICH (MS except evgs) Albert Road, Silvertown, Connaught Road, VICTORIA & ALBERT DOCKS (MS evgs), LIMEHOUSE
Extended from Victoria & Albert Docks to North Woolwich, except evenings.

T442 at Connaught Bridge, Silvertown
28.02.87
WH
7T
8T
--

NORTH WOOLWICH (MS except evgs), VICTORIA & ALBERT DOCKS (MS evgs), LIMEHOUSE (Mon-Fri peaks/evgs/Sat exc eves) Stepney East, East Smithfield, Tower Hill, ALDGATE (Mon-Fri except peaks & eves/Sat except evgs)
Extended from Limehouse to Aldgate as shown above.

T464 at North Woolwich heading for the short lived Aldgate destination - Malcolm Macdonald
21.11.87
WH
7LS
6LS
--

NORTH WOOLWICH, LIMEHOUSE (MS except evgs)
Withdrawn between Limehouse and Aldgate and also whole evening service.

LS171 seen with Dockland Clipper livery at Stratford Bus Station - Malcolm Macdonald
04.06.88
WH
6LS
6LS
--

EAST BECKTON District Centre, Manor Way, Strait Road, Connaught Road, Freemasons Road, Plaistow, Forest Gate, Maryland, Stratford, Bow, LIMEHOUSE (MS except evgs)
Diverted at Victoria & Albert Docks to East Beckton instead of North Woolwich.

25.05.91
BW
--
--
2RB
 
WH
6LS
6LS
--

EAST BECKTON (MS except evgs), STRATFORD Bus Station (Sun afts), LIMEHOUSE (MS except evgs/Sun afts)
Sunday afternoon service introduced with minibuses from BW between Stratford and Limehouse.

Leyland National LS46 - M Macdonald

23.11.91
WH
7MRL
6MRL
--

EAST BECKTON , LIMEHOUSE (MS except evgs)
Sunday service withdrawn and BW allocation also.
Converted to midibus service.

09.05.92
WH
7MRL
6MRL
--

EAST BECKTON, Cyprus Place, Cyprus By Pass, Strait Road,, LIMEHOUSE (MS except evgs)
Rerouted at Beckton as shown above.

MRL70 at Stratford

26.09.92
SD
7MRL
6MRL
--

Change of allocation with WH garage closure

25.09.93
Route withdrawn.

Operating Garages

BW Bow
Changeover point Bow Church

WH West Ham
Changeover point Plaistow BRoadway

SD Stratford
Changeover point Stratford Bus Station

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