Route History

Route 299 fares

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
24.01.70
PB
7RT
6RT
4RT

SOUTHGATE STATION - Cockfosters - Potters Bar - then Cranbourne Road - CRANBOURNE RD INDUSTRIAL ESTATE (Mon-Fri peaks) or Cecil Road - SOUTH MIMMS Blanche Lane (Sats) CLARE HALL HOSPITAL (Mon-Fri/Sat journeys/Sun afts) Barnet Way - Elstree Way - BOREHAMWOOD Chester Road (Mon-Fri am/pm jny)
NEW SERVICE REPLACING PART OF 298

RT1221

RT1221 parked at Southgate ?

This image available on the
RT download

16.01.71
PB
6RT
5RM
2RM

Routemaster operation introduced at weekends.

RM45

RM45 seen at the Blanche Lane terminus

© Malcolm Allan

03.07.71
PB
6SMS
5SMS
3SMS

ONE PERSON OPERATION COMMENCED.

18.11.72
PB
6SMS
5SMS
3SMS
Nov 72
01.11.75
PB
6SMS
5DMS
3DMS

Weekend operation converted to double deck

19.03.77
PB41+
6SMS
5DMS
3DMS

PALMERS GREEN GARAGE (Mon-Fri am school journey) - SOUTHGATE STATION - CRANBOURNE RD INDUSTRIAL ESTATE (Mon-Fri peaks) or Cecil Road - SOUTH MIMMS Blanche Lane (Sats) CLARE HALL HOSPITAL (Mon-Fri/Sat journeys/Sun afts) - BOREHAMWOOD Chester Road (Mon-Fri am/pm jny)
Mon-Fri school journey projection from Southgate to Palmers Green introduced.

10.11.79
PB41+
6SMS
5SMS
3DMS

Saturday operation converted to single deck.

SMS281

SMS281 Cranbourne Road

This image available on the
Single Deck download

26.09.80
Last day of operation - replaced by Route 298

Operating Garage

PB Potters Bar
Changeover point at POTTERS BAR Lion