Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
20.03.93
BK111+
6T
4T
2DW

LITTLE HEATH - Barley Lane - Goodmayes - Longbridge Road - BARKING Town Centre - River Road - Thames Road - Renwick Road - CREEKMOUTH (Mon-Fri peak/mid-day jnys)
NEW ROUTE replacing sections of Route B1 and Route B4

T500

 

 

T500 King George Hospital

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01.06.93
BK111+
6T
4T
2DW

LITTLE HEATH - Barley Lane - King Georges Hospital (double run) - Goodmayes - Longbridge Road - BARKING Town Centre - River Road - Thames Road - Renwick Road - CREEKMOUTH (Mon-Fri peak/mid-day jnys)
Diverted via grounds of King Georges Hospital.

17.07.94
BK111+
6T
4T
joint w/169

Sunday service on joint schedule with Route 169

01.02.98
BK111+
6T
4T
3DRL

Route 169 Sunday joint schedule withdrawn.

DRL118

 

DRL118 Barking Town Centre

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28.03.01
BK111+
7T
7T
4T

LITTLE HEATH - BARKING REACH Marine Drive - Renwick Road - CREEKMOUTH (Mon-Fri peak/mid-day jnys)
Start of new contract and extended from Barking to Barking Reach at all times.

02.06.01
BK111+
7TA
7TA
4TA

Converted to low floor operation.

29.03.03
BK111+
8TA
8TA
4TA

LITTLE HEATH - BARKING REACH Galleons Drive - Renwick Road - CREEKMOUTH (Mon-Fri peak/mid-day jnys)
Extended in Barking Reach to Galleons Drive

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25.03.06
BK111+
9TA
9TA
5TA

Contract renewal with East London (BK)

TA72

 

 

TA72 at King George Hospital using the special blind for lunchtime journeys to Creekmouth

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26.03.11
BK111+
10TE
9TE
5TE

Contract renewal

19779

 

 

Enviro 19779 at the desolate looking Barking Reach terminal

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26.10.13
BK111+
10TE
9TE
5TE

LITTLE HEATH - BARKING REACH Galleons Drive
Peak journeys to Creekmouth withdrawn.

387 map
Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
26.03.16
BK111+
10TE
9TE
5TE

Contract extended to February 2017 and to be re tendered as EL3 along with EL1 and EL2

17.02.17
Last day of operation, renumbered EL3

Operating Garage

BK Barking
Changeover point at Fair Cross

A big thank you to the Stagecoach London team for providing behind the scenes information

 

  stands Tender Specs 341 fares

 

© Ian Armstrong 2017
Date of edit   Wednesday, 01.03.17