Route History

09.09.68
H
8MBA
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WATERLOO STATION - Aldwych - Fleet Street - Ludgate Circus - St Pauls - New Change - St Martins Le Grand - London Wall - Bloomfield Street - LIVERPOOL STREET (return via Old Broad Street - Threadneedle Street - Queen Victoria Street - Cannon Street ) (Mon-Fri except evenings )
New Red Arrow flat fare route - Route 6A withdrawn as a result

502 map
Extracted from 1970 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
502 entry
Taken from 1969 allocation book which is for sale
I am not sure why the destinations have been reversed by the owner
MBA542

MBS542 Cornwall Road stand

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SMS720

SMS720 Waterloo Bridge

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25.04.81
AG
8LS
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Hackney Garage (H) closed - allocation moved to the new Ash Grove garage (AG)

LS438

LS438 Cornwall Road stand in an attractive livery

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23.01.82
AG
8LS
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WATERLOO STATION - Aldwych - Fleet Street - Ludgate Circus - St Pauls - New Change - St Martins Le Grand - London Wall - Bloomfield Street - LIVERPOOL STREET ( Mon-Fri except late evening )
Revised to run via London Wall in both directions

15.08.87
RA
Joint op
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Operation transferred to Walworth( RA)

28.10.90
RA
Joint
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Allocation moved to new operating base at Waterloo - Cornwall Road retaining the RA code

17.07.92
Last day of operation

 

Operating Garages

H Hackney
Crew Changeover point not known but probably Liverpool Street

AG Ash Grove
Crew Changeover point not known but probably Liverpool Street

RA Walworth
Crew Changeover point not known but probably Waterloo

RA Waterloo
Crew Changeover point not known but probably Waterloo

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