Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
31.01.81
WW101+
11DMS
9DMS
--

STRATFORD Bus Station - Stratford Broadway - Great Eastern Road - Angel Lane - Leyton Road - Major Road - High Road Leyton - Markhouse Road - Blackhorse Road - Blackhorse Lane - Billet Road - Walthamstow - CHINGFORD MOUNT ( Mon-Sat )
New service replacing Route 230 south of Leyton and much of Route 58 north of Leyton

DMS2176 seen in June 1982 after this class had been replaced by Titans

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15.09.81
WW101+
11T
9T
--

STRATFORD Bus Station -  CHINGFORD MOUNT ( Mon-Sat )
DMS type replaced by Titans.

06.06.87
WW101+
T ex 58
T ex 58
--

STRATFORD - CROOKED BILLET (early evg) - CHINGFORD MOUNT (MS except late evgs)
Withdrawn early evenings between Crooked Billet and Chingford Mount and late evenings altogether.

T294 Walthamstow Stadium

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23.11.91
NP41+
10dd
9dd
6dd
Contract reassigned

STRATFORD - CHINGFORD MOUNT (Daily)
Evening service and new Sunday service introduced replacing part of withdrawn 58A

Capital Citybus 282 Walthamstow Stadium

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26.09.98
H51+
10dd
9dd
6dd

STRATFORD - CHINGFORD MOUNT (Daily)
Allocation moved to Hackney (H)

Capital Citybus 297 Leyton Station

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26.02.00
H51+
10TN
9TN
5TN

STRATFORD - CHINGFORD MOUNT (Daily)
Start of new contract

TNL1116 Chingford Mount
05.03.05
SD271+
12TA
12TA
7TA
CONTRACT REASSIGNED
Taken from 2005 allocation book

29.04.06
BW201+
12TA
12TA
7TA

STRATFORD - CHINGFORD MOUNT
SD allocation moved to Bow (BW) - part compensation for loss of Route 67

18273 (BW) at Leyton Town Hall

28.11.09
T251+
12TA
12TA
12TA

STRATFORD - CHINGFORD MOUNT
Allocation moved from Bow (BW) to Leyton (T) to fill gap left by Route 69 transfer.

25.06.11
WH81+
13TA
13TA
15TA

STRATFORD - CHINGFORD MOUNT
Allocation moved fromLeyton (T) to West Ham (WH) to partly fill gap left by Route 25 which went to First

18272 (WH) Stratford Broadway

03.03.12
WH81+
13TA
13TA
15TA

STRATFORD - CHINGFORD MOUNT
Contract renewal with a mixture of existing Tridents and new Enviro 400 buses

11.06.16
WH401+
13TA
13TA
15TA

STRATFORD - CHINGFORD MOUNT
Running Number change

20.08.16
WH401+
16TA
14TA
10TA
Night service
WH901+
--
3TA
3TA

STRATFORD - CHINGFORD MOUNT ( Daily / Fri-Sat nights )
Friday & Saturday night service added in connection with Central Line all night service
introduction

04.03.17
WH401+
21TA
14TA
12TA
Night service
WH901+
--
3TA
3TA

STRATFORD - CHINGFORD MOUNT ( Daily / Fri-Sat nights )
Contract extended for two years

02.03.19
EC1+
18DW
20DW
13DW
Night service
EC31+
--
3DW
3DW
Start of new contract

STRATFORD - CHINGFORD MOUNT ( Daily / Fri-Sat nights )
New contract with Arriva London North

05.04.20
EC1+
25DW
25DW
18DW

STRATFORD - CHINGFORD MOUNT ( Daily / Fri-Sat nights )
Weekend night service suspended

DW497 Higham Hill

© Jamie Geen


21.08.21
EC151+
25DW
25DW
18DW

STRATFORD - CHINGFORD MOUNT ( Daily / Fri-Sat nights )
Revised duty schedules with running number changes

HV206

HV206 Stratford

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Operating Garages

WW Walthamstow
Changeover point at Crooked Billet

NP Northumberland Park
Changeover point at Crooked Billet ?

H Hackney
Changeover point at Stratford ?

BW Bow
Changeover point at Stratford Bus Station

SD Stratford
Changeover point at Stratford Bus Station

T Leyton
Changeover point at Grange Park Road

WH Canning Town
Changeover point at Stratford Bus Station

EC Edmonton
Changeover point at Chingford Mount except Sunday when at EC Garage

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© Ian Armstrong 2022
Date of edit   Friday, 25.03.22