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 )

15.09.81
WW101+
11T
9T
--

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

 

T300 Chingford Mount

 

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Withdrawn early evenings between Crooked Billet and Chingford Mount and late evenings altogether.

23.11.91
NP41+
10dd
9dd
6dd

STRATFORD - CHINGFORD MOUNT (Daily)
Evening service and new Sunday service introduced replacing part of withdrawn 58A
Operated by Capital Citybus.

 

 

Leyland Olympian 157 Chingford Mount

 

26.09.98
NP41+
10dd
9dd
6dd

Allocation moved to Hackney (H

 

Dennis Dominator 182 at Chingford Mount

This image available with the
First London download

26.02.00
H51+
10TN
9TN
5TN

Start of new contract

 

 

TNL1016 Chingford Mount

 

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

29.04.06
BW201+
12TA
12TA
7TA

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

 

 

 

18273 Leyton Town Hall

 

 


28.11.09
T251+
12TA
12TA
12TA

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

25.06.11
WH81+
13TA
13TA
15TA

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


03.03.12
WH81+
13TA
13TA
15TA

Contract renewal with a mixture of existing Tridents and new Enviro 400 buses

 

Enviro 10110 at Stratford

© Swanswell

11.06.16
WH401+
13TA
13TA
15TA

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

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

Arriva London VLW909 on Route 158, Stratford 

Arriva London VLW909 on Route 158, Stratford

 

 

 

Operating Garages

WW Walthamstow
Changeover point at Crooked Billet

NP Northumberland Park
Changeover point at Crooked Billet ?

H Hackney
Changeover point at Stratford ?

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

 

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2019
Date of edit   Wednesday, 06.03.19