Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
24.02.90
EW131+
6M
7M
--


EDGWARE STN (journeys) - BURNT OAK BROADWAY - Grahame Park - Colindale - Kingsbury - Preston Road - Wembley - SUDBURY TOWN STN ( Mon-Sat )
NEW ROUTE : Replaced withdrawn section of Route 226

10.11.90
EW131+
7M
7M
--

EDGWARE STN - SUDBURY TOWN STN ( Mon-Sat )
Full service extended from Burnt Oak to Edgware instead of just garage journeys.

24.02.92
EW831+
10DR
8DR
5DR

EDGWARE STN - SUDBURY TOWN STATION
Converted to single deck operation and introduced on Sundays replacing part of Route 226
Sunday market hours diverted via Wembley Arena.

1992 entry
Part of the allocation book library which is for sale
Allocation Books

04.12.93
NW81+
10DR
10DR
5DR

Allocation transferred to North Wembley (NW)

DR91

DR91 seen on the stand at Edgware as evidenced by the 142 behind

This image available with the
Single Deck download


26.04.97
NW81+
10DL
10DL
5DL

Converted to Plaxton Dart SLF operation.
The Sunday diversion via Wembley Market reversed in that the buses towards Sudbury will run via Wembley Hill Road - Empire Way - Wembley Park Drive and the buses towards Edgware in the opposite direction around this loop.

DL2

DL2 turning into Edgware Station slip road

This image is available with the Metroline download


27.04.02
NW71+
14VPL
10VPL
10VPL

Contract renewed with Metroline - gradual conversion to double deck low floor operation - Wembley Market bifurcation on Sundays withdrawn.

31.08.02
EW171+
14VPL
14VPL
8VPL

Allocation moved to Edgware (EW)

VP208

VPL208 Burnt Oak

This image is available with the Metroline download

 


28.04.07
EW171+
14TE
16TE
8TE
logo Contact renewal - new buses.

TE727

TE727 is seen turning into Wembley High Road

This image is available with the Metroline download

 

28.04.12
EW171+
15TE
16TE
9TE

Contract renewal

map
Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
29.04.17
EW171+
15TE
16TE
10TE

Contract renewal

13.10.18
ON
15TE
16TE
10TE

Allocation moved from Edgware (EW) to Alperton (ON)

 

 

Operating Garages

EW Edgware
Changeover point at garage

NW North Wembley
Changeover point at Preston Road/East Lane

 

 

 

 

Current times for Route 204 live 204 stands Tender Specs Route 1 fares

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2018
Date of edit   Saturday, 13.10.18