Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
17.07.93
GB
18DRL
13DRL
8DRL

WATERLOO Taxi Road  --Westminster Bridge - Victoria - Sloane Square - Kings Road - Finborough Road - (return via Beaufort Street) Fulham Road - Fulham Broadway - Dawes Road - Fulham Palace Road - HAMMERSMITH Bus Station
NEW ROUTE replacing Route 511 between Waterloo and Victoria and Route 11 between Fulham Broadway and Hammersmith

04.12.93
SW181+
17DRL
12DRL
8DRL

Allocation moved from Gillingham Street Basement to Stockwell (SW)

DRL78 at Waterloo Station

 

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27.06.98
LO1+
19XL
13XL
8XL
Operation transferred under new contract to Travel London operated from a base at Stewarts Lane Rail Depot - Battersea.

 

XL415 Hammersmith Bus Station

 


19.08.00
QB81+
19XL
13XL
8XL
New operator

Travel London acquired by Limebourne - allocation moved to Silverthorne Road - Battersea.

07.07.01
QB81+
19XL
13XL
8XL
Limebourne acquired by Connex Bus allocation remained at Silverthorne Road.

23.11.02
QB81+
20TA
13TA
8TA

Converted to double deck operation

03.01.04
QB81+
20TA
14TA
8TA

Rerouted between Fulham and Sloane Square via Fulham Road and Sydney Street instead of via Worlds End thus serving Chelsea & Westminster hospital

 

TA105 Parliament Square

 

26.02.04
QB81+
20TA
14TA
10TA
Connex taken over by National Express operating under the Travel London name - still operating from Silverthorne Road.

TA111 Fulham Palace Road

02.07.05
QB81+
20TA
14TA
10TA

Contract renewal date.

21.05.09
QB81+
18TA
18TA
11TA
Contract novated to Abellio

03.07.10
QB81+
18TA
18TA
11TA

Contract extended for two years.

9827 Hammersmith
30.06.12
QB101+
19ED
18ED
12ED

Contract renewal ( 5 years )

04.06.16
QB101+
19LT
18LT
12LT

Converted to NRM operation

LT616 Grosvenor Gardens

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01.07.17
QB101+
19LT
18LT
12LT

Contract extended for two years

29.06.19
V151+
16LT
16LT
10LT
Start of new contract

WATERLOO  -  HAMMERSMITH
Contract transferred from Abellio to RATP London United operating from Stamford Brook Garage (V)

 

Operating Garages

V Stamford Brook
Changeover point Hammersmith Bus Station

GB Gillingham Street Basement
Changeover point Terminus Place or Victoria Street

SW Stockwell
Changeover point ?

LO Stewarts Lane
Changeover point ?

QB Silverthorne Road
Changeover point Waterloo Station stand

Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

 

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2020
Date of edit   Thursday, 03.10.19