Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
25.05.02
V461+
7DPK
7DPK
6DPK
New Contract

CHISWICK - GROVE PARK - SHEPHERDS BUSH GREEN
Chiswick (Grove Park) Bolton Road - Cavendish Road - Spencer Road (for Chiswick Station) - Grove Park Road - Grove Park Bridge - Sutton Court Road - Heathfield Terrace - Sutton Lane North - Turnham Green - Chiswick High Road - Belmont Road - Chiswick Common - Fishers Lane - South Parade - The Avenue (for Turnham Green Station) - Bath Road - Emlyn Road - Larden Road - Acton Vale - The Vale - Old Oak Road - Savoy Circus - Old Oak Common Lane - East Acton - Du Cane Road - Hammersmith Hospital - Du Cane Road - Wood Lane - White City Station - Wood Lane (for Shepherd's Bush (Hammersmith & City Line) Station) - Uxbridge Road - Shepherd's Bush Green Uxbridge Road (outside Shepherd's Bush (Central Line) Station)

SHEPHERDS BUSH GREEN - CHISWICK - GROVE PARK
Shepherd's Bush Green Uxbridge Road (opposite Shepherd's Bush (Central Line) Station) - Shepherd's Bush Green (for Shepherd's Bush (Hammersmith & City Line) Station) - Wood Lane - White City Station - Wood Lane - Du Cane Road - Hammersmith Hospital - Du Cane Road - East Acton - Old Oak Common Lane - Savoy Circus - Old Oak Road - The Vale - Acton Vale - Larden Road - Emlyn Road - Bath Road - The Avenue (for Turnham Green Station) ,South Parade - Fishers Lane - Chiswick High Road - Turnham Green - Town Hall Avenue - Heathfield Terrace - Sutton Court Road - Grove Park Bridge - Grove Park Road (for Chiswick Station) - Chiswick (Grove Park) Bolton Road
NEW ROUTE replaces part H40 and then new Roads. Originally the route was to start at Strand on the Green but owing to local objections this never happened.

   

DR119 Ducane Road branded for Route 283

 

DPK622 also at Ducane Road

 

26.05.07
PK271+
8ADL
7ADL
6ADL
Contract reassigned to NCP operating from a new base at Park Royal
 

 

ADL26 Turnham Green

 

28.02.09
PK271+
8ADL
7ADL
6ADL
Rebranded NSL buses. operation remained the same

13.11.09
PK271+
8ADL
7ADL
6ADL
NSL purchased by Transdev
 

DPS629, SK02XHD, Shepherd's Bush

© Brian Creasey


03.03.11
PK271+
8ADL
7ADL
6ADL
TRANSDEV replaced by RATP

20.10.12
S271+
8DE
8DE
7DE

Allocation moved from Park Royal (PK) to Shepherds Bush (S) to make room for Route 220

24.05.14
S271+
8DE
8DE
8DE

Contract renewal

 

Pictured taking one of the mini roundabouts by Turnham Green Station is London United DPS702

© Jack Marian

24.06.17
V271+
8DE
8DE
8DE

GROVE PARK ( CHISWICK )  -  SHEPHERDS BUSH GREEN
Allocation moved to Stamford Brook to make room for newly acquired Route 70

 

DE20090 is seen outside Chiswick Health Centre

© Jack Marian

25.05.19
V271+
8DME
8DE
8DE

GROVE PARK ( CHISWICK )  -  SHEPHERDS BUSH GREEN
Contract renewal with new buses

  DME30379 at White City Station


 

 

 

 

 

Operating Garages

V Stamford Brook
Changeover Point at Turnham Green
From June2017 changeover point is Shepherds Bush Garage or after 1930 Stamford Brook - buses running light to and from Grove Park

PK Park Royal
Changeover Point Shepherds Bush

S Shepherds Bush
Changeover Point Shepherds Bush

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

 

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2020
Date of edit   Thursday, 30.05.19