Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
04.09.82
NS41+
6T
6T
--

ROMFORD Parkside Hotel - Romford - Victoria Road - Gidea Park - Straight Road - Faringdon Avenue - Petersfield Avenue - Dagnam Park Drive - Colchester Rd - HAROLD WOOD STN
(Mon-Sat except late evenings)

21.11.87
NS41+
8T+
8T
--
    1T/294    

ILFORD STN - Gants Hill,l Newbury Park - Rose Lane - Eastern Avenue - Romford - Victoria Road - Gidea Park - Harold Hill - HAROLD WOOD STN ( Mon-Sat except late evenings)
Extended from Romford to Ilford via withdrawn 66A and 139.

23.10.89
NS41+
8T
8T
--

LFORD STN - Gants Hill - Newbury Park Station - Rose Lane - Eastern Avenue - Romford - Victoria Road - Gidea Park - Tescos - Harold Hill - HAROLD WOOD STN( Mon-Sat except late evenings)
Rerouted to double run via Tescos at Gidea Park.

T245 Harold Wood Station

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05.01.91
NS41+
8T
8T
--

ILFORD STN - Gants Hill,l Newbury Park - Rose Lane - Eastern Avenue - Romford - Victoria Road - Gidea Park - Harold Hill - HAROLD WOOD STN ( Mon-Sat except late evenings)
The double run via Tescos withdrawn.

10.10.92
DM21+
9dd
9dd
6dd
Operation transferred to Capital Citybus
under LRT tendering process.

ILFORD HIGH ROAD Hainault Street - Gants Hill,l Newbury Park - Rose Lane - Eastern Avenue - Romford - Victoria Road - Gidea Park - Harold Hill - HAROLD WOOD STN
Sunday service introduced

First Capital 165 Rose Lane Estate

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14.10.00
DM21+
6dd
6dd
4dd

ROMFORD STATION - ILFORD HIGH ROAD Hainault Street
Withdrawn between Romford and Harold Hill - this section served by NEW ROUTE 496

 

 

410 Ilford High Road

 

02.01
DM21+
6SLF
6SLF
4SLF

Converted to single deck operation

DMC519 Romford Station

 

15.10.05
NS451+
6DM
6DM
3DM
Contract reassigned to Stagecoach

16.10.10
NS451+
6DM
6DM
3DM

Contract renewal

36262 Sainsbury's stand at Ilford

 

17.10.15
NS451+
6DM
8DM
4DM
NS431+
--
3DM
3DM

Contract renewal

19.08.16
NS451+
6SE
8SE
4SE
Night service
NS431+
--
3SE
3SE

ILFORD -  ROMFORD
Fri/Sat night service introduced to coincide with Central Line all night service

Taken from 2018 map drawn by Mike Harris
Greater London Bus Map


Operating Garages

NS North Street
Changeover at garage

DM Dagenham
Changeover at Romford Station Bus Stand

R Rainham
Changeover at Romford Station Bus Stand

 

 

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2020
Date of edit   Friday, 18.10.19