Route History

 

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
24.10.92
N261+
12SR
9SR
--
New Midibus Route
This has been extracted from the 1997 allocation book and is part of a collection of 20 books which are available for sale
THE 1980,s collection has 20 books - the 1990's collection has 25 books
The collections are £6 each - £5 going to Great Ormonde Street Hospital
           Allocation Books

CRYSTAL PALACE - Westow Hill - Gipsy Hill - Gipsy Road - St Gothard Rd - Vale Street - Tritton Rd - Robson Road - West Norwood - Tulse Hill Stn - Herne Hill - Railton Rd - Brixton - Stockwell,Landsdowne Way - Wandsworth Road - VAUXHALL STATION (Mon-Sat except evenings)
NEW MIDIBUS ROUTE : Partly replaced withdrawn Route 2 between Vauxhall and "Rosendale" and then extended via new Roads to Crystal Palace.

SR18 CLAPHAM COMMON

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Single Deck download

09.10.93
N261+
11DRL
10DRL
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CRYSTAL PALACE - West Norwood - Herne Hill - Brixton - Stockwell - Vauxhall - Kennington Lane - ELEPHANT & CASTLE ( Mon-Sat )
Extended fro Vauxhall to Elephant & Castle via Kennington Cross.

DRL152 seen in "Connexions" livery

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29.04.95
N261+
11DRL
11DRL
5DRL

CRYSTAL PALACE - ELEPHANT & CASTLE (Daily)
Rerouted northbound in Brixton via Coldharbour Lane and Lambeth Town Hall and Sunday service introduced.

29.04.00
BC141+
12SLF
11SLF
7SLF
NEW 5 YEAR CONTRACT AWARDED TO CONNEX operating from Beddington depot.

DA14 Vauxhall

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30.04.05
SW211+
8LDP
8LDP
8LDP
NEW CONTRACT AWARDED TO LONDON GENERAL

CRYSTAL PALACE - CLAPHAM COMMON Old Town (Daily)
Withdrawn between Brixton and Elephant & Castle - this section replaced by revised Route 196.
Rerouted at Brixton via Stockwell Road - Landor Road - Clapham South to Old Town via withdrawn section of Route 355.

LDP391 Tulse Hill

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01.05.10
BC561+
8DPS
9DPS
6DPS
New contract awarded to Abellio operating from Beddington base

Enviro Dart 8109 Crystal Palace

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?.11.12
BC141+
8DS
9DS
6DS

Running number sequence changed

Extracted from map 35 dated May 2014 drawn by Mike Harris and available for sale

The Greater London Bus Map

02.05.15
SW41+
10SE
10SE
9SE
Contract reassigned to
London General (SW) with a frequency increase

SE238 Clapham Common Station
© Ian Armstrong

 

Operating Garages

N Norwood
Changeover Herne Hill Station ?

BC Beddington
Changeover at Crystal Palace

SW Stockwell
Changeover at Clapham Common - Old Town Stand