Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Sun-Thur
nights
Friday
night
Saturday
night
26.04.96
Q271+
3SP
3SP
3SP
New service

OXFORD CIRCUS - Oxford Street - Charing Cross Road - Trafalgar Square - Aldwych - Waterloo - Elephant & Castle - Camberwell Green- Denmark Hill - Goose Green - East Dulwich - Forest Hill - Dartmouth Road - Kirkdale - Sydenham - Lawrie Park Road - PENGE Crooked Billet( Nightly )
New route replaces Route N79 between Camberwell and Forest Hill and N71 between Forest Hill and Penge

Taken from August 1996 allocation book

16.05.97
Q271+
3SP
3SP
3SP
 
NX291+
--
2NV
2NV

VICTORIA BUS STATION ( meal relief journeys ) - Hyde Park Corner - Marble Arch - OXFORD CIRCUS - PENGE ( Nightly )
Meal relief journeys made live but in outward direction only
Fri/Sat night New Cross (NX) allocation added

 

13.11.98
N251+
5L
5L
5L
Contract reassigned

OXFORD CIRCUS - PENGE ( Nightly )
Victoria - Oxford Circus section withdrawn
New contract commenced with Arriva London South (N)

 

14.11.03
Renumbered 176

Extracted from 1999 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

 

Garage

NX New Cross
Meal reliefs at Victoria

Q Camberwell
Meal reliefs at Victoria

N Norwood
Meal reliefs at Victoria

 

 

 

 

 

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Date of edit   Monday, 23.10.17