Route History

 

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
28.02.76
FY
2FS
2FS
--

GOLDERS GREEN  -  Hampstead Garden Suburb  -  GOLDERS GREEN ( Mon-Sat circular )
New haila ride service replacing Dial a Ride

H2
Extracted from March 1977 Red Book
21.06.86
FY
2FS
2FS
--

Journeys diverted via Winnington Road - Brim Hill and The Bishops Avenue

FS24

FS24 Golders Green

© London Bus by Adam

10.06.89
NA31+
2midi
2midi
--

logo Contract reassigned
1989 entry
Part of the allocation book library which is for sale
Allocation Books
29.05.94
NA31+
2midi
2midi
2midi

GOLDERS GREEN  -  Hampstead Garden Suburb  -  GOLDERS GREEN ( Mon-Sat / Sunday shopping hours circular )
Sunday shopping hours only commercial service introduced

1995 map
Extracted from 1999 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
08.06.96
NA31+
2midi
2midi
2midi

Journeys via The Bishops Avenue renumbered H3

09.09.96
NA31+
2midi
2midi
2midi

GOLDERS GREEN  -  Hampstead Garden Suburb  -  GOLDERS GREEN (Daily circular )
All day service introduced on Sundays

208

 

 

Iveco 208 Golders Green

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23.09.00
HR31+
2MRL
2MRL
2MRL
LOGO Allocation moved from North Acton to Harlesden (HR)
mrl223

 

MRL223 Golders Green

This is one of 1500 images available on the Single Deck download

 


28.06.03
NW21+
3midi
3midi
3midi

Allocation moved to North Wembley (NW)

04.09.04
PV121+
3OM
4OM
3OM

Allocation moved to Perivale (PV)

24.06.05
PV121+
3solo

3solo

3solo

Start of conversion to Optare Solo type

10.06.06
GR221+
4solo
4solo
4solo
logo Contract reassigned to
Arriva The Shires
2472

Solo 2472 Golders Green

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11.06.11
GR221+
4solo
4solo
4solo

Contract renewal

11.06.16
GR221+
4OS
4OS
4OS

Golders Green - Hampstead Garden Suburb - Golders Green 
Golders Green Station  - Golders Green Road - Hoop Lane - Meadway Gate - Meadway - Wildwood Road - Kingsley Way - Neville Road - Spencer Drive - Holne Chase - Winnington Road - Norrice Lea - Linden Lea - Kingsley Way - Market Place - Northway - Hampstead Garden Suburb - Central Square - North Square - Erskine Hill - Asmuns Hill - Willifield Way - Hampstead Way - Meadway - Meadway Gate - Hoop Lane - Finchley Road - Golders Green Station 
Contract extended for two years

OS72

Since GR came under Arriva London management Fleet numbers have changesd and running numbers have been shown on the vehicles as hown here by OS72 at Golders Green

© Ian Armstrong

09.06.18
W341+
3OS
3OS
2OS
METROLINE LOGO Contract reassigned

GOLDERS GREEN  -  HAMPSTEAD GARDEN SUBURB  -  GOLDERS GREEN
Contract reassigned to Metroline (W)

OS70

Seen on the first day of Metroline operation and the previous operator has hired the old vehicles as a stop gap measure

© Adam Matthews

 

Garages

W Cricklewood
Changeover point Golders Green

FY Finchley
Changeover point Golders Green

RI North Acton
Changeover point Golders Green

NW North Wembley
Changeover point Golders Green

PV Perivale
Changeover point Golders Green

GR Garston
Changeover point Golders Green

 

© Ian Armstrong 2018
Date of edit   Tuesday, 12.06.18

Current times for Route live stands Tender Specs

 

© Ian Armstrong 2017
Date of edit   Tuesday, 12.06.18