Route History

02.12.89
K71+
2MR
2MR
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NEW SERVICE

KINGSTON BUS STATION - Cromwell Road - Queen Elizabeth Road - London Road - Wheatfield Way - Ashdown Road - Eden Street - St. James Road,  ( return via Brook Street - Eden St and Clarence St ) Penrhyn Road - Surbiton Road - Surbiton Crescent - Claremont Road - Surbiton Station,Victoria Road - Brighton Road - Upper Brighton Road - Hook Road - Ace of Spades - Hook Road - then a one way loop via Mansfield Road - Woodgate Avenue - Stormont Way - Holsworthy Way - Hereford Way - Ripon Gardens - Woodgate Avenue,and Clayton Road back to Hook Roadand return t o KINGSTON BUS STATION(Mon-Sat except evenings)
NEW MIDIBUS ROUTE operated by Westlink (K)

 

MR52 Eden Street

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28.08.93
K71+
2MR
2MR
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KINGSTON BUS STATION - Cromwell Road - Queen Elizabeth Road - London Road - Wheatfield Way - Ashdown Road - Eden Street - Kingston High Street - Kingston Hall Road - College Roundabout - Wheatfield Way - Orchard Road - Fairfield South - Villiers Road - Grove Lane - Villiers Avenue - Lambert's Road - St Mark's Hill - Surbiton Station,Victoria Road - Brighton Road - Upper Brighton Road - Hook Road - Ace of Spades - Hook Road - then a one way loop via Mansfield Road - Woodgate Avenue - Stormont Way - Holsworthy Way - Hereford Way - Ripon Gardens - Woodgate Avenue,and Clayton Road back to Hook Roadand return t o KINGSTON BUS STATION(Mon-Sat except evenings)
Rerouted between Kingston and Surbiton via Villiers Roadand St. Marks Hill instead of Penryhn Road - this was an exchange with the K3 routeing

02.09.00
K71+
3MR
3MR
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KINGSTON HOSPITAL - Galsworthy Road - Coombe Road - Kingston - Wheatfield Way - Ashdown Road - Eden Street - Kingston High Street - Kingston Hall Road - College Roundabout - Wheatfield Way - Orchard Road - Fairfield South - Villiers Road - Grove Lane - Villiers Avenue - Lambert's Road - St Mark's Hill - Surbiton Station,Victoria Road - Brighton Road - Upper Brighton Road - Hook Road - Ace of Spades - Hook Road - then a one way loop via Mansfield Road - Woodgate Avenue - Stormont Way - Holsworthy Way - Hereford Way - Ripon Gardens - Woodgate Avenue,and Clayton Road back to Hook Roadand return t o KINGSTON HOSPITAL (Mon-Sat except evenings)
Extended from Kingston to Kingston Hospital

Taken from 2000 map drawn by Mike Harris
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04.11.00
K71+
3MR
3MR
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KINGSTON HOSPITAL - Galsworthy Road - Coombe Road - Kingston - Wheatfield Way - Ashdown Road - Eden Street - Kingston High Street - Kingston Hall Road - College Roundabout - Wheatfield Way - Orchard Road - Fairfield South - Villiers Road - Grove Lane - Villiers Avenue - Lambert's Road - St Mark's Hill - Surbiton Station,Victoria Road - Brighton Road - Upper Brighton Road - Hook Road - Ace of Spades - Hook Road,then a one way loop via Leatherhead Road - Merritt Gardens - Coppard Gardens - Mansfield Road - back to Hook Road
Rerouted at Mansfield Road as shown in blue.

30.06.01
K881+
4DR
4DR
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New Contract with London United commenced

KINGSTON CROMWELL ROAD BUS STATION - Cromwell Road - Queen Elizabeth Road - London Road - Wheatfield Way - Ashdown Road - Eden Street - Kingston High Street - Kingston Hall Road - College Roundabout - Wheatfield Way - Orchard Road - Fairfield South - Villiers Road - Grove Lane - Villiers Avenue - Lambert's Road - St Mark's Hill - Surbiton Station,Victoria Road - Brighton Road - Upper Brighton Road - Hook Road - Ace of Spades - Hook Road - Leatherhead Road - Merritt Gardens - Coppard Gardens ( northern part ) Mansfield Road - Woodgate Avenue - and then one direction via Stormont Way - Holdsworthy Way - Hereford Way - MANSFIELD PARK Ripon Gardens - (return direct via Woodgate Avenue) ( Mon-Sat )
Withdrawn between Kingston and Kingston Hospital - this section replaced by Route K2
Rerouted at Hook as shown
Hourly evening service introduced

03.11.01
TV881+
3DPK
3DPK
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KINGSTON  -  MANSFIELD PARK
Kingston (K) closed - allocation moved to new Tolworth (TV) garage

19.03.05
TV381+
4DPK
4DPK
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KINGSTON HOSPITAL - Galsworthy Road - Coombe Road - Kingston - Wheatfield Way - Ashdown Road - Eden Street - Kingston High Street - Kingston Hall Road - College Roundabout - Wheatfield Way - Orchard Road - Fairfield South - Villiers Road - Grove Lane - Villiers Avenue - Lambert's Road - St Mark's Hill - Surbiton Station,Victoria Road - Brighton Road - Upper Brighton Road - Hook Road - Ace of Spades - Leatherhead Road - Merritt Gardens - Coppard Gardens( northern part ) Mansfield Road - Woodgate Avenue - and then one direction via Stormont Way - Holdsworthy Way - Hereford Way ,MANSFIELD PARK Ripon Gardens - (return direct via Woodgate Avenue) ( Mon-Sat )
Extended from Kingston to Kingston Hospital

01.07.06
TV381+
4DPK
4DPK
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KINGSTON HOSPITAL  -  MANSFIELD PARK
Contract renewal

DPK625 Mansfield Park

03.03.11
TV381+
4SDE
4SDE
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Transdev purchased by RATP

KINGSTON HOSPITAL  -  MANSFIELD PARK
New operator

SDE6 Eden Street

29.06.13
TV381+
4SDE
4SDE
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KINGSTON HOSPITAL - MANSFIELD PARK Ripon Gardens ( Mon-Sat )
Contract renewal

30.06.18
TV381+
4SDE
4SDE
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KINGSTON HOSPITAL - MANSFIELD PARK Ripon Gardens ( Mon-Sat )
Start of new contract with new SDE  MMC buses

SDE20297 Kingston

© Aubrey Morandarte

Current Blind



K4 blind

 


Operating Garages

K Kingston
Crew Changeover point Kingston Bus Station

TV Tolworth
Crew Changeover point is at the garage - buses running light to and from the Mansfield Park terminal

 

 

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2022
Date of edit   Saturday, 09.07.22