Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
14.06.69
E
6MBS
5MBS
3MBS

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - Gordon Hill - Enfield Town - Park Avenue - Village Road - Church Street - LOWER EDMONTON STATION
New flat fare OPO route replacing Route 128

Taken from 1970 map drawn by Mike Harris
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24.03.73
E
6MBS
6MBS
3MBS

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - Gordon Hill - Enfield Town - Park Avenue - Village Road - Church Street - LOWER EDMONTON STATION ( Mon-Fri peak) -: Bounces Road - PICKETTS LOCK CENTRE
( except Mon-Fri peak / Sat / Sun )
Extended from Lower Edmonton to Picketts Lock Centre

MBS474 Lower Edmonton Station

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23.03.74
EM111+
7DMS
7DMS
6DMS

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LOWER EDMONTON STATION ( Mon-Fri peak) - PICKETTS LOCK CENTRE( except Mon-Fri peak / Sat / Sun )
Converted to double deck operation and moved from Ponders End (E) to Edmonton (EM)

07.08.76
EM111+
8DMS
7DMS
4DMS

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LOWER EDMONTON STATION ( Mon-Fri am peak) -- PICKETTS LOCK CENTRE ( except Mon-Fri am peak/Sat/Sun ) or EDMONTON Tramway Avenue ( garage journeys )
Extended from Lower Ldmonton to Picketts Lock Mon-Fri pm peak and garage journeys extended in service to Edmonton Tramway Avenue

DMS880 PICKETTS LOCK CENTRE

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09.04.82
EM111+
8M
8M
5M

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LOWER EDMONTON STATION ( Mon-Fri am peak) -- PICKETTS LOCK CENTRE ( except Mon-Fri am peak/Sat/Sun ) or EDMONTON Tramway Ave ( garage journeys)
DMS type replaced by Metrobus

03.08.85
EM111+
3M
5M
5M
 
PB61+
5M
4M
--

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LOWER EDMONTON STATION ( Mon-Fri am peak) -- PICKETTS LOCK CENTRE ( except Mon-Fri am peak/Sat/Sun ) or EDMONTON Tramway Ave ( garage journeys)
Mon-Sat Potters Bar allocation added

01.02.86
PB61+
9M
9M
5M

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LOWER EDMONTON STATION ( Mon-Fri am peak) -:- PICKETTS LOCK CENTRE ( except Mon-Fri am peak/Sat/Sun )
Edmonton (EM) allocaion withdrawn due to garage closure

06.06.87
PB61+
9M/S
9M/S
5M/S

POTTERS BAR GARAGE ( Sun garage journeys ) - CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LOWER EDMONTON STN ( Mon-Fri am peak) -: PICKETTS LOCK CENTRE ( except Mon-Fri am peak/Sat/Sun )
Sun garage journeys now operate in service

V30 Lower Edmonton Station

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02.02.92
PB61+
9M
9M
5M

POTTERS BAR GARAGE ( MS pm - Sun garage journeys ) - CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - PICKETTS LOCK CENTRE
Route now registered to run two Mon-Sat late night journeys to Potters Bar Garage

 

M971 Lower Edmonton Hertford Road

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26.10.94
PB61+
9M
9M
5M
London Northern purchased by MTL

PICKETTS LOCK CENTRE  - CHASE FARM HOSPITAL -: POTTERS BAR GARAGE ( Mon-Sat pm / Suns )
New operator

25.07.98
NP91+
9M
9M
6M
Contract rassigned to First Capital

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LEE VALLEY LEISURE COMPLEX
New operator
Potters Bar garage journeys withdrawn

 

First Capital 223 Hertford Road, Lower Edmonton

© Peter Horrex

 


24.06.99
NP91+
9TN
9TN
6TN

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LEE VALLEY LEISURE COMPLEX
Start of conversion to low floor type buses

 

 

The generous blind box on TN867 allows no less than 8 via points all with double name

© Peter Horrex

 


26.07.03
PB321+
13DLD
14DLD
9DLD
Contract reassigned to Metroline (PB) using single deckers

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LEE VALLEY LEISURE COMPLEX
New operator

 

DLD74 Enfield

© Peter Horrex

 


02.09.03
PB321+
13TP
14TP
9TP

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LEE VALLEY LEISURE COMPLEX
Converted to double deck - the DLD type transferred to Perivale for Route 297

TP464 Lower Edmonton

© Peter Horrex


26.07.08
PB321+
13TP
14TP
9TP

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LEE VALLEY LEISURE COMPLEX
Contract extended for two years


24.07.10
PB321+
14TP
14TP
9TP

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LEE VALLEY LEISURE COMPLEX
Contract renewal

Taken from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
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25.07.15
PB321+
15TE
14TE
9TE

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LEE VALLEY LEISURE COMPLEX
Contract extended for two years

TE1076 Enfield Town

© Peter Horrex


22.07.17
PB321+
15TE
14TE
10TE

CHASE FARM HOSPITAL - LEE VALLEY LEISURE COMPLEX
Contract renewal

VW1833 Gordon Hill

© Samuel Letsu

 

Garages

E Ponders End
Crew Changeover point at Enfield Town ?

EM Edmonton
Crew Changeover point at Lower Edmonton Station ?

PB Potters Bar
Crew Changeover point at garage

NP Northumberland Park
Crew Changeover point at Edmonton Green ?

Live visual

 

 

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2022
Date of edit   Sunday, 14.11.21