Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
21.11.87
AG221+
12T
10T
--
Replacement for Mon-Sat eastern section of Route 22

HOMERTON HOSPITAL (evenings)  -  HOMERTON Clapton Park Tavern (except evenings)  -  Hackney - Dalston Junction - Kingsland Road - Shoreditch - Liverpool Street - Bank - Holborn - Piccadilly Circus - TRAFALGAR SQUARE (MS)
The Mon-Sat service on Route 22 was withdrawn between Bloomsnury and Homerton , this new route enabled this section to be converted to OPO.

The Sunday service on Route 22 reamained unaltered.

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01.04.89
AG221+
12T
10T
--
London Buses was divided into 12 business units - in preparation for sell-off

24.02.90
KB
13ON
10ON
5ON
Contract reassigned

HOMERTON HOSPITAL - PICCADILLY CIRCUS
Re-routed at Hackney to terminate at Homerton Hospital all day via Urswick Road - Homerton High Street and Homerton Grove.
Withdrawn between Piccadilly Circus and Trafalgar Square but revised to operate Sundays also allowing Route 22 to be cut back every day.

26.12.90
DM21+
?
--
--
Special one day service
26.12.91
DM
?
--
--
Special one day service

18.07.92
KB
13ON
10ON
5ON

HOMERTON HOSPITAL - TOTTENHAM COURT ROAD STATION
Withdrawn between Tottenham Court Road Stn and Piccadilly Circus


09.05.94
KB
13ON
10ON
5ON

HOMERTON HOSPITAL - TOTTENHAM COURT ROAD STATION
Allocation transferred from Leyton to Cambridge Heath Garage.

Extracted from 1995 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

28.02.98
Route withdrawn - replaced by new 242.

Operating Garages

CT Clapton
Changeover point at garage.

AG Ash Grove
Changeover point ?

LY Leyton
Changeover point ?

 

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2020
Date of edit   Thursday, 22.10.20