Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
26.11.58
R
8RTW
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MARYLEBONE STATION - Baker Street - Marble Arch - Park Lane  -  Hyde Park Corner - Knightsbridge - Brompton Road  -  South Kensington - Cromwell Road  -  Earls Court Road  -  Lillie Road  --  EARLS COURT Empress Sate Building ( Mon-Fri ) Lillie Road - Fulham Palace Road - Putney - PUTNEY HEATH Green Man (Mon-Fri peaks) Roehampton - KINGSTON VALE (Mon-Fri peak jnys)
New Route

It is odd that the Title shows KINGSTON VALE but timetable refers to point as ROEHAMPTON VALE
RTW245 at Mrble Arch on a short working to Baker Street
Photographer unknown but photo donated by Simon D


14.10.59
AF
5RTW
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MARYLEBONE STATION -   EARLS COURT Empress Sate Building ( Mon-Fri )- PUTNEY HEATH Green Man (Mon-Fri peaks) Roehampton - KINGSTON VALE (Mon-Fri peak jnys)
RIVERSIDE (R) allocation transferred to Putney (AF)

14.08.63
AF
RTW ex 74
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CAMDEN TOWN - PUTNEY HEATH (Mon-Fri peaks) - KINGSTON VALE (Mon-Fri peak jnys)
Rerouted via The Zoo to Camden Town instead of Marylebone Station.

Fulham to Kingston Vale section - click here

Extracted from July 1964 map drawn by Mike Harris

The Greater London Bus Map

07.11.65
AF
RM ex 74
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CAMDEN TOWN - PUTNEY HEATH (Mon-Fri peaks) - KINGSTON VALE (Mon-Fri peak jnys)
Converted to RM operation

31.12.66
Route withdrawn.

 

 

 

Operating Garages

AF Putney
Changeover point at Putney Station

R Riverside
Changeover point at Empress State Building ?