Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
07.10.51
WL
10RTL
7RTL
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CANNON STREET - DULWICH Plough ( Mon-Sat peaks ) - FOREST HILL / CATFORD Rushey Green (Mon-Fri journeys)
New Tram replacement Route for Tram #60


This timetable is unusual in that the single journeys explain that the buses are joint with Route 176
25.06.56
WL
RTL ex 176
RTL ex 176
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CANNON STREET - DULWICH ( Mon-Sat peaks ) - FOREST HILL / CATFORD Rushey Green (Mon-Fri journeys)
Route now jointly operated with Route 176

17.10.56
WL
RTL ex 176
RTL ex 176
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CANNON STREET - DULWICH ( Mon-Sat peaks ) - FOREST HILL / CATFORD GARAGE (Mon-Fri journeys)
Catford journeys extended to Catford Garage

26.11.58
WL
RTL /RTW
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CANNON STREET - DULWICH (Mon-Fri peaks) - FOREST HILL / CATFORD GARAGE (Mon-Fri journeys)
Saturday service withdrawn and RTW type introduced.

12.10.60
WL
RTW
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RTL type withdrawn.

This map was extracted from Central section of 1964 map drawn by Mike Harris
Extracted from 1964 outer london section of 1964 historical map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
27.01.65
WL
RTW
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CANNON STREET - DULWICH ( Mon-Sat peaks ) - FOREST HILL / LEWISHAM (Mon-Fri journeys)
Journeys beyond Forest Hill diverted at Catford to Lewisham

Taken from Alterations ( no.1 ) Booklet dated 18 November 1964
01.12.65
WL
RTL
--
--

RTW type replaced by RTL

10.07.66
WL
RT
--
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RTL type replaced by RT

RT2732 seen at the Elephant & Castle 1975

© Eamonn Kentell


21.03.76
WL
RM
--
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RT type replaced by RM

RM269 seen at Dog Kennel Hill

This image available with Routemaster family downloadat the Bus Photos page

17.10.77
WL
RM
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MANSION HOUSE STN - DULWICH (Mon-Fri peaks) - FOREST HILL (journeys)
Extended fom Cannon Streeet to Mansion House Station.

 

04.09.82
Route withdrawn.

 

 

 

 

Operating Garage

WL Walworth
Changeover point Nags Head