Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
17.06.72
BK61+
7DMS
6DMS
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THAMES VIEW ESTATE Abridge Way - Bastable Avenue - River Road - Movers Lane - BARKING London Road ( Mon-Sat )
NEW ROUTE: replaced southern end of route 179 - unusually the 179 continued operating Saturday shopping hours to Thames View Estate thus making the 199 duplicated during these times.

Taken from February 1973 Red Book

DMS1642 Blakes Corner, Barking

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11.10.75
BK61+
7DMS
5DMS
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THAMES VIEW ESTATE  -  BARKING ( Mon-Sat )
Saturday PVR reduction

DMS693 Thames View Estate

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22.04.78
BK61+
8DMS
7DMS
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THAMES VIEW ESTATE Abridge Way - Bastable Avenue - River Road - Movers Lane - Barking - Longbridge Road - Fair Cross - South Park Drive - Green Lane - ILFORD STATION Ley Street
Extended from Barking to Ilford via withdrawn 291 - thus providng an evening service between Barking and Ilford.

Taken from April 1978 Red Book
17.05.80
BK61+
8DMS
8DMS
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THAMES VIEW ESTATE  -  ILFORD
Saturday PVR increase

DMS30 Barking Garage

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01.06.80
BK61+
8T
7T
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THAMES VIEW ESTATE  -  ILFORD
Converted to Titan operation.

 

T160 Thames View Estate

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04.09.82
Withdrawn - South Park Drive was covered by additional journeys on Route 148 and the Thames View Estae leg was replaced by extending 169.

Garages

BK Barking
Changeover point at garage after 22.04.78