Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
26.09.70
AV
4RT
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RICHMOND Dee Road - Richmond - Twickenham - Staines Road - Hospital Bridge Road - Whitton - Hall Road - Bridge Road - HOUNSLOW Bus Station (Mon-Fri)
NEW ROUTE: replaced withdrawn section of Route 203.

Scanned from 1971 Red Book
18.09.71
AV
5RFo
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CONVERTED TO SINGLE DECK OPO OPERATION

11.03.72
AV
5RFo
4RFo
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RICHMOND Dee Road - - HOUNSLOW Bus Station (MS)
Saturday introduction.

RF617 Richmond Station August 1975

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17.04.77
AV191+
5BL
6BL
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Bristol type replace RF.

BL91 waits at the changeoer point for most routes from Twickenham although by this time AB had long closed

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28.10.78
FW101+
5BL
5BL
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Hounslow (AV) allocation moved to Fulwell (FW)

27.09.80
FW101+
5BL
5BL
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RICHMOND Dee Road - HOUNSLOW Civic Centre( Mon-Sat )
Extended via High Street and Lampton Road to Civic Centre in Hounslow.

08.03.82
FW101+
5M
5M
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Converted to double deck operation.

 

 

M19 seen in Twickenham on a garage journey via Sixth Cross Rd

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04.09.82
AV121+
6M
4M
4M

RICHMOND Dee Road (MS)- HOUNSLOW Bus Station (Suns) - Hounslow West - Great South West Road - Hatton Cross Station - Stanwell Road - Beacon Road - Cargo Terminal - Cargo Tunnel - HEATHROW CENTRAL Bus Station.
MS diverted at "The Bell" Hounslow to Heathrow via Cargo Terminal and withdrawn Service 82.
Sunday service introduced between Hounslow and Heathrow.

FW allocation moved to Hounslow (AV)

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14.04.84
AV121+
6M
4M
4M

Extracted from 1984 map drawn by © Darius Grigg

M159 Heathrow bound, seen in Hounslow High Street

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01.02.86
AV121+
2M/4LS
2M/4LS
4M

Leyland Nationals introduced.

LS264 Hounslow West Station, August 1985

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12.04.86
AV121+
2M/4LS
2M/4LS
4M

Diverted via the New Terminal 4

28.03.87
AV121+
6LS
6LS
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RICHMOND Dee Road - HEATHROW CENTRAL Bus Station ( Mon-Sat )
Sunday service withdrawn - replaced by revised 223.

30.09.89
AV121+
5LS
5LS
2M

HEATHROW Terminal 4 - HOUNSLOW Bus Station -; RICHMOND Dee Road ( Mon-Sat )
Withdrawn between Terminal 4 and Heathrow Central and Sunday service re-introduced between Terminal 4 and Hounslow.

LS124 Hounslow West

© Chris Sanders

28.04.90
Withdrawn - replaced by New H22 and H23.

Operating Garages

AV Hounslow
Changeover point London Road - Hounslow

FW Fulwell
Changeover point King Street - Twickenham