Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
10.04.76
E91+
4RT
3RT
2RT

ENFIELD TOWN - Southbury Road - Great Cambridge Road - Bullsmoor Lane - Waltham Cross - Waltham Abbey - Broomstick Hall Road - Paternoster Hill - NINEFIELDS NORTH Hillhouse.
New service serving Ninefields Estate. The resources were partly funded by withdrawing the evening service on Route 217A between Enfield and Waltham X and reducing the 217

Taken from Mike Harris 1976 Historical Map
Greater London Bus Map
19.03.77
E91+
4RT
3RT
2RT
Note the odd short workings on a Sunday between Enfield Town and Halfway House in this March 1977 timetable

02.04.77
E91+
4RT
3RT
2RT

ENFIELD TOWN - NINEFIELDS NORTH Winters Way
Extended at Ninefields to Winters Way.

RT1373 Ninefields North stand RM100 Ninefields stand
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20.08.77
E91+
5DMS
3DMS
2DMS

NINEFIELDS NORTH Winters Way - ENFIELD TOWN (Mon-Sat) - Enfield Chase - Slades Hill - OAKWOOD STATION (Suns)
Sunday service extended from Enfield Town to Oakwood Station; which made more sense than the short journeys between Enfield Town and Halfway House previously worked.
ONE PERSON OPERATION INTRODUCED.

02.09.78
E91+
5DMS
3DMS
2DMS

NINEFIELDS NORTH Winters Way (Eastern Arm) - ENFIELD TOWN (Mon-Sat) - Enfield Chase - Slades Hill - OAKWOOD STATION (Suns)
Extended along Winters Way at Ninefields.

DMS2426 at the Sunday terminus Oakwood Station

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27.09.80
E91+
5DMS
3DMS
3DMS

NINEFIELDS NORTH Winters Way (Eastern Arm) - ENFIELD TOWN (Mon-Sat) - Enfield Chase - CHASE FARM HOSPITAL (Suns)
Sunday service diverted at Enfield Chase to CHASE FARM HOSPITAL.


31.10.81
E91+
5DMS
3DMS
3DMS

UPSHIRE Princefield Road - Ninefields - ENFIELD TOWN (Mon-Sat) - Enfield Chase - CHASE FARM HOSPITAL (Suns)
Extended from Ninefields via Ninefields Road to Upshire.

04.09.82
E91+
6M
3M
1M

ENFIELD TOWN - WALTHAM CROSS (Suns) - UPSHIRE (Mon-Sat/One Sunday evg journey)
Sunday withdrawn between Waltham Cross and Upshire except for one evening journey - replaced by new 250A.

M696 Waltham Abbey

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24.05.86
SC
dd
dd
dd
Contract assigned to Samson

ENFIELD TOWN - WALTHAM CROSS (Suns) - UPSHIRE ( Mon-Sat )
Sunday journey extension from Waltham Cross to Upshire withdrawn

16.08.87
Route renumbered 317

Operating Garages

E Ponders End
Changeover point Great Cambridge Road - Southbury Road

Samsons
Changeover point not known

Samson Coaches details not known