Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
04.09.82
AP51+
6RM
--
--
 
WH91+
--
8RM
5RM

LIMEHOUSE Londoner - Devons Road - Bow - Stratford - Forest Gate - Manor Park - ILFORD BROADWAY (Sat evenings) - ILFORD HIGH ROAD Green Lane (Mon-Fri evenings) Goodmayes - Becontree - BECONTREE HEATH (MS except evenings/Sundays) - Ballards Lane - DAGENHAM Fords (Mon-Fri am journeys)
NEW ROUTE replacing withdrawn section of Route 86 between Stratford and Limehouse - and withdrawn section of route of Route 25 between Ilford & Becontree Heath


23.04.83
AP51+
4T
7T
4T
 
WH91+
4T
3T
4T

ALDGATE - Mile End - Bow - Stratford - Forest Gate - Manor Park - Ilford - Goodmayes - Becontree - BECONTREE HEATH ( daily ) - DAGENHAM Fords (Mon-Fri am journey)
Converted to OPO and diverted at Bow to Aldgate instead of Limehouse. Limehouse section covered by re-introduced 86

T585 Stratford

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27.10.84
AP51+
8T
11T
4T
 
WH141+
--
--
4T

ALDGATE - BECONTREE HEATH ( daily ) - DAGENHAM Fords (Mon-Fri am journey)
MS West Ham (WH) allocation withdrawn.


Scanned from " Getting About" booklet dated 27.10.84

02.02.85
AP51+
4T
11T
8T
 
WH141+
4T
--
--

ALDGATE - BECONTREE HEATH ( daily ) - DAGENHAM Fords (Mon-Fri am journey)
Mon-Fri West Ham (WH) allocation re-introduced but Sunday allocation withdrawn.

T432 Stratford High Street

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03.08.85
AP51+
8T
11T
8T

ALDGATE - BECONTREE HEATH ( daily ) - DAGENHAM Fords (Mon-Fri am journey)
Mon-Sat West Ham (WH) allocation withdrawn.

T98 Romford Road May 1986 being  punched by a 25

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21.06.86
AP51+
10T
--
--
 
WH141+
6T
10T
8T

ALDGATE - BECONTREE HEATH ( daily ) - DAGENHAM Fords (Mon-Fri am journey)
Daily West Ham (WH) allocation introduced - Sat and Sun AP withdrawn.

28.02.87
AP51+
10T
--
--
 
WH141+
6T
10T
--

ALDGATE - BECONTREE HEATH (MS) - DAGENHAM Fords (Mon-Fri am journey)
Sunday service withdrawn - replaced by extending Route 25 from Ilford to Becontree Heath on this day.

T652 Aldgate June 1987

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21.11.87
WH141+
16T
10T
--

ALDGATE - BECONTREE HEATH (MS)
Fords journey withdrawn.

15.01.88
Last day of operation
Replaced by Revised 25 which was extended on Mon-Sat from Ilford to Becontree Heath

 

1983 Map


Extracted from 1983 map adapted by Darius Grigg

 

 

 

 

Operating Garages

AP Seven Kings
Changeover point Ilford Hainault Street

WH West Ham
Changeover point Stratford Broadway