Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
27.03.71
HT
12SMS
5SMS
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TUFNELL PARK Hotel - Brecknock Road - York Way - KINGS CROSS (Mon-Fri evgs/Sat) -: Euston - Russelll Square - Holborn - Kingsway - Aldwych - WATERLOO (Mon-Fri except evenings)
New OPO route replacing Route 196 which was withdrawn between Euston and Tufnell Park



01.03.75
HT
12SMS
3SMS
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ARCHWAY STATION - Highgate Hill - Magdala Avenue - Dartmouth Park Hill - Tufnell Park Stn - Brecknock Road - York Way - KINGS CROSS (Mon-Fri evgs / Sat) -: Euston - Russelll Square - Holborn - Kingsway - Aldwych - WATERLOO ( Mon-Fri evenings excepted)
Withdrawn between Tufnell Park Station and Tufnell Park Hotel and diverted instead via Dartmouth Park Hill to Archway Station


01.11.75
HT
12SMS
3DMS
--

ARCHWAY STATION - KINGS CROSS (Mon-Fri evgs /Sat) - WATERLOO ( Mon-Fri except evenings )
Saturday converted to double deck (DMS)

21.03.76
HT171+
12DMS
3SMS
--

ARCHWAY STATION - KINGS CROSS (Mon-Fri evgs /Sat) - WATERLOO ( Mon-Fri except evenings )
Mon-Fri converted to double deck (DMS)


Taken from Mike Harris 1976 Historical Map
Greater London Bus Map

 

03.12.79
HT171+
12LS
3LS
--

ARCHWAY STATION - KINGS CROSS (Mon-Fri evgs /Sat) - WATERLOO ( Mon-Fri except evenings )
Converted to Leyland National single deck operation (LS)


31.10.81
HT171+
13DMS
3DMS
--

ARCHWAY STATION - KINGS CROSS (Mon-Fri evgs /Sat) - WATERLOO ( Mon-Fri except evenings )
Reverted to DMS operation.



04.09.82
Withdrawn - replaced by revised 188 and C11.

Operating Garage

HT Highgate
Changeover point at Arhway from 01.03.75 and at garage prior to this date.