Route History

09.09.68
WL
10MBA
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New flat fare service

WATERLOO STATION - Waterloo Bridge - Kingsway Tunnel ( northbound ) - Kingsway - Holborn Station - High Holborn - Holborn Viaduct - Bank - ALDGATE Minories Bus Station (Mon-Fri except evgs)
New Red Arrow service - Route 23 withdrawn between Marylebone and Aldgate therefore this was replacement between Holborn and Aldgate in addition to Route 25


Extracted from 1970 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

26.01.70
WL
15MBA
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WATERLOO STATION - Waterloo Bridge - Kingsway Tunnel ( northbound ) - Kingsway - Holborn Station - High Holborn - Holborn Viaduct - Bank - LONDON BRIDGE STATION (Mon-Fri except evgs)
Diverted at Bank to London Bridge Station - replaced withdrawn section of Route 7.



08.06.81
WL
15LS
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WATERLOO  -  LONDON BRIDGE (Mon-Fri except evgs) 
Converted to Leyland National

01.09.84
WL
15LS
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WATERLOO STATION - Waterloo Bridge - Aldwych - Kingsway - Holborn Station - High Holborn - Holborn Viaduct - Bank,LONDON BRIDGE STATION (Mon-Fri except evgs)
Diverted northbound via Aldwych instead of Kingsway Tunnel

27.04.85
AG
15LS
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WATERLOO  -  LONDON BRIDGE (Mon-Fri except evgs) 
Allocation moved from Walworth to Ash Grove (AG)

15.08.87
RA
Joint
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Allocation moved back to Walworth ( now coded RA )

WATERLOO  -  LONDON BRIDGE (Mon-Fri except evgs) 
Allocation moved to Walworth (WL)



28.10.90
RA
Joint GLS
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WATERLOO  -  LONDON BRIDGE (Mon-Fri except evgs) 
Allocation moved to new operating base at Waterloo - Cornwall Road retaining the RA code

GLS474 Aldwych Station

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31.05.02
Last day of operation

 

Operating Garages

WL / RA Walworth
Crew Changeover point not known but probably Waterloo

AG Ash Grove
Crew Changeover point not known but probably Waterloo