Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
at 03.10.34
AE
20NS
19NS
11NS
11ST
 
B
20NS
20NS
19NS

HENDON Bell ( Suns ) - Brent Street - GOLDERS GREEN STATION - Childs Hill - West End Green - West End Lane - Quex Road - Kilburn High Road - Kilburn Park Station - The Chippenham - Prince of Wales - Westbourne Park Station - Pembridge Villas - Notting Hill Gate - Church Street - Kensington High Street - Olympia - North End Road - West Kensington Stn - Fulham Broadway - Harwood Road - WANDSWORTH BRIDGE Tavern

02.10.35
AE
20NS
19NS
14NS
 
B
20NS
20NS
13NS
 
F
--
--
14NS


Sunday only Putney Bridge (F) allocation introduced

08.04.36
AE
20NS
19NS
22NS
 
B
20NS
19NS
22NS


Sunday only Putney Bridge (F) allocation withdrawn

07.10.36
AE
20NS
19NS
11NS
 
AF
--
--
11NS
 
B
20NS
20NS
19NS


Sunday only Chelverton Road (AF) allocation introduced

06.10.37
AE
18STD
17STD
--
 
B
20STL
20STL
19STL
 
W
--
--
10STL
 
X
--
--
9ST


Sunday Hendon (AE) and Chelverton Road (AF) allocations replaced by Cricklewood (W) and Middle Row (X)

04.05.38
AE
18STD
17STD
19STD
 
B
20STL
20STL
20STL


Sunday Hendon (AE) allocation reinstated
Sunday  only Cricklewood (W) and Middle Row (X) withdrawn

01.06.38
AE
26STD
17STD+
19STD
      3STD/13
1STD/113
 
 
B
16STL
20STL
20STL


PARK ROYAL STATION ( Mon-Sat peaks ) Hanger Lane - North Circular Road - Stonebridge Park - Neasden - Brent - HENDON Bell ( Suns ) - GOLDERS GREEN ( Mon-Sat ) - WANDSWORTH BRIDGE
Mon-Sat peaks extended from Golders Green to Park Royal Station

16.10.38
AE
26STD
17STD+
19STD
      3STD/13
1STD/113
 
 
AF
16STL
20STL
--
 
B
--
--
11STL
 
X
--
--
9ST


Mon-Sat Battersea (B) allocation replaced by Chelverton Road (AF)
Part of Sunday Battersea (B) allocation moved to Middle Row (X)

09.11.38
AE
26STD
17STD+
19STD
      3STD/13
1STD/113
 
 
AF
12STL
14STL
--
 
B
4STL
6STL
11STL
 
X
--
--
9ST

 

Mon-Fri Battersea (B) allocation reinstated

03.05.39
AE
26STD
17STD+
--
      3STD/13
1STD/113
 
 
AF
12STL
14STL
--
 
B
4STL
6STL
11STL
 
W
--
--
15STL
 
X
--
--
9STL


Sunday Hendon (AE) allocation replaced by Cricklewood (AE)

07.06.39
AF
12STL
13STL
--
 
B
4STL
6STL
11STL
 
W
23STL
18STL+
15STL
      1STL/92  
 
X
--
--
9STL


HENDON Bell ( Suns ) - GOLDERS GREEN ( Mon-Sat ) - WANDSWORTH BRIDGE
Mon-Sat peaks withdrawn between Golders Green and Park Royal Station

13.12.39
AF
14STL
14STL
8STL
 
X
15ST
15ST
17ST


Battersea (B) and Cricklewood (W) allocations withdrawn
Mon-Sat Middle Row (X) introduced
Sunday Chelverton Road (AF) introduced

25.09.40
AF
24RT
23RT
6RT
 
X
17STL
9STL
19STL

HENDON Bell ( Suns ) - GOLDERS GREEN ( Mon-Sat ) - WANDSWORTH PLAIN
Extended via Wandsworth Bridge to Wandsworth Plain

02.04.41
AF
22ST
2PROV
23ST
--
 
X
17STL
9STL
25STL

Sunday Chelverton Road (AF) withdrawn

29.10.41
B
14STL
12STL
8STL
 
X
18STL
20STL
17STL

Chelverton Road (AF) allocation withdrawn
Daily Battersea (B) reintroduced

25.03.42
B
14STL
12STL
--
 
X
18STL
20STL
20STL

GOLDERS GREEN - WANDSWORTH PLAIN
Withdrawn between Golders Green and Hendon
Sunday Battersea (B) withdrawn

03.06.42
B
14STL
12STL
--
 
X
18STL
18STL
19STL

GOLDERS GREEN - WANDSWORTH PLAIN :- West Hill - Putney Heath - KINGSTON VALE ( Mon-Sat peaks )
Mon-Sat peaks extended from Wandsworth to Kingston Vale

28.10.42
B
14STL
12STL
6STL
 
X
18STL
18STL
13STL

Sunday Battersea (B) reintroduced

12.11.47
AF
11RT
13RT
11RT
 
X
26STL
27STL+
18STL
      1STL/7A  

GOLDERS GREEN - WANDSWORTH PLAIN :-- KINGSTON VALE ( Mon-Fri peaks )
Sat peaks withdrawn between Wandsworth and Kingston Vale
Battersea (B) allocation replaced by Chelverton Road (AF)

14.05.52
AF
11RT
17RT
--
 
X
26RT
30RT
23RT
 
WD
--
--
8RTL

Sunday Chelverton Road (AF) allocation withdrawn in favour of a WD allocation.
Chelverton Road (AF) gained 11RT on the 37 to compensate.

04.05.55
AF
10RTL
16RTL
--
 
X
25RTL
29RTL
19RTL
 
WD
--
--
10RTL

AF & X RT allocations replaced by RTL.

10.12.56
AF
10RTL
16RTL
--
 
X
25RTL
29RTL
13RTL
 
WD
--
--
17RTL


Limited stop journeys between Kingston Vale & Wandsworth converted to normal stopping.

28 times
Scanned from the April 1958 Red Book. A quick look shows that the Putney (AF) garage journeys left line of route at New Kings Road therefore they probably operated in service to garage via Route 22 and 14
26.11.58
WD
9RTL
18RTL
19RTL
 
X
20RTL
28RTL
11RTL


GOLDERS GREEN STN - WANDSWORTH
Mon-Fri journeys between Wandsworth & Kingston Vale withdrawn
AF allocation withdrawn in favour of daily WD.

08.05.63
WD
12RTL
21RTL
20RTL
 
X
19RTL
23RTL
12RTL


PUTNEY HEATH Green Man
(Sunday afternoon) - Tibbetts Corner - West Hill - WANDSWORTH PLAIN - GOLDERS GREEN STN.
Sunday afternoon projections to Putney Heath introduced via Route 168

01.01.64
WD
12RTL
21RTL
15RTL
 
X
19RTL
23RTL
11RM


Sunday X RT replaced by RM allocation.

01.11.65
WD
16RTL
22RTL
13RTL
 
X
15RT
23RT
8RM


Mon-Fri X RTL allocation replaced by RT

01.10.66
WD
17RT
21RT
12RT
 
X
14RT
20RT
8RM

Daily WD allocation replaced by RT.

RT1364

Roofbox RT1364 West End Lane

© Malcolm Allan

07.09.68
WD
18RT
17RT
12RT
 
X
15RT
16RT
8RM
1968 entry
This entry is part of the September 1968 allocation book which is available for sale
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18.04.70
WD
16RM
16RM
13RM
 
X
15RM
16RM
8RM

Daily allocation now RM.

25.04.81
WD
15RM
13RM
8RM
 
X
11RM
10RM
5RM

WANDSWORTH PLAIN - GOLDERS GREEN STATION
Withdrawn between Wandsworth & Putney Heath

RM2125

 

 

RM2125 Golders Green

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15.08.81
WD
15RM
13RM
8RM
 
X
11RM
10RM
5RM

Middle Row garage closed - allocation transferred to Westbourne Park garage.

04.09.82
WD
14RM
17RM
8RM
 
X
10RM
5RM
6RM

WANDSWORTH Mapleton Road - GOLDERS GREEN STN
Extended in Wandsworth to the Arndale Centre.

11.07.87
X
20RM
18RM
12Mc

Wandsworth garage closed.

05.11.88
X
20RM
18RML
12Mc

Saturday RM replaced by RML

05.03.89
X
36MA
30MA
17MA


Converted to Midibus Operation marketed as 'Gold Arrow

MA40

 

 

MA40 Golders Green Station

This is one of 1500 images available on the Single Deck download

 

18.07.92
X
31DW
30DW
17DW


MA type replaced by DW

DW7

DW7 Kilburn Park Station

This is one of 1500 images available on the Single Deck download

29.05.99
X
23DM
22DM
17DM


WANDSWORTH Mapleton Road - HARROW ROAD Prince of Wales
Withdrawn between Harrow Road and Golders Green - replaced by Route 328 Golders Green and Chelsea.
Night Route introduced ( N28 )

28 map

28 diagram from May 1999 leaflet
01.05.04
X
24DM
21DM
18DM


Contract renewal

DM291

DM291 Kensington High Street on a short working journey

This image available with the
First London download

05.06.04
X
21VNW
19VNW
14VNW

Converted gradually from single deck to low floor double deck

11.02.06
X
23VNW
21VNW
15VNW


WANDSWORTH -
Prince of Wales - Harrow Road - Kilburn Lane - Chamberlayne Road - KENSAL RISE STATION
Extended from Prince of Wales to Kensal Rise Station which restored a lost link when Route 46 was withdrawn in 1969.

VNW32382

 

 

VNW32382 Kensal Rise stand

This image is one of 1430 which is available with the First Buses download

 

30.04.11
X
22VNW
21VNW
17VNW

Contract renewal

TNA33374

TNA33374 Notting Hill Gate

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01.10.11
AS
22VNW
21VNW
17VNW

Allocation moved to new base at Atlas Road - Harlesden (AS)

29.06.13
AS
23VNW
22VNW
17VNW
Contract novated to Tower Transit
29.04.16
AS
23VNW
22VNW
17VNW

Contract renewal

01.07.17
X
22VNW
21VNW
16VNW

Atlas Road closed operationally, allocation moved to Westboure Park (X)

 

 

28 times 28 live 28 stands Tender Specs 28 fares

Operating Garages

AF Chelverton Road
Changeover point ?

WD Wandsworth
Changeover point outside garage.

X Middle Row
Changeover point outside Westbourne Park Station ( 13 minutes walking time )
Garage journeys leave line of route at Prince Of Wales - Harrow Road observing Route 18 stops and then Ladbroke Grove - Kensal Road to Middle Row.
Blind display to read NORTH KENSINGTON Middle Row

X Westbourne Park
Changeover point outside garage

AS Atlas Road - Harlesden
Changeover point Westbourne Park

B Battersea
Changeover point ?

AE Hendon
Changeover point ?

W Cricklewood
Changeover point ?

F Putney Bridge
Changeover point ?

© Ian Armstrong 2017
Date of edit   Monday, 24.07.17