Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
24.02.90
T51+
14T
10T
7T

WHIPPS CROSS - Leyton - Clapton - Pembury Road - Hackney Downs - Dalston - Mildmay Park - Essex Road - Angel - Goswell Road - WEST SMITHFIELD Barts Hospital
NEW ROUTE replacing Route 55 Whipps Cross to Clapton - 48 Clapton to Dalston and 277 Mildmay Park to Smithfield

t260

T260 Barts stand

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25.09.93
T51+
14T+
10T
7T
    2T/30    
logo Diverted between
Goswell Road and St Barts via St Paul's Station

WHIPPS CROSS - Goswell Road - Aldersgate - St Pauls - Newgate Street - Giltspur Street - WEST SMITHFIELD Barts Hospital ( Daily )

1993 ENTRY
Part of the allocation book library which is for sale
Allocation Books

S66 Barts

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20.02.99
T51+
13TA
11TA
8TA

Converted to low floor operation

28.02.98
T51+
12TA
11TA
8TA
LOGO Start of new contract

WHIPPS CROSS & ST BARTHOLOMEW'S HOSPITAL

Contract renewal
05.02.05
T51+
17TA
17TA
12TA

Contract renewal - frequency reductions

TA2

TA2 Barts stand

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27.02.10
T51+
21sc
19sc
16sc

Contract renewal wirh new Scania type

15172

15172 Balls Pond Road

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28.02.15
T51+
22E
19E
16E

Contract renewal with hybrid Enviros made spare from Route 15 which was converted to LT

12135

Hybrid 12135 waits at Whipps Cross with proud driver Dave McKay who had just recently passed out as a driver for Stagecoach

© Dave McKay

2018 map
Taken from 2018 map drawn by Mike Harris
Greater London Bus Map

 

Operating Garage

T Leyton
Changeover point Bakers Arms

 

Current times for Route 56 live 56 stands Tender Specs

 

© Ian Armstrong 2018
Date of edit   Friday, 25.05.18