Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
10.06.89
CT21+
6MRL
6MRL
4MRL

LIVERPOOL STREET STATION - Old Broad Street - Wormwood Street - Hounsditch - Aldgate - Fenchurch Street - Mincing Lane - Great Tower Street - Byward Street - Tower Hill - East Smithfield - Thomas More Street - Wapping High Street - Readon Path - Green Bank - Wapping Lane - The Highway - Glamis Street - Cable Street - Cannon Street Road - The Highway - Wapping Lane - Prusom Street - Garnet Street Wapping High Street - Wapping Lane - Green Bank - Readon Path - Tower Hill,l Aldgate - LIVERPOOL STREET STATION
NEW Route serves new Roads and replaces Route 22A between Aldgate and Wapping.

1989 entry
Part of the allocation book library which is for sale
Allocation Books
MRL126

MRL126 Liverpool Street Station - the sign on the front makes up for skimpy blind aperture

This image available with the
Single Deck download

24.02.90
BW201+
5RB
6RB
5RB

Allocation transferred to Bow (BW)

03.11.91
BW201+
5RB
6RB
5RB

Rerouted at Wapping via Vaughan Way instead of Thomas Moore Street.

RB8

RB8 Liverpool Street stand

This image available with the
Single Deck download


26.09.92
SD201+
5RB/MRL
6RB/MRL
5RB/MRL

Allocation moved to Stratford (SD)

DW142

DW142 Liverpool Street Bus Station

This image available with the
Single Deck download

1995 map
Extracted from 1995 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
28.02.98
SD201+
8SLD
7SLD
5SLD

Start of new contract - rerouted Eastbound via Minories instead of Fenchurch Street.

DS141

DS141 Shadwell stand

This image available with the
Stagecoach  download

18.09.99
SD201+
13SLD
14SLD
10SLD

SHADWELL STATION - Wapping - Aldgate - Liverpool Street - London Wall - St Paul's - Ludgate Circus - Blackfriars Bridge - Blackfriars Road - ELEPHANT & CASTLE
Extended from Liverpool Street to Elephant & Castle.

sld166

SLD166 at Ludgate Circus

This image available with the
Stagecoach  download

18.09.04
WL1+
18DP
11DP
8DP

Operated by Travel London.

23.04.05
WL1+
18DP
11DP
8DP

Rerouted eastbound direct along London Wall instead of via Moorgate - South Place - Eldon Street and Bloomfield Street

8314

8314 Elephant & Castle stand

This image is part of a download available with the Abellio download

21.05.09
WL401+
18DP
11DP
8DP

Now under the control of Abellio London

8307

8317 Elephant & Castle

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19.09.09
WL401+
19DPS
11DPS
8DPS

Contract renewal

8323

8323 Ludgate Circus

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20.09.14
MW71+
17SE
11SE
11SE
LOGO New contract with London General (MW)
100 map
Taken from TFL website
07.03.15
MW71+
17SE
11SE
11SE

SHADWELL & ELEPHANT & CASTLE
SHADWELL STATION - Cable Street - Cannon Street Road - The Highway - Wapping Lane - Wapping Station - Wapping High Street - Sampson Street - Vaughan Way - East Smithfield - Minories - Tower Gateway Station - Goodmans Yard - Mansell Street - Aldgate High Street - Aldgate Station - Aldgate - Leadenhall Street - Bishopsgate - Wormwood Street (for Liverpool Street Station) - London Wall (junction with Moorgate for Moorgate Station) - Aldersgate Street - St Martin's-le-Grand - St Paul's Station - Cheapside - New Change - Cannon Street - Friday Street - Queen Victoria Street - Blackfriars Station - Blackfriars Bridge - Blackfriars Road - Southwark Station - Blackfriars Road - St George's Circus - London Road -ELEPHANT & CASTLE
Diverted between Mansion House and Blackfriars direct via Queen Victoria Street instead of Ludgate Circus

SE231 SE231 Elephant & Castle roundabout
© Lawrence Living

08.04.17
MW71+
13SE
9SE
10SE

SHADWELL STATION  -  BARBICAN London Wall
Withdrawn between Barbican and Elephant & Castle, this section replaced by revised 388

29.07.17
SI 1+
13SE
10SE
10SE

Mandela Way closed, allocation moved to Silvertown ( SI )

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

Operating Garages

BW Bow
Changeover point at Liverpool Street

CT Clapton
Changeover point Liverpool Street ?

SD Stratford
Changeover point Liverpool Street

WL Walworth
Changeover point at Elephant & Castle stand

MW Mandela Way
Changeover point at Elephant & Castle stand
From 08.04.17 changeover point is Aldgate

SI Silvertown
Changeover point at Shadwell for start and finish, Aldgate for meal reliefs

100 times live stands Tender Specs

 

 

 

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2018
Date of edit   Thursday, 21.06.18