Route History

121 Fares

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
23.02.44
E
3ST
3ST
--

PONDERS END GARAGE - Southbury Road - Nags Head Road - Scotland Green Road - Alma Road - Lea Valley Road - Kings Head Hill - The Green - Station Road - CHINGFORD STATION
( Mon-Sat )
New Mon-Sat irregular service route

13.02.46
E
3G
3G
--

Converted to Guy type

1946 map

Extracted from 1946 map drawn by Mike Harris

The Greater London Bus Map
30.04.47
E
3G
3G
3G

PONDERS END GARAGE - CHINGFORD STATION ( Daily )
Sunday service introduced

20.08.48
E
3G
3G
--

PONDERS END GARAGE - CHINGFORD STATION ( Mon-Sat )
Sunday service withdrawn

20.10.48
E
3ST
3G
3G

PONDERS END GARAGE - CHINGFORD STATION
Sunday service re-introduced.
Mon-Fri ST type replaced G type

13.04.49
E
3G
3G
3G

Mon-Fri G type re-introduced

17.10.51
E
3G
3G
2RTL

Sunday RTL introduced.

14.05.52
E
3G
3G
4RT

Sunday RTL replaced by RT.

22.10.52
E
2RT/1G
3RT
4RT

Mon-Sat RT introduced.

16.03.55
E
3RT
3RT
4RT

G type withdrawn.

1958 times
Scanned from April 1958 Red Book, the complete book is available from the Sales List
10.10.62
E
3RT
2RT
1RT

ENFIELD CHASE STN (Sat shopping hours ) - PONDERS END GARAGE - CHINGFORD STATION
Saturday shopping hours extended from Enfield Garage to Enfield Chase Station.

27.02.63
E
3RT
2RT
1RT

ENFIELD TOWN - CHINGFORD Royal Forest Hotel
Extended in Chingford to RFH and extended from E garage to Enfield Town but withdrawn between Enfield Town and Enfield Chase.

RT2114 Southbury Station

© Jim Blake

23.01.66
E
3RT
2RT
--

ENFIELD TOWN - CHINGFORD Royal Forest Hotel ( Mon-Sat )
Sunday service withdrawn

08.08.66
E
4RFo
2RT
--

Mon-Fri converted to One Person Operation - ( remained crew operated on Saturday )

RF480

RF480 seen on a RFH journey - the roof looking a bit worse for wear

© Malcolm Allan

07.09.68
E
4RFo
2RT
--

ENFIELD TOWN - CHINGFORD STATION ( Mon-Sat )
Withdrawn between Chingford Station and Royal Forest Hotel

14.06.69
E
4RFo
2RFo
--

Saturday service converted to OPO as Mon-Fri.

RF531

RF531 seen in OPO mode

© Paul Davis

24.10.76
E71+
4DMS
2DMS
--

Converted to double deck operation.

27.09.80
AD1+
9DMS
8DMS
3DMS

TURNPIKE LANE STN - Wood Green - Palmers Green - Southgate - Chase Road - ENFIELD TOWN (Suns) - CHINGFORD STN ( Mon-Sat )
Mon-Sat extended from Enfield Town to Turnpike Lane via Route 107 and withdrawn 298A and allocation moved to AD

19.09.81
AD1+
9M
8M
3M

Converted to Metrobus operation.

04.09.82
AD1+
5M
--
--
 
E141+
8M
8M
4M

TURNPIKE LANE STN - Wood Green - Palmers Green - Southgate - Oakwood - Enfield - Ponders End - Enfield Highway - Ordnance Road - ENFIELD LOCK
Rerouted at Ponders End to Enfield Lock and revised to run end to end daily.
The Ponders End to Chingford section replaced by revised 313. The new section to Enfield Lock replaced withdrawn section of Route 107.

22.04.83
AD1+
4M
3M
--
 
E141+
8M
5M
4M

Saturday Palmers Green (AD) allocation added.

25.10.88
AD1+
--
3M
--
 
E141+
13M
5M
4M

Mon-Fri Palmers Green (AD) allocation withdrawn.

02.06.90
E141+
13M
11M
4M

Palmers Green (AD) allocation withdrawn.

01.02.92
AD141+
16M
16M
6M

E allocation replaced by AD

M559

M559 Southgate Station

This image available on the
Metrobus download

22.07.00
AD141+
17M
16M
7M

TURNPIKE LANE STN - ENFIELD LOCK Island Village
Re-routed at Enfield Lock to Island Village

03.02.01
AD141+
17M
16M
7M
 
EM621+
2M
--
--

Two Mon-Fri schoolday journeys operated by Leaside Travel from Edmonton Garage.

31.08.02
AD141+
9DLA
4DLA
4DLA
 
E221+
8DLA
8DLA
4DLA
  EC621+
2M
--
--

Enfield allocation reintroduced.

DLA91

DLA91 Ponders End

This image available on the
Arriva download

09.11.02
E221+
17DLA
17DLA
8DLA
 
EC621+
2M
--
--

Palmers Green (AD) allocation withdrawn.

M1253

M1253 in Leaside Trabel livery seen in Enfield Town

© Graham Smith

05.02.11
E221+
20DLA
19DLA
12DLA

Contract extended two years

VLW2

VLW2 is entering Southgate Station

This image available on the
Arriva download

02.02.13
E221+
20DW
19DW
12DW

Contract renewal with Arriva London

DW572

DW572 Southgate Station

This image available on the
Arriva download

 

2014 map
Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris

The Greater London Bus Map

121 times

Operating Garages

AD Palmers Green
Changeover point Cock

E Enfield
Changeover point outside garage

EM Edmonton
Changeover point n/a

Stands and turning points