Route History

14.07.90
TL51+
6mini
6mini
3mini
logo New Route

CATFORD BRIDGE STATION - Brookhouse Road - Southend Lane - Downham - Churchdown Way - Downham Way - Rangfield Road - Burnt Ash Lane - College Road - Bromley North - Bromley South - Westmoreland Road - Pickhurst Lane - Hayes Stn - Bourne Way - Croydon Road - Kingsway - Church Drive - Queensway - Chestnut Avenue - Sylvan Way - Layhams Road - Birch Tree Avenue - Queensway and Princes Way - CONEY HALL
Loop working performed on departure from Coney Hall.
NEW ROUTE replaced B1 and L3

sr62

SR62 devoid of Company name is seen at Catford Bridge

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19.01.91
TL51+
6mini
6mini
--

Sunday service withdrawn.
Buses arriving at Coney Hall re-routed to operate direct from Kingsway to Princes Way instead of loop via Layhams Road although the loop was still used for departing buses from Coney Hall (evenings excepted)

12.02.94
LM
6midi
6midi
4midi
LOGO Contract reasigned
operating from a base at Deptford

972

972 Catford bridge

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Arriva download


25.02.95
CR
6midi
6midi
4midi
logo Operation transferred to Londonlinks operating from a depot at Croydon

138 map 1995
Extracted from 1995 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
18.06.95
BY
6midi
6midi
4midi
logo Allocation transferred to Kentish Bus (Bromley)

04.11.95
LM
6midi
6midi
4midi

Allocation transferred back to Kentish Bus (Deptford)

02.12.95
MB81+
6midi
6midi
5midi
logo Contract reassigned

 

714

Dart 714 Bromley North Station

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18.08.01
MB81+
6dart
6dart
4dart

Converted to Dart operation.

25.09.04
MB167+
3sd
3sd
2sd

BROMLEY NORTH STN - CONEY HALL
Withdrawn between Bromley and Catford Bridge - the withdrawn section replaced by revised 336.

18.03.06
MB167+
3sd
3sd
2sd

New quality Incentive Contract retained by Metrobus using new vehicles. No change to structure or frequencies.

19.03.11
MB167+
3sd
3sd
2sd

Contract extended for two years

266

East Lancs Esteem 266

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16.03.13
MB167+
3sd
3sd
2sd

BROMLEY NORTH STN - CONEY HALL
Contract renewal


Operating Garages

C Croydon
Changeover point not known

TL Catford
Changeover point Catford Town Hall

MB Metrobus (Green Street Green)
Changeover point Bromley North Station
joint duty schedule with Route 146

LM Lewisham
Changeover point not known but probably Catford Bridge

BY Bromley
Changeover point not known

 

138 times 138 live 138 stands 138 Tender Specs 138 fares

 

© Ian Armstrong 2017
Date of edit   Thursday, 27.07.17