Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
08.11.97
BX101+
11LDP
11LDP
7LDP
 
NX221+
5LDP
5LDP
4LDP
logo New single deck route
replaces Route 21 east of Lewisham.

NEW CROSS GATE Sainsbury's - Lewisham - Lee Green - Eltham - New Eltham - Sidcup - Foots Cray - FOOTS CRAY Tesco

1997 entry
This has been extracted from the 1997 allocation book and is part of a collection of 20 books which are available for sale
THE 1980,s collection has 20 books - the 1990's collection has 25 books
The collections are £6 each - £5 going to Great Ormonde Street Hospital
Allocation Books

24.02.01
BX101+
14LDP
14LDP
--
 
NX221+
3LDP
3LDP
9LDP

Sunday BX allocation withdrawn.

LDP86

LDP86 Sainsbury's stand at New Cross

This image available on the
GO-AHEAD London download

23.02.02
NX221+
17LDP
16LDP
8LDP

BX allocation withdrawn - now daily NX only.

Jan 03
NX221+
19PVL
18PVL
11PVL

Gradual conversion to low floor double deck operation.

PVL343

PVL343 Foots Cray

This image available on the
GO-AHEAD London download

 

10.10.09
NX221+
19PVL
18PVL
11PVL
Night Service
NX221+
3PVL
3PVL
3PVL

Contract renewal all night service added replacing lost section of Route N21

01.05.10
BX31+
11PVL
9PVL
8PVL
 
NX221+
10PVL
11PVL
8PVL
Night Service
NX401+
3WVL
3WVL
3WVL

Part of allocation moved to Bexleyheath (BX)

wvl294

WVL294 New Cross Gate stand

London Bus Routes by Adam

29.09.12
NX221+
18PVL
18PVL
12PVL
Night Service
NX221+
3PVL
3PVL
3PVL

Bexleyheath (BX) allocation withdrawn - now all at New Cross (NX)

321 map

Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

Click map to enlarge

11.10.14
NX221+
18PVL
18PVL
12PVL
Night Service
NX221+
3PVL
3PVL
3PVL

Contract extended for two years

WVL353

WVL353 Sidcup High Street

© Ian Armstrong

08.10.16
NX221+
20WVL
20WVL
12WVL
Night Service
NX221+
3E
3E
3E

Contract renewal

Operating Garages

NX New Cross
Changeover at Garage via dead run from nearby Sainsbury's,but there are a few duties that still require the driver to walk to Sainsbury's to take over.

BX Bexleyheath
Changeover at Tesco Foots Cray

321 times live stands Tender Specifications 341 fares