Route History

Fares

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
03.10.34
H
NS/STL
NS/STL
--
Joint allocation with Route 6
logo Prior to this date had been 64

WATERLOO  - Stamford Street - Blackfriars Bridge -  Ludgate Circus ( return via Fleet Street and Aldwych ) - Bank - Liverpool Street - Shoreditch - Hackney Road - Cambridge Heath - Hackney - Well Street - HACKNEY WICK - ( Mon- Sat am peaks )

27.02.35
H
STL
STL
--

WATERLOO - HACKNEY WICK ( Mon- Sat am peaks ) - Eastway - LEYTON TOWN HALL ( journeys )
Mon-Sat journeys projected to Leyton Town Hall

04.10.39
H
STL
STL
--

WATERLOO - Aldwych - Fleet Street -Ludgate Circus - Bank - Liverpool Street - Shoreditch - Hackney Road - Cambridge Heath - Hackney - Well Street - HACKNEY WICK - ( Mon- Sat am peaks ) - LEYTON TOWN HALL ( journeys )
Eastbound routeing now the same as westbound via Aldwych

11.10.50
H
STL
STL
--
1950 times
Full timetable as shown in 11.10.50 Red Book
02.05.51
H
RTW
RTW
--

STL type converted to RTW.

16.10.57
H
RTW
RTW
--

WATERLOO  -  HACKNEY WICK  ( Mon-Sat )  -  LEYTON TOWN HALL ( Mon-Sat peaks )
A  Mon-Sat regular service introduced instead of just peaks as shown in April 1958 timetable above

1958 TIMES
29.01.64
H
RTW
17RTW
--

WATERLOO STN - HACKNEY WICK - LEYTON (Mon-Fri pm peak/Sat pm jnys)
Saturday service gained own allocation

rtw150

RTW150 at the Cornwall Road stand at Waterloo

This image available with the
Nostalgia download

01.04.65
H
RM ex 6
14RM
--

RM type introduced.

RM1939 at the Law Courts

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Nostalgia download

01.09.66
H
RML
13RML
--

RML type introduced.

31.12.66
H
RML
2RML
--

WATERLOO - ST PAULS (Sat am) - HACKNEY WICK (Mon-Fri/Sat am garage journeys) - LEYTON Town Hall (Mon-Fri pm peaks)
Mon-Fri reduced to peak Route only.
Saturday withdrawn between St Pauls and Leyton except for garage journeys.

11.11.67
H
RML
2RML
--

WATERLOO - FARRINGDON STREET (Sat am) - HACKNEY WICK (Mon-Fri/Sat am garage journeys) - LEYTON Town Hall (Mon-Fri pm peaks)
Saturday terminal changed from St Pauls to Farringdon Street.

07.09.68
H
--
12RML
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MARYLEBONE STATION (Sat except evgs) Baker Street - OXFORD CIRCUS (Sat evgs) Piccadilly Circus - Charing Cross - Aldwych - St Pauls - Bank ,Liverpool Street - Shoreditch - Hackney - HACKNEY WICK (Sats)
Mon-Fri withdrawn and Saturday diverted at Strand to Marylebone via Route 6 and Baker Street.

1968 allocation book entry
Taken from September 1968 allocation book which is available for sale

24.01.70
Route withdrawn (replaced by 6)

This map was extracted from The Greater London Historical Bus Map - 1970

Garage

H Hackney Well Street
Changeover point outside garage