Route History

Fares

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
27.01.65
PR
7RM
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Q
7RM
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HERNE HILL Post Office - Denmark Hill ( Mon-Fri except evenings) CAMBERWELL GREEN ( Mon-Fri ) Elephant & Castle - Borough - London Bridge - Fenchurch Street - Aldgate - Stepney - Limehouse - BLACKWALL TUNNEL ( Mon-Fri ) Canning Town - Silvertown - NORTH WOOLWICH Free Ferry (Mon-Fri peaks)
NEW Mon-Fri ROUTE : replacing withdrawn section of Route 40  and 48 entirely:

RM97

RM97 waits at the Ferry terminal to perform a short working journey to Stepney instead of Aldgate

© Eamonn Kentell 

31.12.66
PR
5RM
7RM
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Q
7RM
7RM
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HERNE HILL Post Office - (Mon-Fri except evgs/Sat afts) CAMBERWELL GREEN (Mon-Fri/Sat am and evgs) -BLACKWALL TUNNEL (MS) -NORTH WOOLWICH Free Ferry (MS peaks)
Saturday Route introduced to replace withdrawn Route 40B

40A times
Scanned from January 1967 Red Book
25.10.69
PR
8RM
7RM
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Q
7RM
7RM
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1969 allocation book entry
Taken from October 1969 allocation book
Allocation books for sale

18.04.70
PR
16RM
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Q
7RM
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HERNE HILL Post Office - (Mon-Fri except evgs) -  CAMBERWELL GREEN (Mon-Fri) - BLACKWALL TUNNEL (Mon-Fri) - NORTH WOOLWICH Free Ferry (Mon-Fri peaks)
Saturday Route replaced by Route 40 alteration


40A

Extracted from 1970 historical map drawn by Mike Harris

The Greater London Bus Map

 

22.04.78
Renumbered 40.

Operating Garages

PR Poplar
Changeover point Aberfeldy Street

Q Camberwell
Changeover point Denmark Hill

 

 

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