Route History

Route 1 fares

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
22.10.52
BK
3SRT
3RTL
--
 
G
3SRT
3RT
7RT

LEYTONSTONE Green Man (One am peak journey towards Leytonstone only) - GANTS HILL (Sun pm) - NEWBURY PARK STN (Mon-Fri peaks) - Eastern Avenue - Little Heath - -; ROMFORD - Gidea Park - Faringdon Avenue - Petersfield Avenue - HAROLD HILL Dagnam Park Drive return via Dagnam Park Drive and Petersfield Avenue

12.08.53
NS
7SRT
6SRT
7RTL

LEYTONSTONE (One am peak journey towards Leytonstone only) -GANTS HILL (Mon-Fri peaks/Sun pm) - ROMFORD North Street - HAROLD HILL
Mon-Fri peaks extended from Newbury Park to Gants Hill and reallocated to new North Street (NS) garage

06.10.54
NS
7RT
6RT
7RT

SRT and RTL replaced by RT type.

17.10.56
NS
7RT
6RT
4RT

LEYTONSTONE (One am peak journey towards Leytonstone only) -GANTS HILL (Mon-Fri peaks) - ROMFORD - HAROLD HILL
Sunday withdrawn between Romford and Gants Hill.

30.04.58
NS
7RT
6RT
4RT

66A map
66a times
Map and timetable at 30 April 1958
Map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
26.11.58
NS
7RT
7RT
2RT

COLLIER ROW Clockhouse Lane (Mon-Fri peaks/Sat) - ROMFORD (Mon-Fri/Sun) - HAROLD HILL
Diverted at Romford to Collier Row.

London Transport KLB636 

19.07.69
NS
8RT
8RT
--

COLLIER ROW (Mon-Fri peaks/Sat) - ROMFORD  Parkside Hotel (Mon-Fri) - HAROLD HILL ( Mon-Sat )
Sunday service withdrawn.

1970 map

Map extracted fro 1970 historical map drawn by Mike Harris

The Greater London Bus Map

18.07.70
Route withdrawn

Garages

G Forest Gate
Meal relief point ?

NS North Street
Meal relief point outside garage