Route History

Fares

Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
at 03.10.34
J
19NS
15NS
9NS
P
19NS
15NS
9NS

FINSBURY PARK STN - Highbury Barn - Highbury Corner - Upper Street - Angel - Goswell Road - St Paul's - Ludgate Circus - Blackfriars Bridge - Elephant & Castle - New Kent Road,- BERMONDSEY Queen Charlotte

05.08.36
J
19NS
15NS
7ST
P
19NS
15NS
6ST

Weekend ST type introduced

24.03.37
J
20NS
15NS
7NS
P
19NS
15NS
6NS

Weekend reverted to NS type

08.09.37
J
20NS
15NS
7ST
P
19NS
15NS
6ST

Weekend ST type reintroduced

05.01.38
J
21ST
15ST
7STL
P
16ST
14ST
6ST

NS type withdrawn

01.11.39
J
8STL
8STL
6STL
P
7LT
7LT
5LT

FINSBURY PARK  -  ELEPHANT & CASTLE ( Mon-Fri )  -  BERMONDSEY Queen Charlotte ( Mon-Fri peaks / Sat / Sun )
Mon-Fri except peak hours withdrawn between Elephant & Castle and Bermondsey
Old Kent Road (P) ST allocation replaced by LT

03.01.40
AR
11ST
11ST
--
J
8STL
8STL
6STL
P
7LT
7LT
5LT

Mon-Sat Tottenham (AR) allocation added

15.05.40
J
14STL
13STL
5STL
P
13LT
13LT
5LT

Mon-Sat Tottenham (AR) allocation withdrawn

02.04.41
J
8STL
3ST
3PROV
8STL
5ST
5STL
P
8LT
4ST
7LT
6ST
5LT

Type change as above

29.10.41
AR
6LT
5LT
4LT
P
12LT
13LT
5LT

FINSBURY PARK  -  ELEPHANT & CASTLE ( Sat evgs / Sun)  -  BERMONDSEY Queen Charlotte ( Mon-Fri Sat except evgs)
Mon-Fri extended from Elepahnt to Bermondsey at all times but withdrawn between these points Saturday evenings and Sunday
Daily Holloway (J) allocation replaced by Tottenham (AR)

27.10.42
Last day of operation

Date of reintroduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
11.10.50
J
13RT
11RT
--

FINSBURY PARK STN - Highbury Barn - Highbury Corner - Upper Street - Angel - Goswell Road - St Paul's - Ludgate Circus - Blackfriars Bridge - Elephant & Castle - New Kent Road,- BERMONDSEY Queen Charlotte (Mon-Sat)
This route previously operated between 1934 and 1942 - was reintroduced as above to coincide with the tram replacement program

02.05.51
J
7RT
11RT
--
 
P
6RT
--
--

Mon-Fri P allocation introduced.

11.07.51
J
8RT
11RT
--
 
P
6RT
--
--

FINSBURY PARK - SURREY DOCKS STN (Mon-Fri except evenings/Sat am)
Extended from Bermondsey to Surrey Docks.

Central section for Route 4
 
16.10.57
J
8RT
--
--
 
P
6RT
10RT
--

Saturday Holloway (J) allocation moved to Old Kent Road (P)

4 times

Scanned from April 1958 Red Book, the complete book is available from the Sales List

20.08.58
J
12RT
10RT
--

P allocation withdrawn.

10.10.62
J
12RT
--
--

FINSBURY PARK - SURREY DOCKS STN (Mon-Fri except evenings)
Saturday Route withdrawn.

31.12.66
Route withdrawn - replaced by strengthened Route 4A between Finsbury Park and Ludgate Circus but Surrey Docks not replaced.

Changeover point at Finsbury Park

Operating Garages

J Holloway
Changeover point at Finsbury Park

P Old Kent Road
Changeover point at Bricklayers Arms