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 on the
Nostalgia download

01.04.65
H
RM ex 6
14RM
--

RM type introduced.

RM1939 at the Law Courts

This image available on the
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Saturday withdrawn between St Pauls and Leyton except for garage journeys.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Mon-Fri withdrawn and Saturday diverted at Strand to Marylebone via Route 6 and Baker Street.

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Route withdrawn (replaced by 6)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