Route History

Route 12A fares

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
08.01.72
ED
17SMS
18SMS
7SMS

PECKHAM GARAGE - Barrie Road - East Dulwich - Forest Hill - Penge - Anerly,Norwood Junction - Addiscombe - East Croydon - SOUTH CROYDON GARAGE
New route replacing Route 12 between Norwood Junction and South Croydon

06.01.73
ED
21SMS
19SMS
7SMS

PECKHAM GARAGE - SOUTH CROYDON GARAGE (Suns) or SELSDON Farley Road (Mon-Sat) - RIDDLESDOWN Mitchley Hill (Mon-Fri school  journeys) -
Extended from South Croydon to Selsdon and Riddlesdown replacing withdrawn section of Route 54

Service to South Croydon Garage to run direct via Brighton Road instead of Selsdon Road

SMS543

SMS543 Selsdon stand

This image available on the
Single Deck download

1973 times
19.06.77
ED121+
21LS
19LS
7LS

Swift type withdrawn in favour of Leyland Nationals.

25.04.81
ED121+
19LS
17LS
7LS

FOREST HILL - SOUTH CROYDON GARAGE (Suns) or SELSDON Farley Road (Mon-Sat) - RIDDLESDOWN Mitchley Hill (Mon-Fri peak jnys)
Withdrawn between Peckham and Forest Hill

04.09.82
ED131+
15LS
13LS
--
 
ED121+
--
--
4LS

FOREST HILL - SOUTH CROYDON Swan and Sugar Loaf (Suns) or SELSDON Farley Road (Mon-Sat) - RIDDLESDOWN Mitchley Hill (Mon-Fri peak jnys)
Sunday withdrawn between Swan and Sugar Loaf and Garage in Croydon.

04.02.84
ED131+
16LS
17LS
--
 
ED121+
--
--
4LS

FOREST HILL - SOUTH CROYDON Swan & Sugar Loaf (Suns) or Selsdon - Riddlesdown - Purley - OLD LODGE LANE (Mon-Sat)
Extended from Selsdon to Old Lodge Lane via Routes 234 and 234A

Extracted from 1984 map drawn by Darius Grigg
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1985 entry
1985 allocation book shows the complex schedule
01.02.86
ED131+
16LS
17LS
--
 
ED121+
--
--
3LS

FOREST HILL - CROYDON Park Lane (Suns) or OLD LODGE LANE (Mon-Sat)
Sunday withdrawn in Croydon between Park Lane and Swan and Sugar Loaf.

21.06.86
ED131+
16LS
17LS
--

FOREST HILL - OLD LODGE LANE (Mon-Sat)
Sunday Route extended from Croydon to Chipstead Valley and renumbered 12B

ls136

LS136 seen near Norwood Junction

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Single Deck download

25.10.86
TC211+
19LS
19LS
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PECKHAM GARAGE - OLD LODGE LANE (Mon-Sat)
Allocation transferred from Elmers End to Croydon with the closure of ED.
Extended from Forest Hill to Peckham replacing lost section of Route 12

1986 leaflet
 

01.09.90
Route withdrawn - Peckham to Croydon section renumbered 312 and Old Lodge Lane section replaced by new Route 412

Garages

ED Elmers End
Changeover point Robin Hood - Anerley

TC South Croydon
Changeover point at garage or Swan & Sugar Loaf