Route History

Route 18A fares

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
17.06.67
X
6RM
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lt logo New Route replacing 293

ACTON Tram Depot  -  PADDINGTON GREEN (Mon-Fri peaks)   -  KINGS CROSS (Mon-Fri peak journeys) 

1970 map
Extracted from Red Book dated 18.04.70
I noticed in the roads served section reference to New Marylebone Road - LT seemed to make up roads if they were not sure
18a map central section
1970 map
Both maps extracted from 1970 historical map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
13.06.70
X
4RM
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 ACTON Tram Depot   -  PADDINGTON GREEN (Mon-Fri peaks)
The journeys beyond Paddington Green to Kings Cross withdrawn

28.10.78
X
4RM
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ACTON Tram Depot - BAKER STREET STATION  -  BAKER STREET STATION (Mon-Fri peaks)
All journeys extended from Paddington Green to Baker Street Station.

RM398

RM398 unknown location but could it be Allsop Place ?

This image available with the Routemaster download

15.08.81
X
4DM
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Middle Row garage closed - allocation transferred to Westbourne Park. RM replaced by DM buses to be the same as new 18 allocation.

DMS2559

DM2559 parked at Acton Tram Depot but blinded for Route 18

© Malcolm Macdonald


04.09.82
Route withdrawn

Operating Garages

X Middle Row
No changeover point - all duties spreadover

X Westbourne Park
No changeover point - all duties spreadover