Route History

 

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
22.11.87
AG
12T
10T
--
Replacement for eastern section of Route 22

HOMERTON HOSPITAL (evenings)  -  HOMERTON Clapton Park Tavern (except evenings)  -  Hackney - Dalston Junction - Kingsland Road - Shoreditch - Liverpool Street - Bank - Holborn - Piccadilly Circus - TRAFALGAR SQUARE (MS)
This was a One Man replacement for the eastern end of Route 22

t259

T259 St Giles Circus

Part of Jeff Lloyd collection
Photographer unknown



01.04.89
AG
12T
10T
--
London Forest logo London Buses was divided into 12 business units - in preparation for sell-off

24.02.90
KB
13ON
10ON
5ON
Kentish bus logo Contract reassigned

HOMERTON HOSPITAL - PICCADILLY CIRCUS
Re-routed at Hackney to terminate at Homerton Hospital all day via Urswick Road - Homerton High Street and Homerton Grove.
Withdrawn between Piccadilly Circus and Trafalgar Square but revised to operate Sundays also allowing Route 22 to be cut back every day.

L548

Olympian 548 outside Foyles Charing Cross Road in withry conditions

This image available on the
Leyland Olympian download

18.07.92
KB
13ON
10ON
5ON

HOMERTON HOSPITAL - TOTTENHAM COURT ROAD STATION
Withdrawn between Tottenham Court Road Stn and Piccadilly Circus

09.05.94
KB
13ON
10ON
5ON

Allocation transferred from Leyton to Cambridge Heath Garage.

Northern section 1995 map
Extracted from 1995 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

28.02.98
Route withdrawn - replaced by new 242.

Operating Garages

CT Clapton
Changeover point at garage.

AG Ash Grove
Changeover point ?

LY Leyton
Changeover point ?