Route History

Fares

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
26.11.58
RL
29RT
31RT
25RT

WEST KILBURN (Sundays) - The Chippenham - Harrow Road - Royal Oak Stn - Paddington - Edgware Road - Marble Arch - Park Lane - VICTORIA (Monday-Saturday) - Vauxhall - Oval - Camberwell - Peckham - New Cross - Lewisham - Catford - Downham - GROVE PARK (Daily)
New route. Monday-Saturday was actually Route 69 renumbered

RT565

Roofbox RT565 at Lewisham

This image available on the
RT download

24.06.59
RL
35RT
31RT
25RT

EST KILBURN (Mon-Fri/Sun) - VICTORIA (Sat) - GROVE PARK
Monday-Friday extended from Victoria to West Kilburn

36B times

Scanned from 1961 Red Book

15.01.63
RL
35RM
35RM
25RM

RT type replaced by RM.

29.01.64
RL
35RM
40RM
25RM

WEST KILBURN - GROVE PARK
Saturday extended from Victoria to West Kilburn
.

22.03.69
PM
31RM
20RM
9RM
 
Q
--
12RM
9RM

PM and Q allocations introduced with the closure of Rye Lane Garage.

1970 map
Extracted from 1970 map drawn by Mike Harris
24.01.70
NX
--
9RM
--
 
PM
31RM
24RM
9RM
 
Q
--
--
9RM

Saturday Q allocation replaced by new NX allocation.

08.01.72
PM
38RM
33RM
15RM

NX and Q allocations withdrawn

13.04.76
PM
44MDc
32MDc
14MDc

RM type replaced by MD.

MD77

MD77 Peckham

This image available on the
Nostalgia 2 download

17.02.80
PM
36RM
31RM
15RM

MD type replaced by RM.

02.11.85
PM
15RM
30RM
12RM
 
TL
18RM
6RM
--

Monday-Saturday TL allocation introduced

RM928

RM928 Terminus Place

This image available with the Routemaster download


25.10.86
PM
9RM
16RM
5RM
 
TL
14RM
10RM
5RM

VICTORIA - GROVE PARK
Withdrawn between Victoria and Queens Park - this section covered by Route 36.
Sunday TL allocation added.

06.06.87
PM
9RM
16RM
--
 
TL
14RM
10RM
10T

Sunday PM allocation withdrawn and TL converted to OPO on this day.

28.10.89
PM
6RM
11RM
--
 
TL
19RM
15RM
10T

PADDINGTON (Mon-Fri peaks) - VICTORIA - GROVE PARK
Monday-Friday peaks extended from Victoria to Paddington

21.07.90
PM
6RM
11RM
--
 
TL
19RM
15RM
10T

Victoria to Paddington section to operate as a shuttle except for through garage journeys.

27.04.91
PM1+
8RM
10RM
--
 
TL181+
19RM
16RM
10T

VICTORIA - GROVE PARK
Monday-Friday peak Route from Victoria to Paddington withdrawn - but general Route increased to partly compensate for Route 36A withdrawal

14.03.92
TL181+
13T
12T
10T

GROVE PARK - CAMBERWELL GREEN (Mon-Fri except evgs / Sat shopping hours) - VICTORIA (Mon-Fri evgs/Sat early am & evg / Suns)
Converted to OPO

T411

T411 Lewisham

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Titan download


30.05.92
TL181+
13LA
12LA
10T

T type replaced by single deck LA's.

LA17

LA17 Grove Park

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Single Deck download

12.03.94
Route withdrawn - partly replaced by NEW Route 136

Operating Garages

TL Catford
Changeover point at garage.

NX New Cross
Changeover point at garage.

PM Peckham
Changeover point at garage.

RL Rye Lane. Peckham
Changeover point at garage

Q Camberwell
Changeover point at garage