Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
11.11.59
PR
15RM
5RM+
5RM
      1RM/5  

WATERLOO ( Mon-Fri except evenings ) - Aldwych - Fleet Street - St Pauls - Mansion House - Bank - ALDGATE ( Sat/Sun journeys ) Stepney - Limehouse - POPLAR (Mon-Fri except evgs)  -  Canning Town - Silvertown - NORTH WOOLWICH (Mon-Fri peak hours/ Sat&Sunjourneys )
New Route - part of Trolleybus Replacement Program Stage 2

RM83

RM83 Minories Bus Station

Photographer unknown

08.11.61
PR
7RM
5RM+
4RM
      1RM/5  

NORTH WOOLWICH (Mon-Fri peaks/Sat/Sun jnys) - POPLAR (Mon-Fri/Sun) - ALDGATE
Withdrawn between Aldgate and Waterloo - mainly replaced by new 4A between St Pauls and Waterloo.

10.10.62
PR
7RM
5RM+
--
      1RM/5B  

ALDGATE  - POPLAR (Mon-Fri) - NORTH WOOLWICH (Mon-Fri peaks/Sat)
Sunday withdrawn.

1964 times
This timetable has been extracted from the July 1964 Red Book and is available for sale as a pdf document
1964 map
Extracted from 1964 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

27.01.65
Route withdrawn - replaced by Route 40A  Mon-Fri and 40B Sat

Operating Garage

PR Poplar
Changeover point at Aberfeldy Street.