Route History

 

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
30.11.55
AC
5RTL
10RTL
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EW
8RT
4RT
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COLINDALE Trolleybus Depot - Burnt Oak Station - Mill Hill (Green Man) - Barnet Way - Stirling Corner - Manor Way - Theobald Street - Gateshead Road - Leaming Road - Aycliffe Road - BOREHAMWOOD Brook Road (Mon-Sat)
New Mon-Sat Route replacing most of Route 52 between Mill Hill and Borehamwood
A new express section was also introduced at the same time

27.06.56
AC
4RTL
10RTL
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EW
8RT
4RT
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COLINDALE Trolleybus Depot - BOREHAMWOOD Rossington Avenue (Mon-Sat)
Extended in Borehamwood from Brook Road to Rossington Avenue

52A times
Scanned from April 1958 Red Book, the complete book is available from the Sales List
30.04.58
AC
4RTL
10RTL
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EW
8RT
4RT
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1958 map
Extracted from 1958 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
12.05.60
AC
4RTL
10RTL
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EW
8RT
4RT
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rtl1502

RTL1502 seen outside Colindale Depot just before the end in January 1962

Part of Jeff Lloyd collection
Photographer unknown

1960 extract
This entry has been taken from the May 1960 allocation book which is available for sale

 

03.01.62
Route withdrawn - replaced by 
New Route 292

Operating Garages

AC Willesden
Changeover point ??
Garage journeys appear to have followed Route 52 via Kingsbury and Neasden.

EW Edgware
Changeover point Burnt Oak