Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
03.10.34
Q
25NS
3ST
23NS
24NS

STOKE NEWINGTON - Newington Green - Essex Road - Islington High Street - Angel - Rosebery Avenue - Grays Inn Road - Chancery Lane - Aldwych - Waterloo - Elephant & Castle - Kennington - Stockwell - Clapham Common - Nightingale Lane - Summerstown - Plough Lane - Haydon Road - SOUTH WIMBLEDON STN ( Mon-Sat )  -  Wimbledon Chase - RAYNES PARK Junction Tavern ( Suns )

Extracted from 1934 historical map drawn by Mike Harris

The Greater London Bus Map

02.01.35
Q
26NS
3ST
24NS
8NS
 
D
--
--
16NS

Sunday Dalston (D) allocation added

04.03.36
Q
30NS
25NS
19NS

Dalston (D) allocation withdrawn

18.11.36
Q
23NS
18NS
12NS

STOKE NEWINGTON - CLAPHAM COMMON Old Town
Withdrawn between Clapham Common and South Wimbledon / Raynes Park - this section replaced by revised Route 5

28.03.37
Q
23NS
18NS
--

STOKE NEWINGTON - CLAPHAM COMMON Old Town ( Mon-Sat )
Sunday withdrawn

06.10.37
Q
23ST
13ST
--

STOKE NEWINGTON ( Mon-Sat ) - ELEPHANT & CASTLE ( Sat pm ) - CLAPHAM COMMON Old Town ( Mon-Fri / Sat am )
Saturday pm withdrawn between Elephant and Clapham Common

02.03.38
AL
18STL
--
--
 
Q
--
13STL
--

Mon-Fri Camberwell (Q) allocation withdrawn in favour of Merton (AL) - Route 45 allocation at  AL moved to Q to compensate

04.05.38
AL
9STL
--
--
 
H
9STL
--
--
 
Q
--
13STL
--

Part of Mon-Fri (AL) allocation moved to Hackney (H)

03.08.38
AL
9STL
--
--
 
D
9STL
--
--
 
Q
--
13STL
--

Mon-Fri Hackney (H) allocation moved to Dalston (D)

01.11.39
Q
12STL
12STL
--

STOKE NEWINGTON - CLAPHAM COMMON Old Town ( Mon-Fri except evgs / Sat am)
Merton (AL) and Dalston (D) allocations withdrawn
Mon-Fri Camberwell (Q) allocation reintroduced
Mon-Fri evening service withdrawn
Sat pm service withdrawn

20.11.40
Q
9STL
9STL
--

STOKE NEWINGTON - ELEPHANT & CASTLE ( Mon-Fri except evgs / Sat am)
Withdrawn between Elephant and Clapham Common

22.04.42
Q
8ST
8ST
--

STOKE NEWINGTON -WATERLOO ( Mon-Fri except evgs / Sat am)
Withdrawn between Waterloo and Elephant & Castle

21.04.43
AR
8ST
8ST
--

Camberwell (Q) allocation moved to Tottenham (AR)

11.08.45
AR
7ST
--
--
 
D
--
7STL
--

Saturday Tottenham (D) allocation moved to Dalston (D)

13.02.46
AR
7ST
7ST
--

Saturday only Dalston (D) allocation withdrawn

03.05.50
AR
7RTL
6STL
--

Mon-Fri RTL type introduced

02.05.51
AR
7RTL
6RTL
--

Saturday RTL introduced

67 times
Scanned from 1953 Red Book

30.04.58
AR
7RTL
--
--

STOKE NEWINGTON -WATERLOO ( Mon-Fri except evgs )
Saturday withdrawn

19.08.58
Last day of operation - Chancery Lane section replaced by diversion of Route 171.

Garage

AR Tottenham
Crew Changeover point at Stoke Newington Common