Route History

 

 

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
22.05.46
AF
EX 72
--
 
ON
--
--
14G


NORTH WEMBLEY Preston Road ( Suns ) - Wembley Central - Alperton - Hanger Lane - Park Royal Station - EAST ACTON ( Sats pm ) - Westway - White City - Shepherds Bush - Hammersmith - Castelnau - Barnes Common - Roehampton - Kingston By Pass - New Malden - Tolworth - Hook - CHESSINGTON ZOO ( Sat pm / Sundays )
New Summer only Sat pm / Sun route

72A map Summer 1946
Extracted from June 1946 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

09.10.46
Suspended for winter months
Last day of operation 06.10.46

30.04.47
AF
EX 72
--
 
ON
--
--
14G

NORTH WEMBLEY ( Suns )  -  EAST ACTON ( Sat pm )  -  CHESSINGTON ZOO ( Sats pm / Suns )
Reintroduced for summer months

12.11.47
Suspended for winter months
Last day of operation 09.11.47

05.05.48
R
EX 72
--
 
ON
--
--
14G

NORTH WEMBLEY ( Suns )  -  EAST ACTON ( Sat pm )  -  CHESSINGTON ZOO ( Sats pm / Suns )
Reintroduced for summer months
AF allocation withdrawn in favouf of Riverside (R)

20.10.48
Suspended for winter months
Last day of operation 17.0.48

13.04.49
X
--
--
12STL

EAST ACTON  -  CHESSINGTON ZOO ( / Suns )
Reintroduced for summer months
Sat pm service withdrawn
Withdrawn between East Acton and North Wembley

Alperton (ON) and Riverside (R) allocations withdrawn
Middle Row (X) allocation introduced

72A times
Scanned from August 1949 Red Book

26.10.49
Suspended for winter months
Last day of operation 23.10.49

03.05.50
X
--
--
12RT

EAST ACTON  -  CHESSINGTON ZOO ( Suns )
Reintroduced for summer months

1950 entry
This allocation book is in pdf form and has been photo copied - it is not the best reproduction but all the routes are included that were in service at the time


11.10.50
WITHDRAWN
Last day of operation 08.10.50

 

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