Route History

 

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
31.01.81
WW21+
4DMS
4DMS
2DMS

CHINGFORD STATION - Station Road - Kings Road - Larkshall Road - New Road - Chingford Mount - WALTHAMSTOW CENTRAL STN
NEW ROUTE :
partly compensated for Route W21 withdrawal

15.09.81
WW21+
4T
4T
2T

Converted to Titan operation.

04.09.82
WW21+
3T
4T
--

CHINGFORD STN - WALTHAMSTOW CENTRAL STN (MS except evgs)

26.02.83
T181+
4LS
--
--
 
WW21+
1T
4T
--

CHINGFORD STATION - Station Road - Kings Road - Friday Hill - Chingford Hatch - Chingford Mount - WALTHAMSTOW CENTRAL STN (Sats) - Bakers Arms - LEYTON Downsell Road (Mon-Fri)
Rerouted in Chingford via Friday hill instead of Larkshall Road.
Mon-Fri extended from Walthamstow Central to Leyton via Route 97.

Mon-Fri Leyton (T) allocation added.

02.02.85
T181+
4LS
6LS
--
 
WW21+
3T
--
--

CHINGFORD STN - WALTHAMSTOW CENTRAL STN (Sats) - LEYTON GREEN (Sat journeys) or Lea Bridge Road ,Clapton - HACKNEY Clapton Garage (Mon-Fri)
Mon-Fri diverted at Bakers Arms via Lea Bridge Road to Clapton Garage replacing withdrawn route 255
Sat Walthamstow (WW) allocation withdrawn.

03.08.85
T181+
7LS
6LS
--

Walthamstow (WW) allocation withdrawn

06.06.87
T181+
5LS
6LS
--

CHINGFORD STN - WALTHAMSTOW CENTRAL STN (MS) - LEYTON GREEN (journeys)
Withdrawn between Leyton and Hackney.

19.11.88
WW181+
9T
10T
--

CHINGFORD STN - WALTHAMSTOW CENTRAL STN
Withdrawn between Walthamstow Central and Leyton.
Allocation transferred to Walthamstow and converted to double deck operation joint with Route 144.

18.11.89
WW181+
4T
4T
--

Route 144 involvement withdrawn.

14.09.91
NP61+
4M
4M
--
logo Contract reassigned
114

114 Chingford Station

This image available on the
First London download

10.10.92
NP61+
6M
6M
3midi

CHINGFORD STN - Friday Hill - Chingford Hatch - Chingford Mount - Walthamstow Central - Bakers Arms - WHIPPS CROSS
Extended from Walthamstow Central to Whipps Cross and introduced on Sundays.

129

129 seen in the attractive new livery at Chingford

This image available on the
First London download


29.05.94
NP61+
6M
6M
3sd

CHINGFORD STATION - WHIPPS CROSS ( Mon-Sat ) - WHIPPS CROSS HOSPITAL ( Sun )
Sunday extended in Whipps Cross to the Hospital.

97A
Extracted from 1995 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

19.02.00
Route withdrawn - replaced mainly by new 357.

Operating Garages

NP Northumberland Park
Driver changeover point was at Chingford Mount - drivers used ferry vans from there to the garage.

WW Walthamstow
Changeover point outside garage

T Leyton
Changeover point outside garage