Route History

119A fares

31.10.70
TB
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10RT
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BROMLEY NORTH STN - Bromley South - Hayes - West Wickham - Shirley - Croydon - West Croydon - London Road - Thornton Heath Pond - Brigstock Road - THORNTON HEATH High Street (Sats only)
Saturday 119 service extended from West Croydon to Thornton Heath but via London Road instead of Purley Way thus renumbered 119A.

119A times
1970 map Croydon Map 1970

Extracted from 1970 historical map drawn by Mike Harris which was before the route was introduced but does show routeing taken
The map also shows the quicker alternative direct route from Croydon to Bromley would have been the 725 Green Line

The Greater London Bus Map

26.01.75
TB
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8RM
2RT
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RT'S mainly replaced by Routemasters.

RT786

RT786 seen at West Croydon

This image available on the
RT download

02.05.76
TB101+
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10RM
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Totally Routemanster now.

RM2056

RM2056 Croydon Town Centre Oct 78

© John Parkin

28.10.78
Route renumbered 119.

Garage

TB Bromley Common
Changeover point Westmoreland Road