Route History

Route 128 fares

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
03.09.77
UX141+
2BL
2BL
2BL

RUISLIP STATION - High Street - Bury Street - Ladygate Lane - Breakspear Road - Bury Street - Ducks Hill Road - Rickmansworth Road - Mount Vernon Hospital private Roads - White Hill - Northwood Road - Breakspear Road - Rickmansworth Road - Hill End Road - HAREFIELD HOSPITAL.
Four journeys diverted to HAREFIELD WEST via Park Lane.
MS four journeys and Sunday two journeys diverted at Harefield via Rickmansworth Road - Harefield Road - Church Street - High Street ,Rickmansworth - Station Road - RICKMANSWORTH STATION. (Returns via Rectory Road and Riverside Drive.
Garage journeys to UXBRIDGE GARAGE via Harefield High Street ,Church Hill - Harvil Road - Swakeleys Road - Park Road - Belmont Road - Bakers Road
Mon-Fri one return journey diverted in Ruislip via Sharps Lane - Hill Lane - Orchard Close - Westcote Rise - Southcote Rise - Hill Lane - and Sharps Lane.

02.09.78
UX141+
3BL
2BL
2BL

Revised in Rickmansworth from Station Road right into Homestead Road to stand at rear of bay in Station Road.
The return is via Homestead Road Rickmansworth by pass circling the station roundabout and back via Park Road High Street Church Street and line of route

23.01.82
UX141+
3BL
2BL
2BL

Journeys 'double running' via Sharps Lane in Ruislip withdrawn and rerouted to follow normal routeing via Bury Street.

03.12.83
UX141+
3BL
2BL
2BL

Sunday service : UXBRIDGE or RUISLIP - HAREFIELD HOSPITAL (pm only)
Daily journeys extended from Ruislip to Uxbridge via Ickenham - Western Avenue - Park Road

1983 times
Extracted from 1986 Getting About book
Note the Sunday timetable shows a meal relief was taken at Harefield Hospital
1984 map
Extracted from 1984 map drawn by Darius Grigg
21.06.86
UX141+
3BL
2BL
2BL

Journeys between Ruislip Station & Uxbridge Station via Long Lane - Western Avenue - Park Road - and Harefield Road withdrawn.
Sunday journeys extended from Ruislip Station to Uxbridge Station via Swakeleys Road and Ickenham (223 route).
Monday-Friday school time journeys extended from Rickmansworth Station to Uxbridge Station via Mill End - Maple Cross - and Denham

19.07.87
UX141+
3BL
2BL
--

Sunday withdrawn - replaced by new 128A

BL93

BL93 seen in January 1985 at Harefield Hospital

© Paul Davis

21.11.87
UX141+
3BL
2BL
--

Journeys serving Maple Cross rerouted via Chalfont Road Hornhill Road and Woodlands Road instead of Denham Way.
Garage journeys between Uxbridge Station & Harefield via Harvil Road withdrawn.
Monday-Friday additional garage journeys introduced via Maple Cross.
Monday-Friday service via Harefield West reduced to afternoon operation only.

13.07.88
UX141+
3LS
2LS
--

Converted from Bristol to Leyland National operation

01.02.89
UX141+
2LX/1LS
2LX
--

Rerouted at Mount Vernon Hospital via Rickmansworth Road - Batchworth Heath Road - and White Hill - instead of hospital grounds.

17.08.91
Route withdrawn
replaced by New R1 and revised U1

Operating Garage

UX Uxbridge
Changeover point garage but some reliefs were taken at Harefield Hospital