Route History

Fares

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
21.01.42
AP
5LT
5LT
--

DAGENHAM DOCK - Heathway - Becontree Heath - Whalebone Lane - Eastern Avenue - Newbury Park - GANTS HILL ( Mon-Sat peaks )
Additional journeys DAGENHAM DOCK - CHADWELL HEATH ( Mon-Fri midday )
NEW ROUTE replacing withdrawn section of Route 41

17.06.42
AP
6LT+
6LT+
--
    2LT/148 2/LT/148  

DAGENHAM DOCK - Heathway - Becontree Heath - Whalebone Lane - Eastern Avenue - Newbury Park - Gants Hill - Redbridge - Wanstead - LEYTONSTONE Green Man ( Mon-Sat peaks )
Additional journeys DAGENHAM DOCK - CHADWELL HEATH ( Mon-Fri midday )
Additional Mon-Fri pm journeys introduced between Fords Works and Dagenham Dock - and Fords Works and Gants Hill
Extended from Gants Hill to Leytonstone

10.02.43
AP
10LT+
6LT+
--
    2LT/148 2/LT/148  

Additional Mon-Fri pm journeys between Fords Works and Dagenham Dock - and Fords Works and Gants Hill withdrawn

1943 map
Extracted from 1943 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
17.04.46
AP
14LT+
10LT+
--
    4LT/148 2L/T/25A  

DAGENHAM DOCK - LEYTONSTONE Green Man ( Mon-Sat )
Upgraded to full Mon-Sat service instead of peaks only

05.05.48
AP
14LT
9LT
--

DAGENHAM DOCK - GANTS HILL ( Mon-Sat ) - BARKINGSIDE Old Maypole ( Mon-Sat peaks )
Withdrawn between Gants Hill and Leytonstone and extended in peaks to Barkingside

26.10.49
AP
14RTL+
9RTL
--
    1LT/86    

RTL type introduced

139
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
AP
12RTW
9RTW
--

DAGENHAM DOCK - GANTS HILL ( Mon-Sat )
Withdrawn between Gants Hill and Barkingside. RTW type replace RTL.

02.05.51
AP
12RTL
7RTL
--

RTW type replaced by RTL.

30.04.58
AP
12RTL
7RTL
--

139 times

26.11.58
AP
10RT
5RT
--

RTL type replaced by RT.

RT4433

RT4433 Billet Road

Photographer unknown


18.07.70
AP
--
5RT
--
 
NS
10RT
--
--


Mon-Fri allocation transferred to North Street - Romford (NS)


08.01.72
AP
--
4RT
--
 
NS
7RT
--
--


GANTS HILL - DAGENHAM DOCK or DAGENHAM New Road (Sat jnys)
Most of Saturday service diverted at Dagenham to New Road instead of the DOCK.

14.06.75
AP31+
--
5RT
--
 
NS191+
7RT
--
--

ILFORD STN - Gants Hill - Newbury Park - Rose Lane Estate - Whalebone Lane - Becontree Heath - Heathway - DAGENHAM DOCK or DAGENHAM New Road (Sat)
Diverted via Rose Lane Estate and also extended from Gants Hill to Ilford.

23.07.77
NS191+
8DMS
6DMS
--

Converted to double deck OPO and Seven Kings (AP) allocation withdrawn.

05.11.79
NS191+
8T
6T
--

DMS type replaced by Leyland Titan.

17.05.80
AP31+
7DMS
6DMS
--

NS allocation withdrawn in favour of Seven Kings but with DMS type.

DMS

DMS294 Dagenham Dock ?

© Paul Davis


04.09.82
AP31+
6T
--
--

ILFORD - DAGENHAM DOCK (Mon-Fri except evgs)
Mon-Fri evening service and Saturday service withdrawn.

T86

T60 York Road - Ilford

© Paul Davis


21.06.86
BK1+
7T
--
--

BARKING GARAGE (Mon-Fri jnys) South Park Drive - ILFORD - DAGENHAM DOCK (Mon-Fri except evgs)
AP allocation transferred to Barking (BK) and garage journeys operate in service from Ilford to BK via South Park Drive

21.11.87
Route withdrawn.

Operating Garages

NS North Street
CHADWELL HEATH Whalebone Lane South

AP Seven Kings
Changeover point ?

BK Barking
Changeover point in garage.