Route History

Fares

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
12.05.63
TL
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6RT
lt logo New Sunday only service replacing Route 160

LOWER SYDENHAM STN -- PLUMSTEAD GARAGE (Suns)

1964 times
Scanned from July 1964 Red Book
26.10.68
TL
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4RT

LOWER SYDENHAM STN - Southend Lane - Catford Garage - Catford - Middle Park - Eltham - Eltham Hill - Bexley Road - Riefield Road - Rochester Way - Falconwood - Hook Lane - Welling - PLUMSTEAD GARAGE (Suns)
Diverted between Eltham and Welling via Riefield Road instead of Westmount Road

15.02.69
TL
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4RT

LOWER SYDENHAM STN - Southend Lane - Catford Garage - Catford - Middle Park - Eltham - Eltham Hill - Bexley Road - Riefield Road - Lingfield Crescent ,Millbrook ,Avenue - Sutherland Avenue - Buckingham Avenue - Falconwood - Hook Lane - Welling - PLUMSTEAD GARAGE (Suns)
Diverted between Eltham and Welling via Lingfield Crescent ,Millbrook ,Avenue - Sutherland Avenue - Buckingham Avenue - Falconwood instead of Rochester Way

1970 map
Extracted from 1970 historical map drawn by  Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
25.01.70
TL
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3SM

CATFORD GARAGE - WELLING Nags Head Lane (Suns)
Withdrawn between Welling and Plumstead Garage and Catford Garage and Lower Sydenham
Converted to One Man Operation.

SM4

SM4 Newmarket Green in the depths of the Middle Park Estate

This image available on the
Single Deck download

27.06.76
TL
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3SMD

Type change.

28.01.78
TL101+
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3DMS

Converted to double deck operation.

DMS252

DMS252 seen at Welling Corner shortly before the route's withdrawal

© John Parkin

22.04.78
Route withdrawn - Route 160 reintroduced on this day

Garages

TL Catford
Crew Changeover point at garage