Route History

 

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
07.04.48
TC
*ST
*ST/STL
--
LT Logo NEW ROUTE - allocation taken from Route 166

OLD COULSDON - Coulsdon - Purley - Croydon - THORNTON HEATH POND ( Mon-Sat )

13.04.49
TC
*RT
*RT
--

Converted to RT operation.

09.01.52
TC
8RT
11RT
--

Route given own allocation.

166A map
Extracted from 1952 historical map drawn by  Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
1952 times

Extracted from 1952 Red Book

22.10.52
Route withdrawn - replaced by  Route 190

croydon book
The full timetable for 166A in this booklet which is for sale  (pdf)