Route History

Route 249 fares

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
27.04.60
WH
13RM+
11RM+
10RM
    3RT/25 2RM/278  


VICTORIA & ALBERT DOCKS - Freemasons Road - New Barn Street - Balaam Street - Plaistow Station  -  STRATFORD (Mon-Fri evenings) -  Maryland  -  Leyton - Hoe Street  -  Walthamstow - CHINGFORD MOUNT (Sundays) - Old Church Road - CHINGFORD Royal Forest Hotel (Mon-Fri except evenings/Sats)
Trolleybus 697 replacement

11.10.61
WH
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10RM

VICTORIA & ALBERT DOCKS - CHINGFORD MOUNT (Suns)
Mon-Sat service withdrawn - Victoria & Albert Docks to Stratford section replaced by revised 41 service. The remainder covered by strengthened 249.

64 map
Extracted from 1964 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
01.02.66
WH
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8RML

RM type replaced by RML

1965 times
Scanned from 1965 Red Book

07.09.68
Route withdrawn - Routes 69 and New 241 replaced

Operating Garage

WH West Ham
Changeover point outside Plaistow Broadway