Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
02.03.91
X
12MA
11MA
,,

ACTON Horn Lane - East Acton - Wormwood Scrubs - Barlby Road - Ladbroke Grove - Westbourne Park Road - Chepstow Road - Westbourne Grove - Garway Road - Leinster Square - Princes Square - Porchester Gardens - Inverness Terrace - Bayswater Road - Notting Hill Gate -  Kensington Church Street - KENSINGTON Phillimore Walk ( Mon-Sat )

KENSINGTON Phillimore Walk ( Mon-Sat ) Kensington Church Street - Notting Hill Gate - Bayswater Road - Queensway - Westbourne Grove - Chepstow Road - Westbourne Park Road - Ladbroke Grove - then double run via Ladbroke Grove and Canal Way to Sainsbury's then Barlby Road - Highlever Road - St Quintin Avenue - North Pole Road - Wood Lane - Du Cane Road - East Acton - Old Oak Common Lane - Old Oak Road - East Acton Lane - The Vale - Acton High Street - Steyne Road - ACTON Horn Lane ( Mon-Sat )

MA103

MA103 Westbourne Grove

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08.02.93
X
14DW
14DW
--

ACTON - KENSINGTON Queens Gate (MS evgs) - Queens Gate - Harrington Road - SOUTH KENSINGTON STN (Mon-Sat except evgs)
Rerouted at Kensington Church Street to South Kensington Stn via Queens Gate

Taken from 1995 map drawn by Mike Harris
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DW94 Sainsbury's Ladbroke Grove

14.06.00
WB
14DLF
14DLF
8DLF
NEW CONTRACT commenced with Thorpes operated from their Wembley base

ACTON - SOUTH KENSINGTON STN
Extended to South Kensington at all times and Sunday Route introduced.

 

DLF73 Acton High Street

 

 


07.06.03
PA1+
14DLF
14DLF
10DLF

ACTON - SOUTH KENSINGTON STN
Allocation transferred to new Perivale base

03.08.04
PA01+
14DLF
14DLF
10DLF
Contract novated to Metroline

DLF123 turns left from Ducane Road into Scrubs Lane

25.06.05
PA01+
14DLF
14DLF
8DLF

ACTON - SOUTH KENSINGTON STN
Contract renewal

06.01.07
PA1+
15DLF
15DLF
12DLF
Contract formally transferred to
Metroline Travel.

ACTON - SOUTH KENSINGTON STN
New operator

26.06.10
PA1+
15DP
15DP
12DP

ACTON - SOUTH KENSINGTON STN
Contract extend for two years

DP26 Ladbroke Grove

11.12.10
PV251+
15DLD
15DLD
12DLD

ACTON - SOUTH KENSINGTON STN
Allocation moved to Perivale West (PV) filling gap left by Route 460 reallocation

DLD185 crosses the Great Western railway in Ladbroke Grove on a short working journey to NHG

26.11.11
PV251+
15MM
15MM
12MM

ACTON - SOUTH KENSINGTON STN
Type change - Route 90 transferred to PA but left MM type

MM771 seen in Kensington

London Bus routes by Adam


23.06.12
X
15DML
14DML
9DML
Contract reassigned



 

DML44321 Sainsbury's Ladbroke Grove

 



23.06.13
X
15DML
15DML
10DML
Contract novated to Tower Transit - no change to operating arrangement

DML44291 Acton Market Place

30.01.16
X401+
18DML
17DML
11DML

South Kensington Station Thurloe Place - Cromwell Place - Harrington Road - Queen's Gate - Kensington Road - Kensington High Street - Kensington Church Street -Notting Hill Gate - Bayswater Road - Queensway - Westbourne Grove - Chepstow Road - Westbourne Park Road - Ladbroke Grove -  - Ladbroke Grove Sainsbury's - Canal Way - Ladbroke Grove - Barlby Road - Highlever Road - St Quintin Avenue - North Pole Road - Wood Lane - Du Cane Road - Hammersmith Hospital - Du Cane Road - East Acton - Old Oak Common Lane - Old Oak Road - East Acton Lane - The Vale - Acton High Street - Gunnersbury Lane - Acton Town Station - Bollo Lane - Stanhope Way - Chiswick Business Park Bus Station
Extended from Acton to Chiswick Business Park after many deferments

24.06.17
S301+
19DLE
18DLE
18DLE
Contract reassigend

SOUTH KENSINGTON - CHISWICK BUSINESS PARK
New operator

DLE30058 Bollo Lane

© Aubrey Morandarte


01.10.18
S301+
19BE
18BE
18BE

SOUTH KENSINGTON - CHISWICK BUSINESS PARK
New electric buses started to appear

BE37079 Kensington Church Street

© Samuel Letsu

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Current Blind



70

 

Operating Garages

S Shepherds Bush
Changeover at Westbourne Park Road / Portobello Road or Chiswick stand

X Westbourne Park
Changeover at Westbourne Park Road / Great Western Road

WB Wembley
Changeover at Acton stand ?

PA Perivale
Changeover at Acton stand ?

PV Perivale West
Changeover at Acton stand ?

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2022
Date of edit   Thursday, 09.12.21