Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
01.02.92
ON
9MA
6MA
--
NEW ROUTE: introduced to convert part of
Route 105
to midibus on Mon-Sat

SHEPHERDS BUSH Caxton Road - White City - Westway - East Acton - Western Avenue - Gipsy Corner - Park Royal Station. Hangar Lane Station - Perivale - Greenford - Dormers Wells - SOUTHALL Town Hall (Mon-Sat)

 

MA38 Greenford Broadway

 



05.03.95
ON
9MA
6MA
4MA

SHEPHERDS BUSH Caxton Road - - SOUTHALL Town Hall
Sunday Route introduced to replace Route 105 between Greenford and Shepherds Bush

27.04.96
NA91+
11MM
7MM
4MM
Contract reassigned to MTL London - operating from the North Acton base.

MM264 Greenford


17.08.98
NA81+
11MM
7MM
4MM
MTL London purchased by Metroline t/a Metroline London Northern

SHEPHERDS BUSH Caxton Road - SOUTHALL Town Hall
New operator


 

 

 

DML14 seen in Shepherds Bush devoid of company logo

 

 


23.09.00
HR151+
11sd
7sd
4sd

SHEPHERDS BUSH Caxton Road - SOUTHALL Town Hall
NA base closed - operation transferred to Harlesden.

28.04.01
HR151+
12DLD
11DLD
7DLD

SHEPHERDS BUSH Caxton Road - SOUTHALL Town Hall
Start of new contract.

 

 

DLD197 Caxton Road

 

 


31.08.02
PV151+
12DLD
10DLD
5DLD

SHEPHERDS BUSH GREEN - SOUTHALL Town Hall
Allocation transferred to Perivale

DLD61 (PV) Hanger Lane Station

29.04.06
ON
11VNW
9VNW
7VNW
New contract awarded to First London

SHEPHERDS BUSH GREEN - SOUTHALL Town Hall
New operator


 

 

VNW32502 Red Lion Greenford junction, note the unusual ultimate destination

 


07.07.07
G
11DML
10DML
7DML

SHEPHERDS BUSH GREEN - SOUTHALL Town Hall
Allocation moved to Greenford (G) and converted to single deck operation

 

DML41365 Perivale

 


30.04.11
G
14DMLe
12DMLe
8DMLe

SHEPHERDS BUSH GREEN - SOUTHALL Town Hall
Renewed contract with new Enviro single deck buses

 

DML44184 Southall stand

TN33193 Shepherds Bush Green

© George Reed



22.06.13
G
14DMLe
12DMLe
8DMLe
Metroline logo Contract novated to Metroline

SHEPHERDS BUSH GREEN - SOUTHALL Town Hall
New operator

30.04.16
G
14DE
14DE
8DE

SHEPHERDS BUSH GREEN - SOUTHALL Town Hall
Contract extended for two years

DE1611 Shepherds Bush Green

© Jack Marian


28.04.18
G
14DE
13DE
8DE

SHEPHERDS BUSH  -  SOUTHALL
Contract renewal

DE1134 Park Royal Station DE1134 Park Royal Station

Map

Taken from 2018 map drawn by Mike Harris
busmap.co.uk

Operating Garages

ON Alperton
Changeover point Hangar Lane Station ?

HR Harlesden
Changeover point Gipsy Corner ?

NA North Acton
Changeover point Gipsy Corner ?

PV Perivale
Changeover point Western Avenue / Alperton Lane

G Greenford
Changeover point Greenford Road - Tesco

Live visual

 

 

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2021
Date of edit   Thursday, 08.07.21