Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
at 03.10.34
EW
5ST
5ST
--
 
HD
7ST
2Q
8ST
2Q
11ST
2Q

SOUTH HARROW STATION - Harrow - Wealdstone - Harrow Weald - Stanmore - Canons Park - Edgware - MILL HILL Green Man

Taken from 1934 map drawn by Mike Harris
busmap.co.uk

30.01.35
EW
5ST
5ST
--
 
HD
8ST
9ST
12ST

SOUTH HARROW STATION - Harrow - Wealdstone - Harrow Weald - Stanmore - Canons Park - EDGWARE STATION
Withdrawn between Edgware and Mill Hill

17.04.35
EW
4ST
4ST
3ST
 
HD
11ST
11ST
11ST

RAYNERS LANE STATION - Kings Road - Eastcote Lane - South Harrow - Harrow - Wealdstone - Harrow Weald - Stanmore - Canons Park - EDGWARE STATION
Extended from South Harrow to Rayners Lane Stn replacing single deck Route 206
Sunday Edgware (EW) allocation introduced

11.06.41
EW
--
--
6STL
 
HD
15STL
15STL
9STL

RAYNERS LANE  -  EDGWARE STATION
Mon-Sat Edgware (EW) allocation withdrawn

29.10.41
HD
15STL+
16STL
15STL
   
1STL/158
--
--

RAYNERS LANE  -  EDGWARE STATION
Sunday only Edgware (EW) allocation withdrawn

15.02.46
HD
17STL
21STL
11STL

Taken from February 1946 Red Book

03.05.50
HD
17SRT
5STL
19SRT
5STL
14SRT

RAYNERS LANE  -  EDGWARE STATION
SRT type introduced

Taken from August 1949 Red Book

11.10.50
HD
22RTW
24RTW
14RTW

RAYNERS LANE  -  EDGWARE STATION
Vehicle type changed to RTW

02.05.51
HD
22RT
24RT
14RT

RAYNERS LANE  -  EDGWARE STATION
Vehicle type changed to RT.

23.01.57
HD
22RT
22RT
15RT

RAYNERS LANE STN - Kings Road - Eastcote Lane - South Harrow - Porlock Avenue - Harrow - Wealdstone - Stanmore - Canons Park - EDGWARE STN
Diverted at Roxeth via Porlock Avenue.

RT3271

RT3271 Harrow

Photogrpaher unknown


30.04.58
HD
22RT
22RT
15RT

Scanned from April 1958 Red Book - the complete book is available from the Sales List

23.01.66
EW
16RT
16RT
3RT
 
HD
9RT
7RT
4RT

RUISLIP LIDO - Ruislip - Victoria Road - Eastcote Lane - South Harrow - Lower Road - Harrow - Wealdstone - Harrow Weald - Stanmore - Marsh Lane - Canons Park - EDGWARE
Diverted at Eastcote Lane to Victoria Road and Ruislip Lido to replace withdrawn section of service 158 and also reverted to Lower Road routeing at South Harrow. Rayners Lane section covered by amended 158.
Daily EW allocation added.

 RT3965 Harrow

 

 

RT3965 Harrow

 



13.06.70
HD
13RT
9RT
11RT

RUISLIP LIDO ( Daily except late evenings ) - RUISLIP STATION ( Daily late evenings )  - HARROW WEALD GARAGE  -   HARROW WEALD Halls Corner ( Monday-Friday peak journeys )
Withdrawn between Harrow Weald and Edgware - this section replaced by new Route 286.


114 Map January 1970
Taken from 1970 map drawn by Mike Harris
busmap.co.uk

30.10.71
HD
20SMS
16SMS
9SMS

RUISLIP LIDO - Ruislip - Victoria Road - Eastcote Lane - South Harrow - Porlock Avenue - Harrow - Wealdstone - HARROW WEALD GARAGE - HARROW WEALD Masefield Avenue (Monday-Friday peaks)
Mon-Fri peak journeys extended from Halls Corner to Masefiled Avenue
Diverted again at Roxeth via Porlock Avenue.
Converted to single deck One Man Operation.

10.09.72
HD
20SMS
16SMS
7SMS

RUISLIP LIDO - HARROW WEALD GARAGE -: HARROW WEALD Masefield Avenue (Monday-Friday peaks)
Sunday service reduced


SMS720 South Harrow Station

busmap.co.uk


18.11.72
HD
20SMS
16SMS
6SMS

RUISLIP LIDO ( Daily except late evening ) - RUISLIP STATION ( Daily after 2030 ) - Victoria Road - Eastcote Lane - South Harrow - Porlock Avenue or Mon-Sat journeys via Lower Road and Bessborough Road - Harrow - Wealdstone - HARROW WEALD GARAGE - HARROW WEALD Masefield Avenue (Monday-Friday peaks)
Monday-Saturday journeys bifurcated via Lower Road (Yellow Blinds to distinguish these journeys)





23.06.73
HD
20SMS
17SMS
6SMS

RUISLIP LIDO ( Daily except late evening ) - RUISLIP STATION ( Daily after 2030 ) - Victoria Road - Eastcote Lane - South Harrow - Porlock Avenue or Mon-Sat journeys via Lower Road and Bessborough Road - Harrow - Wealdstone - HARROW WEALD GARAGE - HARROW WEALD Masefield Avenue (Monday-Friday peaks)
Saturday schedule change

22.04.78
HD71+
15SMS
14SMS
7SMS

RUISLIP LIDO ( Daily except late evening ) - RUISLIP STATION ( Daily after 2030 )  - Victoria Rd - Eastcote Lane - S Harrow - Porlock Avenue - Harrow - Wealdstone - Harrow Weald - HARROW WEALD GARAGE - HARROW WEALD Masefield Avenue (Monday-Friday peaks)
Monday-Saturday journeys via Lower Road withdrawn - replaced by revised 258

02.08.79
HD71+
15LS
14LS
7LS

RUISLIP LIDO ( Daily except late evening ) - RUISLIP STATION ( Daily after 2030 )  - HARROW WEALD GARAGE - HARROW WEALD Masefield Avenue (Monday-Friday peaks)
Vehicle change from SMS to LS.

LS338

LS338 Ruislip Lido

busmap.co.uk


23.04.83
HD71+
18LS
14LS
7LS

RUISLIP LIDO - Ruislip - Victoria Rd - Eastcote Lane - S Harrow - Porlock Avenue,Harrow - Kenton - Queensbury - Burnt Oak - MILL HILL BROADWAY STN - Bunns Lane - MILL HILL EAST STN (Monday-Friday peak journeys)
Route diverted at Harrow to follow withdrawn section of service 140 to Mill Hill

08.03.84
HD71+
15LS/3M
7LS/8M
7M

RUISLIP LIDO - MILL HILL BROADWAY STN - MILL HILL EAST STN (Monday-Friday peak journeys)
Metrobus type introduced.

M1000

M1000 Ruislip Lido

busmap.co.uk


14.11.87
HD71+
12M/V
11M/V
7M/V
New operator

RUISLIP LIDO (Suns) - RUISLIP STN ( Mon-Sat ) - MILL HILL BROADWAY STN - MILL HILL EAST STN (Mon-Fri peak jnys)
Route withdrawn between Ruislip Station and Ruislip Lido on Monday-Saturday.
Withdrawn section covered by new H13

V34

V34 Harrow Bus Station

busmap.co.uk

 


19.01.91
BT71+
13L
13L
10L

RUISLIP LIDO (Suns) - RUISLIP STN ( Mon-Sat ) - MILL HILL BROADWAY STN
W
ithdrawn between Mill Hill Broadway and Mill Hill East - and operator changed to BTS.

H139 Ruislip Lido

busmap.co.uk


19.03.94

BT71+

13L

13L

10L


RUISLIP LIDO
(Suns) - RUISLIP STN ( Mon-Sat ) - MILL HILL BROADWAY STN

Buses from Mill Hill rerouted via Bunns Lane and Woodcroft Avenue instead of Lyndhurst Avenue and Eversfield Gadens

10.08.94

BT71+

13L

13L

10L

BTS taken over by Sovereign

H143 Harrow Bus Station

H143GGS Harrow Bus Station

busmap.co.uk


03.12.95
BT71+
13L
13L
8L

RUISLIP STATION  - MILL HILL BROADWAY STN
Sunday withdrawn between .Ruislip Station and Ruislip Lido.

02.05.98
BT71+
13L
13L
8L

See map below


01.09.00
BT71+
13L
13L
8L

New Contract commenced with LF double deck buses

03.11.02
BT71+
13L
13L
8L
Operation transferred to LONDON UNITED (Sovereign)

RUISLIP STATION  - MILL HILL BROADWAY STN
New operator

 

VA17 Harrow

 


04.09.04
BT71+
18VLE
19VLE
8VLE

RUISLIP STATION - MILL HILL BROADWAY
Contract renewal

05.09.09
BT71+
17VLE
18VLE
14VLE

RUISLIP STATION - MILL HILL BROADWAY
Contract renewal

VH19 takes a break from normal duties on Route 13 and is seen in Harrow a week before the route is transferred to Metroline

© Ian Armstrong


29.04.14
BT71+
17VLE
18VLE
14VLE
Contract novated to RATP from Transdev

RUISLIP STATION - MILL HILL BROADWAY
New operator

03.09.16
UX201+
18VWH
20VWH
17VWH
Contract reassigned

RUISLIP STATION - MILL HILL BROADWAY
New operator

08.10.16
UX201+
18VWH
20VWH
17VWH
 
UX241+
--
4VWH
4VWH

RUISLIP STATION - MILL HILL BROADWAY  
Fri/Sat night service introduced coinciding with night service on Jubillee Line

Taken from Mike Harris map dated 15.06.19
Greater London Bus Map
05.04.20
UX201+
18VWH
17VWH
13VWH

RUISLIP STATION - MILL HILL BROADWAY  
Weekend night service suspended

 

TE1577 operates a morning extra , seen at Pembroke Road

© Jamie Geen


04.09.21
UX201+
18VWH
17VWH
13VWH

RUISLIP STATION - MILL HILL BROADWAY  
Contract extended for two years

Current Blind



114

 

Operating Garages

EW Edgware
Changeover point Edgware Station

HD Harrow Weald
Changeover point Harrow Bus Station or garage pre 1983.

Sovereign (Edgware)
Changeover point at garage buses running light from Mill Hill

UX Uxbridge
Changeover point at Ruislip , crews using Met/Piccadilly Line

 

 

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2022
Date of edit   Thursday, 26.05.22