Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
18.09.99
U31+
16TA
11TA
27TA
New service replacing Route 15B

ALDGATE Bus Station - Commercial Road - Stepney - Limehouse - East India Dock Road - Poplar - Canning Town - Plaistow - Upton Park - Barking Road - EAST HAM White Horse ( except evenings )
Route 15B renumbered and Sunday service added.

Taken from 1999 allocation book
Taken from1999 leaflet
30.08.03
U201+
21TA
16TA
13TA

ALDGATE Bus Station - EAST HAM White Horse
Evening service introduced replacing Route 15 at these times - change of running number sequence

TA208 Minories

30.08.06
U201+
21TA
16TA
13TA

ALDGATE Bus Station - EAST HAM White Horse
Macquarie Bank take over Stagecoach - trading as East London

18.07.09
WH51+
20TA
16TA
13TA

ALDGATE Bus Station - EAST HAM White Horse
Re-allocated from Upton Park (U) to West Ham (WH)

28.08.10
U121+
19TA
17TA
13TA

ALDGATE Bus Station - EAST HAM White Horse
Contract renewal - and allocation moved back to Upton Park - the 147 moved from U to WH to compensate

17.09.11
WH161+
19TA
16TA
13TA

ALDGATE Bus Station - EAST HAM White Horse
Upton Park (U) garage closed - allocation moved back to West Ham (WH)

17547 Canning Town
17547 seen in Canning Town Bus Station with the Central Park qualifying point replacing the time honoroured White Horse

29.08.15
WH161+
19TA
16TA
13TA

ALDGATE Bus Station - EAST HAM White Horse
Contract extended for two years

02.01.16
WH161+
19TA
16TA
13TA

STEPNEY Arbour Square  -  EAST HAM
Suspended between Stepney & Aldgate whilst road works contunue in Aldgate
The changeover point at  Aldgate withdrawn

30.04.16
WH161+
19TA
16TA
13TA

ALDGATE  -  EAST HAM
Reinstated between Stepney and Aldgate

11.06.16
WH301+
19TA
16TA
13TA

ALDGATE  -  EAST HAM
Running number change

26.08.17
RR371+
18EH
16EH
13EH
Contract reassiged

ALDGATE  -  EAST HAM
New contract

EH141 Aldgate Station

© Samuel Letsu


26.08.17
DS371+
18EH
17EH
14EH

ALDGATE  -  EAST HAM
Allocation moved from River Road (RR) to Silvertown (DS)

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Operating Garages

DS Silvertown
Changeover point at Canning Town

RR River Road
Changeover at East Ham FOR finish and Canning Town for meal relief

U Upton Park
Changeover at Priory Road

WH West Ham ( Canning Town )
Changeover at Canning Town - Rathbone Market 09-10
Changeover at Canning Town Bus Station from 2011 or Aldgate Bus Station depending on duty although whilst terminus is Stepney all changeovers at Canning Town

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© Ian Armstrong 2021
Date of edit   Tuesday, 20.07.21