Route History

14.07.90
TL51+
6mini
6mini
3mini
New Route

CATFORD BRIDGE STATION - Brookhouse Road - Southend Lane - Downham - Churchdown Way - Downham Way - Rangfield Road - Burnt Ash Lane - College Road - Bromley North - Bromley South - Westmoreland Road - Pickhurst Lane - Hayes Stn - Bourne Way - Croydon Road - Kingsway - Church Drive - Queensway - Chestnut Avenue - Sylvan Way - Layhams Road - Birch Tree Avenue - Queensway and Princes Way - CONEY HALL
Loop working performed on departure from Coney Hall.
NEW ROUTE replaced B1 and L3

SR62 devoid of Company name is seen at Catford Bridge

 


19.01.91
TL51+
6mini
6mini
--

CATFORD BRIDGE  - CONEY HALL ( Mon-Sat )
Sunday service withdrawn.
Buses arriving at Coney Hall re-routed to operate direct from Kingsway to Princes Way instead of loop via Layhams Road although the loop was still used for departing buses from Coney Hall (evenings excepted)

12.02.94
LM
6midi
6midi
4midi
Contract reasigned
operating from a base at Deptford
CATFORD BRIDGE  - CONEY HALL
New operator
Sunday service reinstated


 

972 Catford bridge

 


25.02.95
CR
6midi
6midi
4midi
Operation transferred to Londonlinks operating from a depot at Croydon
CATFORD BRIDGE  - CONEY HALL
New operator


18.06.95
BY
6midi
6midi
4midi
Allocation transferred to Kentish Bus (Bromley)

CATFORD BRIDGE  - CONEY HALL
New operator

04.11.95
LM
6midi
6midi
4midi

CATFORD BRIDGE  - CONEY HALL 
Allocation transferred back to Kentish Bus (Deptford)

02.12.95
MB81+
6midi
6midi
5midi
Contract reassigned

CATFORD BRIDGE  - CONEY HALL
New operator

 

 

 

Dart 714 Bromley North Station

 


18.08.01
MB81+
6dart
6dart
4dart

CATFORD BRIDGE  - CONEY HALL 
Converted to Dart operation.

25.09.04
MB167+
3sd
3sd
2sd

BROMLEY NORTH STN - CONEY HALL
Withdrawn between Bromley and Catford Bridge - the withdrawn section replaced by revised 336.

18.03.06
MB167+
3sd
3sd
2sd

BROMLEY NORTH STN - CONEY HALL
New quality Incentive Contract retained by Metrobus using new vehicles. No change to structure or frequencies.

19.03.11
MB167+
3sd
3sd
2sd

BROMLEY NORTH STN - CONEY HALL
Contract extended for two years

 

East Lancs Esteem 266

 


16.03.13
MB167+
3sd
3sd
2sd

BROMLEY NORTH STN - CONEY HALL
Contract renewal

17.03,18
MB167+
3SE
3SE
2SE

BROMLEY NORTH STN - CONEY HALL
Contract renewal

 

Metrobus 160 Bromley Town Centre

© Edward S

 

Operating Garages

C Croydon
Changeover point not known

TL Catford
Changeover point Catford Town Hall

MB Metrobus (Green Street Green)
Changeover point Bromley North Station
joint duty schedule with Route 146

LM Lewisham
Changeover point not known but probably Catford Bridge

BY Bromley
Changeover point not known

Map 2021

2021 Map
2021 Map drawn by Mike Harris
busmap.co.uk

 

© Ian Armstrong 2021
Date of edit   Friday, 16.07.21