Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
04.02.84
A101+
6D
6D
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WALLINGTON Shotfield - Woodcote Road - Manor Road - London Road - Hackbridge - Hackbridge Road - Nightingale Road - Green Wrythe Lane - Thornton Road - Wrythe Lane - St Helier - Rose Hill - Sutton Town Centre - Cheam Road - Cheam Village - Malden Road - North Cheam - Cheam Common Road - WORCESTER PARK STATION (Mon-Sat)
NEW ROUTE:
Replaced Route 127 between Wallington and Hackbridge - this service diverted via Carshallton Station

Extracted from map drawn by © Darius Grigg

DMS2502 is seen at the Shotfield terminus on the first day of operation 4.2.84

© John Parkin

27.04.85
A101+
6D
6D
--

WALLINGTON Shotfield - NORTH CHEAM Queen Victoria (Mon-Fri mid-day) - WORCESTER PARK STATION (Mon-Fri except mid-day/Sat)
Mon-Fri mid-day withdrawn between North Cheam and Worcester Park Station.

 
23.05.87
A101+
9D
8D
--

WALLINGTON Shotfield - WORCESTER PARK STATION ( Mon-Sat )
Mon-Fri mid-day service to Worcester Park re-instated - and one SDO journey bifurcated at Rose Hill from Sutton direction via Reigate Avenue - Sutton Common Road - Forest Road - and Love Lane to ST HELIER STATION and return in the afternoon.

29.10.88
A101+
9D
8D
2D

WALLINGTON Shotfield - SUTTON STATION (Suns) - WORCESTER PARK STATION ( Mon-Sat )
Sunday service introduced between Wallington and Sutton.

26.11.88
A101+
9D
8D
2D

WALLINGTON Shotfield - Woodcote Road - Manor Road - London Road - Hackbridge - Hackbridge Road - Nightingale Road - Green Wrythe Lane - Thornton Road - Wrythe Lane - St Helier - ST HELIER Glenthorne School (SDO journeys) - Rose Hill - SUTTON STATION (Suns) - Cheam Road - Cheam Village - Malden Road - North Cheam - London Road - Stonecot Hill - Tudor Drive - LOWER MORDEN Beverley (Mon-Sat) or WORCESTER PARK STATION (SDO journeys)
Diverted at North Cheam to Lower Morden instead of Worcester Park giving Tudor drive it's first bus service.
The route was now under the "Suttonbus" banner.

One of the mysteries - why no allocation details ?
31.08.91
A101+
9M
8M
4MRL

WALLINGTON Shotfield - SUTTON STATION (MS late evgs/Suns) - WORCESTER PARK STATION (MS except late evgs)
Route reverted to Worcester Park instead of Lower Morden and Glenthorne School journeys now served by Route 213.

North Cheam to Lower Morden section replaced by Revised 413
Sunday service converted to midibus

Sunday service represented here by MRL179

© John Parkin

04.02.95
A101+
8M
8M
3DW

WALLINGTON Shotfield - WORCESTER PARK STATION
Extended from Sutton to Worcester Park at all times.

M412 Shotfield terminus

© John Parkin

30.11.96
A101+
9LDP
9LDP
4LDP

WALLINGTON Shotfield - CHEAM VILLAGE Anne Boleyn's Walk
Withdrawn between Cheam and Worcester Park and converted to low floor single deck.

18.05.97
A101+
10LDP
10LDP
3LDP

WALLINGTON Shotfield - SUTTON STATION (MS late evgs/Suns) - WORCESTER PARK STN (MS except late evgs)
MS extended from Cheam to Worcester Park except late evenings and Sundays. This was implemented as a result of many complaints about the cutback introduced in November 96.

LDP21 Shotfield

This image available with the GO-AHEAD London download

01.12.01
A261+
13LDP
12LDP
6LDP

WALLINGTON Shotfield - WORCESTER PARK STN
Daily service extended from Sutton to Worcester Park at all times.

22.04.06
A261+
13PVL
12PVL
6PVL

Start of double deck conversion

"Letter Box" PVL291 Sutton Green

This image available with the GO-AHEAD London download

06.12.08
A261+
13DOE
12DOE
7DOE

WALLINGTON  -  NORTH CHEAM
Contract renewal
Withdrawn between NORTH CHEAM & WORCESTER PARK

DOE40 Sutton Green

This image available with the GO-AHEAD London download

10.12.11
A261+
13DOE
12DOE
7DOE

WALLINGTON  -  WORCESTER PARK
Reinstated between North Cheam and Worcester Park

SOE40 subs for a double decker and is back on track to Worcester Park

This image available with the GO-AHEAD London download

07.12.13
A261+
13DOE
12DOE
7DOE

WALLINGTON  -  WORCESTER PARK
Contract extended for two years

05.12.15
A261+
13DOE
12DOE
7DOE

WALLINGTON  -  WORCESTER PARK
Contract renewal

WVL361 seen in Throwley Way, Sutton
© Lawrence Living

Operating Garage

A Sutton
Changeover at Sutton Green

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2019
Date of edit   Thursday, 15.06.17