Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
11.10.97
W431+
12DLD
10DLD
7DLD

KILBURN PARK STATION - Kilburn High Road - Cricklewood Broadway - Cricklewood Lane - Claremont Road - Clitterhouse Estate - BRENT CROSS Shopping Centre
New Route - part replacing withdrawn section of Route 16A

DLD33 is probably victim of service cut

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28.03.98
W431+
17DLD
18DLD
11DLD

OXFORD CIRCUS John Princes Street - Oxford Street - Portman Square - Gloucester Place - ( return via Baker Street ) Park Road - Rossmore Road - Lisson Grove - Grove End Road - Abbey Road - Quex Road - Kilburn High Road - Cricklewood Broadway - Cricklewood Lane - Claremont Road - Clitterhouse Estate - BRENT CROSS Shopping Centre
Extended from Kilburn to Oxford Circus via Route 139

06.06.98
W431+
17DLD
18DLD
11DLD

OXFORD CIRCUS John Princes Street - Oxford Street - Portman Square - Gloucester Place - ( return via Baker Street ) Park Road - Rossmore Road - Lisson Grove - Grove End Road - Abbey Road - Quex Road - Kilburn High Road - Cricklewood Broadway - Cricklewood Lane - Claremont Road - Clitterhouse Estate - NORTH CRICKLEWOOD Tilling Road (late evenings) - BRENT CROSS Shopping Centre (except late evenings)
Withdrawn late evenings between North Cricklewood and Brent Cross Shopping Centre

11.10.02
W501+
20DLD
20DLD
12DLD

All night service introduced but numbered N189

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01.12.03
W501+
19TP
20TP
13TP

OXFORD CIRCUS John Princes Street - - BRENT CROSS Shopping Centre
Extended late evenings from North Cricklewood to Brent Cross Shopping Centre.
Also gradual conversion to double deck at this time

TA70 seen in Rossmore Road with a badly set blind

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TP390 is a bit confusing as destination showing is Baker Street and yet already passed that point and has passengers on board

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24.04.04
W501+
18TE
19TE
12TE
Night Service
W771+
3TP
4TP
4TP

N Prefix dropped on night service ths now 24 hour

10.10.09
W501+
18TE
19TE
12TE
Night Service
W771+
3TP
4TP
4TP


Contract renewal

TE1097 Rossmore Road - Marylebone

 

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11.10.14
W501+
18TE
19TE
12TE
Night Service
W771+
3TE
4TE
4TE

Contract extended for two years

08.10.16
W501+
19LT
19LT
13LT
Night Service
W771+
3LT
4LT
4LT

Contract renewal with new buses

01.04.17
W501+
18LT
18LT
13LT
Night Service
W771+
3LT
4LT
4LT

BRENT CROSS  - MARBLE ARCH
Rerouted at Selfridges to Marble Arch instead of Oxford Circus

LT791 about to cross the Marylebone Road at Baker Street
© Ian Armstrong

 

 


Operating Garage

W Cricklewood
Meal Reliefs at Brent Cross
Soem duties start and finish at Cricklewood Broadway