Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
06.08.94
PB251+
9M
9M
--
NEW ROUTE replaces Route 112 between Brent Cross and Wood Green

WOOD GREEN Redvers Road - Palmers Green - Bowes Road - Arnos Grove Stn - New Southgate Stn - Station Road - Pinkham Way - North Circular Road - Henley's Corner - Brent Cross Shopping Centre - Staples Corner - North Circular Road - Coles Green Road - Crest Road - Tanfield Avenue - Neasden Lane - North Circular Road - Great Central Way - Drury Way - Besant Way - St Raphael's Estate Pitfield Way ( Mon-Sat )

Extracted from map No1 dated April 1995 drawn by Mike Harris which is available from
busmap.co.uk

 

 

M92 (PB251) waits for passengers at Brent Cross

 


26.10.94
PB251+
9M
9M
--
London Northern purchased by MTL

WOOD GREEN Redvers Road - St Raphael's Estate Pitfield Way ( Mon-Sat )
New operator
24.11.96
PB251+
9M
10M
9M

WOOD GREEN Redvers Road - St Raphael's Estate Pitfield Way
Sunday service introduced - buses terminated at Turnpike Lane Station but ran out of service from Wood Green

03.07.98
PB251+
9M
10M
9M
logo MTL purchased by Metroline

WOOD GREEN Redvers Road - St Raphael's Estate Pitfield Way
New operator

31.07.99
PB251+
9DLD
8DLD
9DLD

WOOD GREEN Redvers Road - St Raphael's Estate Pitfield Way
Converted to low floor single deck - and diverted in Neasden via Dollis Hill Lane

02.09.99
PB251+
9DLD
8DLD
9DLD
 
EC
1M
--
--

WOOD GREEN Redvers Road - St Raphael's Estate Pitfield Way
Double Deck SDO journey in each peak operated by Leaside Travel

 

 

M1362 is having a rest before the onslaught of little angels

 

 


04.03.00
W801+
9DLD
8DLD
9DLD
 
EC
1M
--
--

WOOD GREEN - St Raphael's Estate Pitfield Way
Allocation transferred to Cricklewood

31.03.01
W801+
9DLD
8DLD
9DLD
 
EC
1M
--
--

NEASDEN St Raphael's Estate - TURNPIKE LANE STATION
Extended from Wood Green to Turnpike Lane Station

 

DLD43 approaches the new northern terminal

 


31.07.04
W801+
9DLD
9DLD
9DLD

NEASDEN St Raphael's Estate - TURNPIKE LANE STATION
New Contract commenced - Arriva SDO journeys withdrawn.

21.05.05
NW81+
10DML
10DML
10DML

NEASDEN St Raphael's Estate - TURNPIKE LANE STATION
Buses towards St Raphaels diverted via Brent Park Tesco
Allocation transferred to North Wembley (NW)

 

 

DML13 (HT83) - the running number is the give away that this should be NW83

 

30.05.09
PV151+
11MM
13MM
12MM

NEASDEN St Raphael's Estate - TURNPIKE LANE STATION
North Wembley garage closed - allocation to Perivale (PV)

01.08.09
PV151+
11MM
13MM
12MM
Contract renewal

 

Seen from the top deck of a 34 MM786 is seen at Bowes Road


09.06.12
W351+
10DE
9DE
8DE

NEASDEN St Raphael's Estate - TURNPIKE LANE STATION
Allocation moved from Perivale (PV) to Cricklewood (W)
MM type withdrawn in favour of Dart Enviro

 

DE877 waits at the St Raphaels terminal for the 1435 departure

 


02.08.14
W351+
13DE
12DE
9DE
Contract renewal

NEASDEN St Raphael's Estate  -  TURNPIKE LANE STN
Contract renewal
03.08.19
NP161+
17WS
16WS
9WS
Contract reassigned

NEASDEN St Raphael's Estate  -  TURNPIKE LANE STN
Contract reassigned operating from Northumberland Park with new Streetlight buses

WS135 Turnpike Lane

© Anthony Moore


21.03.21
NP161+
17WS
16WS
9WS
SM907
1E
--
--

NEASDEN St Raphael's Estate  -  TURNPIKE LANE STN
One bus added for V232 supplied by Sullivan Buses

Sullivan Buses added another Route to their portfolio when they started SDO journeyson Route 232.
E53 with the makeshift blind seen here at Wood Green

With kind permission from David Mulcahy

 

Operating Garages

NP Northumberland Park
Changeover point Turnpike Lane for meal reliefs but some duties start and finish at Arnos Grove Station

SM South Mimms
Changeover point n/a. garage to garage on both journeys

PB Potters Bar
Changeover point Brent Cross ?

W Cricklewood
Changeover point Brent Cross

NW North Wembley
Changeover point Brent Cross

PV Perivale West
Changeover point Brent Cross

Live visual

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2021
Date of edit   Wednesday, 25.08.21