Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
18.07.70
NS
7RT
7RT
--

COLLIER ROW Turpin Avenue - Lodge Lane - Collier Row Lane - Romford Stn - Victoria Road - Gidea Park - Slewins Lane - HORNCHURCH St Georges Hospital ( Mon-Sat )
NEW ROUTE part replacing withdrawn section of Route 66 and part of withdrawn 66A.

13.03.71
NS
7SMS
6SMS
--

Converted to One Person single deck operation.

Scanned from September 1971 Red Book
02.02.74
NS
7SMS
6SMS
--

HAVERING PARK Firbank Road - Cornell Way - Collier Row - Romford - Gidea Park - HORNCHURCH St Georges Hospital ( Mon-Sat )
Extended in Collier Row to Firbank Road.

 

SMS240 seen in Havering Park Aug 76 before the route was converted to double deck operation

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07.11.76
NS171+
7DMS
6DMS
--


Converted to double deck operation.

 

 

DMS2077 ST GEORGES HOSPITAL JULY 1979

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05.11.79
NS171+
7T
6T
--

Converted to Leyland Titan operation.

04.09.82
NS171+
7T
6T
3T

HAVERING PARK Firbank Rd - HORNCHURCH St Georges Hospital
Sunday service introduced.

21.06.86
NS171+
9T
8T
3T

HAVERING PARK Firbank Rd - Collier Row - Romford - Brentwood Road - Gidea Park - Harold Wood Stn - Gooshays Drive - Harold Hill - NOAK HILL Tees Drive - Noak Hill Rd - Straight Rd - Gallows Corner - GIDEA PARK STN (Mon-Fri peaks)
Diverted at Romford to Noak Hill and Gidea Park instead of Hornchurch.

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Part of the allocation book library which is for sale
Allocation Books
15.02.88
NS171+
8T
8T
3T

HAVERING PARK Firbank Rd - NOAK HILL Tees Drive
Withdrawn between Noak Hill and Gidea Park Stn

T26 Romford Station September 1988

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20.03.93
NS471+
8T
8T
3DW

Sunday converted to midibus operation.

13.11.93
NS471+
8T
8T
3DRL

Sunday DW converted to DRL

27.03.99
NS471+
8T
8T
3T

Sunday service converted to double deck.

Scanned from March 1999 leaflet
01.08.00
NS471+
8TA
8TA
3TA

Converted to low floor operation.

23.06.01
NS471+
8TA
8TA
3TA

HAVERING PARK Firbank Road - NOAK HILL North Hill Drive
Noak Hill terminal changed to North Hill Drive instead of Tees Drive

27.03.04
NS471+
11TAS
11TAS
6TAS
Contract renewal

 

 

17437 Collier Row

 

26.03.11
NS471+
11TAS
10TAS
6TAS

Contract renewal

30.04.16
NS471+
E/MMC
E/MMC
E/MMC

Contract renewal with new buses

Enviro 400 Western Road - Romford
© Lawrence Living

 

 

Operating Garage

NS North Street - Romford
Changeover point garage

 

 

 

 

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2019
Date of edit   Tuesday, 30.04.19