Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
25.09.93
U331+
7DRL
7DRL
4DRL

WANSTEAD PARK STATION - Woodgrange Road - Romford Road - Green Street - Upton Park - Plaistow - Barking Road - Canning Town - Poplar - BLACKWALL STATION
NEW ROUTE - mainly replacing Route 58 between Upton Park and Canning Town

Part of the allocation book library which is for sale
Allocation Books

DRL141 Blackwall Station

Bus Photos for sale

16.09.95
U331+
7S
7S
4S

Converted to double deck operation using Scanias

 

S55 Canning Town stand

© Michael Wadman

01.05.99
U331+
7S
7S
4S

WANSTEAD PARK STATION - CANNING TOWN STATION
Route withdrawn between Canning Town and Blackwall Station - this was a measure to combat delays and make service more reliable as there were often long delays on this section.

Map issued with leaflet dated 1 May 1999
08.01.00
U331+
7TA
7TA
5TA

Converted to low floor double deck operation using Tridents

14.10.01
BW131+
--
--
5TA
 
U331+
7TA
7TA
--

Sunday allocation transferred to Bow (BW)

31.08.03
U331+
7TA
7TA
5TA

Sunday allocation moved back to Upton Park (U)

08.05.04
U331+
7TA
7TA
5TA

Contract renewal

09.05.09
U331+
7TA
7TA
5TA
Contract extended for two years

07.05.11
U331+
8TAS
8TAS
5TAS
Contract renewal

17.09.11
WH321+
8TAS
8TAS
5TAS

Upton Park (U) - allocation moved to West Ham (WH))

18458 Canning Town Station stand

Bus Photos for sale

07.05.16
WH321+
8TAS
8TAS
5TAS

Contract extended for two years

Enviro 19860 at Canning Town

© Mark Leonard

 


11.06.16
WH701+
8TAS
8TAS
5TAS

Running number change

05.05.18
WH701+
8TAS
8TAS
5TAS

WANSTEAD PARK  -  CANNING TOWN
Contract renewal with Stagecoach

Operating Garages

BW Bow
Changeover point not known

U Upton Park
Changeover point Boleyn

WH West Ham ( Canning Town )
Changeover point Canning Town Station

 

 

 

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2019
Date of edit   Friday, 04.05.18