Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
18.07.92
RA
9GLS
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--
New Service

WATERLOO Colonnade - Waterloo Bridge - Aldwych - Kingsway - Holborn - Holborn Circus - St Paul's Station - New Change - Cannon Street - LONDON BRIDGE STATION (Mon-Fri peaks)
NEW RED ARROW ROUTE replaces London Bridge to St Pauls section of Route 513 which was withdrawn and the Waterloo to St Pauls shorts on the 501

GLS500 Aldwych Station

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15.04.96
RA
10GLS
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--

WATERLOO - Waterloo Bridge -  Kingsway Tunnel ( northbound )  -  Aldwych - Kingsway - Holborn - Holborn Circus - St Paul's Station - New Change - Cannon Street - LONDON BRIDGE STATION (Mon-Fri peaks)
Diverted northbound via Kingsway Tunnel instead of Aldwych

05.06.02
RA
19MAL
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--

WATERLOO - t - LONDON BRIDGE STATION (Mon-Fr except evenings)
New contract with Mercedes bendy buses.
Introduced between peaks

 

MAL20 Waterloo Bridge

 


02.04.07
RA
19MAL
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--

WATERLOO - Waterloo Bridge - Aldwych - Kingsway - Holborn - Holborn Circus - St Paul's Station - New Change - Cannon Street - LONDON BRIDGE STATION (Mon-Fri )
Evening service introduced

01.09.09
RA1+
25MEC
--
--
 
MW201+
6MEC
--
--
New contract with conventional single deckers - artics withdrawn

WATERLOO  -  LONDON BRIDGE ( Mon-Sat )
Mon-Fri Mandela Way (MW) allocation added

 

MEC30 Go-Ahead livery

 


27.08.16
RA1+
25MEC
--
--
 
MW201+
6MEC
--
--

WATERLOO - LONDON BRIDGE STATION (Mon-Fri )
Contract renewal

Taken from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
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29.07.17
RA1+
25SEe
--
--
 
Q201+
6SEe
--
--

WATERLOO - LONDON BRIDGE STATION (Mon-Fri )
Mandela Way (MW) allocation moved to Camberwell  (Q )

SEe18

SE18SEe seen at London Bridge Station

© Peter Horrex


28.08.21
RA1+
15SEe
--
--

WATERLOO - LONDON BRIDGE STATION (Mon-Fri )
Contract renewal
Camberwell  (Q ) allocation withdrawn

Operating Garages

RA Waterloo
Crew Changeover point at Waterloo

MW Mandela Way
Crew Changeover point at Waterloo

Q Camberwell
Crew Changeover point at Waterloo

 

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2022
Date of edit   Saturday, 16.10.21