Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
12.10.55
WG
14RTL
14RTL
--
New Mon-Sat route

VICTORIA STATION - Westminster - Trafalgar Square - Charing Cross Road - Tottenham Court Road - Camden Town - Holloway - Finsbury Park - Manor House - Green Lanes - Turnpike Lane Stn - Wood Green - Palmers Green - Southgate - OAKWOOD STATION (Mon-Sat)

17.10.56
WG
5RTL
6RTL
--

TURNPIKE LANE STATION - OAKWOOD STATION (Mon-Sat)
Withdrawn between Turnpike Lane Stn and Victoria.

RTL1270 seen at Southgate ?

Part of Jeff Lloyd collection
Photographer unknown

30.04.58
WG
5RTL
6RTL
--

Scanned from April 1958 Red Book - the complete book is available from the Sales List

Extracted from 1958 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

11.05.60
WG
4RTL
6RTL
--

Taken from 11.05.60 allocation book

03.01.62
AD
4RT
6RT
--

West Green garage closes - allocation transferred to Palmers Green (AD) - RTL replaced by RT

RT3176 Turnpike Lane Bus Station

This image available with the
Nostalgia download


27.02.63
AD
--
4RT
--
 
WN
5RT
--
--

OAKWOOD STATION - TURNPIKE LANE STATION (Mon-Sat) - VICTORIA STATION (One Mon-Fri am journey)
Mon-Fri AD allocation transferred to Wood Green (WN)

31.12.66
AD
5RT
--
--

OAKWOOD STATION - TURNPIKE LANE STATION (Mon-Fri) - VICTORIA STATION (One Mon-Fri am journey)
Saturday Route withdrawn - Southgate to Oakwood section replaced by new Route 125A.
Wood Green (WN) allocation withdrawn

07.09.68
Route renumbered 298A

Operating Garages

AD Palmers Green
Changeover point outside garage.

WN Wood Green
Changeover point outside garage

WG West Green
Changeover point Turnpike Lane Station