Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
14.05.52
BK
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12RTL

LITTLE HEATH Haw Bush - Barley Lane - Goodmayes Lane - Goodmayes Road - Longbridge Road - Barking - Ripple Road - Lodge Avenue - Woodward Road - Gale Street - Porters Avenue - Valence Avenue - Station Road - Chadwell Heath - Romford Road - Whalebone Lane - Romford Road - CHIGWELL ROW Maypole Inn (Summer Suns)
NEW SUMMER SUNDAY ONLY ROUTE - during the winter months Route 62 was reinstated

Introduced
Last day of operation
14.05.52
19.10.52
06.05.53
04.10.53
19.05.54
03.10.54
04.05.55
09.10.55
02.05.56
14.10.56
01.05.57
13.10.57
30.04.58
See below

 

RTL298 Ripple Road Barking - northbound at Blakes Corner.

 



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


Taken from 1952 map drawn by Mike Harris
busmap.co.uk

26.11.58
AP
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4RT
 
BK
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6RT

LITTLE HEATH Haw Bush - - CHIGWELL ROW Maypole Inn ( Suns)
Introduced on winter Sundays and Seven Kings allocation introduced - replacing Route 62 which was withdrawn on Sundays.
RTL type replaced by RT.

03.02.60
AP
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3RT
 
BK
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5RT

BARKING London Road -  CHIGWELL ROW Maypole Inn ( Suns)
Withdrawn between Barking and Little Heath - replaced by Route 162.

23.01.66
BK
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6RT

Seven Kings (AP) allocation withdrawn.

07.09.68
Withdrawn - replaced by re-introduced Route 62 on Sundays.

Operating Garages

AP Seven Kings
Changeover point Chadwell Heath ?

BK Barking
Changeover point outside garage