Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
03.10.34
A
2NS
4NS
4NS

MORDEN STATION - Mordenhall Road - St Helier Avenue - Rose Hill - Sutton Green - Sutton Station - Belmont - Banstead Cross Roads - Burgh Heath - Dorking Road - New Road -
( return via Tadworth Street ) Walton High Street - Chequers Lane - WALTON ON THE HILL Chequers Inn
Prior to this date route had been numbered 180

16.01.35
From this date until withdrawal the service was jointly operated with Route 80

29.11.39
TOOTING BROADWAY Longmead Road
- Amen Corner - Fair Green - Bishopsford Road - St Helier - Sutton Green - Sutton Station - Belmont - Banstead Cross Roads - Burgh Heath - Dorking Road - New Road - ( return via Tadworth Street ) Walton High Street - Chequers Lane - WALTON ON THE HILL Chequers Inn|
Withdrawn between St Helier and Morden which was covered by Route 164 and diverted instead via Route 88 to Tooting
This change would help to relieve Route 88 and partly compensate for loss of Green Line Route J

D221 Belmont

RTL1355

Jeff Lloyd collection

RT578

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

22.03.69
MORDEN STATION - Sutton Common Road - Sutton - Belmont - Banstead - Burgh Heath - Tadworth - WALTON ON THE HILL
Rerouted at Sutton via Sutton Common Road to Morden and converted to single deck one man operation.

Taken from 1970 map drawn by Mike Harris
busmap.co.uk

24.01.70
MORDEN STATION - Sutton Common Road - Sutton - Belmont - Banstead - Burgh Heath -Brighton Road - Shelvers Way - Ashurst Road - Cross Road - Station Approach Road -
Tadworth Street - Mere Road - Walton Street - Chequers Lane - WALTON ON THE HILL Howards Close
Rerouted between Banstead and Walton as shown.

 

RF524 Walton on the Hill

 

 

26.06.76
A
BL
BL
BL

MORDEN  -  WALTON ON THE HILL
RF type replaced by Bristol single deck.

BL1 Morden Station

busmap.co.uk

 

23.10.76
A
--
--
BL

MORDEN STN - WALTON ON THE HILL (Suns)
Mon-Sat Route withdrawn in favour of new 280A.

31.03.79
A
--
--
BL

MORDEN STN - Sutton Common Road - Sutton - Belmont - Banstead - Tattenham Corner - Merland Rise - Tadworth - WALTON ON THE HILL (Suns)
Rerouted between Belmont and Banstead via Bolters Lane - Banstead High Street - Sutton Lane and Cotswold Road and between Banstead and Tadworth via Merland Rise - Tattenham Corner Station - Great Tattenhams and Tattenham Way to compensate for the 164A withdrawal.

04.11.79
A
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--
DMS

MORDEN  -  WALTON ON THE HILL
Single Deck BL type replaced by DMS.

24.04.82
Route withdrawn.

Operating Garage

A Sutton
Changeover point at garage or Sutton Green (pre March 1969)