Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
11.10.61
WH91+
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5RM

STRATFORD - Plashet Road - Green Street - Upton Park - East Ham - Barking - Goodmayes Lane - LITTLE HEATH Haw Bush (Suns)
NEW ROUTE:
Mon-Sat Route 162 diverted at Barking to Mayesbrook Park - Sunday service remained but renumbered 162A

 

RM86 parked at Stratford

 


Scanned from July 1964 Red Book

Taken from 1964 map drawn by Mike Harris
busmap.co.uk

30.01.65
WH
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7RM
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STRATFORD - Plashet Road - Green Street - Upton Park - East Ham - Barking - Barking Garage - Lodge Avenue - MAYESBROOK PARK Roundhouse (Sat)
Sunday service withdrawn
Saturday service introduced and diverted at Barking to Mayesbrook Park replacing Route 162 between Upton Park and Mayesbrook Park

Taken from Alterations ( no.1 ) Booklet dated 18 November 1964

01.02.66
WH
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7RML
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STRATFORD - MAYESBROOK PARK Roundhouse (Sat)
Converted to RML operation.

31.12.66
U
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6RM
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STRATFORD - MAYESBROOK PARK Roundhouse (Sat)
Allocation moved to Upton Park (U)


07.09.68
U
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6RML
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STRATFORD - MAYESBROOK PARK Roundhouse (Sat)
Converted to RML using buses spare from Route 15

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

18.04.70
U
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4RML
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STRATFORD - BARKING GARAGE ( Saturdays )
Withdrawn between Barking Garage and Mayesbrook Park

RML2515 Barking North Street turning into London Road

Jeff Lloyd collection

 

23.10.71
Last day of operation

Operating Garage

U Upton Park
Changeover point Priory Rd

WH West Ham
Changeover point Boleyn or maybe Stratford ?