Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
11.10.61
WH
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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

This image available with Routemaster family downloadat the Bus Photos page

Scanned from July 1964 Red Book
Extracted from 1964 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
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Sunday service withdrawn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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Converted to RML operation.

31.12.66
U
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6RM
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Allocation moved to Upton Park (U)

07.09.68
U
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6RML
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Converted to RML using buses spare from Route 15

Extracted from 1970 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
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Withdrawn between Barking Garage and Mayesbrook Park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

This image available with the Routemaster family download at Bus Photos

30.10.71
Route withdrawn.

Operating Garage

U Upton Park
Changeover point Priory Rd

WH West Ham
Changeover point Boleyn or maybe Stratford ?