Route History


27.01.65
J
15RT
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TURNPIKE LANE STN - Manor House - Finsbury Park - Holloway - Caledonian Road - Kings Cross - Grays Inn Road - Holborn Circus - Blackfriars - Stamford Street - Waterloo - Albert Embankment - Vauxhall - CLAPHAM JUNCTION (Mon-Fri)
This was the northern section of Route 168 renumbered and diverted via Waterloo.

Taken from Alterations ( no.1 ) Booklet dated 18 November 1964
07.09.68
J
11RT
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FINSBURY PARK STN - CLAPHAM JUNCTION (Mon-Fri)
Withdrawn between Finsbury Park & Turnpike Lane Stn.

30.11.68
J
11RT
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Diverted between Kings Cross and Ludgate Circus via Farringdon Road instead of Grays Inn Road.

Extracted from 1970 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
04.09.71
HT
11RT
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Holloway (J) garage closes and allocation transferred to Holloway (HT).

 

RT652 Finsbury Park

 

26.01.75
HT211+
11DM
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RT type replaced by Fleetline Crew type.

 

31.03.79
HT211+
11DM
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HORNSEY RISE - Holloway - Caledonian Road - Kings Cross - Farringdon Road - Holborn Circus - Blackfriars - Stamford Street - Waterloo - Albert Embankment - Vauxhall - CLAPHAM JUNCTION (Mon-Fri)
Diverted at Holloway via Hornsey Road to HORNSEY RISE.


25.04.81
HT211+
9DMS
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Converted to One Person Operation
HORNSEY RISE - WATERLOO (Mon-Fri) - VAUXHALL (Mon-Fri peaks)
Withdrawn betweeen Vauxhall and Clapham Junction and further withdrawn outside peaks between Waterloo and Vauxhall.

RM247 seen here at Hornsey Rise on the last day of operation

© John Parkin

04.09.82
Route withdrawn
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Operating Garages

J Holloway
Changeover point Nags Head

HT Holloway
Changeover point Nags Head 1971 - 1979 then Hornsey Rise stand