London Transport: RT4037 (LUC196) from Riverside Garage at Hampton Court Station on Route 72
This bus ended up on the Chiswick Works skid patch, and in August 1979 I had the experience of riding thereon. I have a photo but I totally screwed up the exposure so I'm reluctant to post it.
RTs on the 11
On Sunday 2nd November 2014 at least 22 RTs ran a frequent service on route 11 between Aldwych and Chelsea, Worlds End, with rather less frequent projections to Hammersmith and Liverpool Street. The excuse was the 75th anniversary of the RT and was the final event of TfL's 'Year of the Bus'. As the District Line wasn't running that day the extra buses were carrying plenty of 'normal' passengers in addition to the expected enthusiasts. RT1, the original of 1939, pulls round to the pick up…