From ACT Bus Fleetwiki
|Removed from Service||30 November 1978|
|Desto Equipment||Roller Blind|
|Body||Pressed Metal Corporation Sydney|
|Body Date||Feb 1974|
|Gallery Album||Bus 227|
Bus 227 was an Bedford SB5
- This bus was a stock unit purchased from Sydney Dealer Suttons Motors Pty Ltd at the time of the 1974 vehicle shortage.
- It was first registered on 15 March 1974.
- Unlike all other 1974 vehicle shortage buses, Bus 227 remained in service until 1978.
- Following disposal from the Canberra bus fleet it was transferred to the Department of the Capital Territory Special Duty Fleet and used as spare bus, re-registered as ZIE 404.