Territory Stories

Mrs Bonney

Details:

Title

Mrs Bonney

Photo number

PH0708/0324

Collection

Charles Micet Collection; PictureNT; PictureNT

Date

1933-04-15

Description

Mrs. H. "Lores" Bonney, D H Moth. Shows Mrs. Bonney on wing of plane. The aircraft is a DH60 gipsy moth VH-UPV "my little ship" departed Darwin 15 April 1933 arrived Croydon UK 21 June 1933. First woman to fly solo between Australia and England awarded MBE. Maude Rose Rubens was born in South Africa on 20 November 1897. She later married Harry Bonney and became known as 'Lores' Bonney. Bert Hinkler was Mrs Bonney's cousin. Mrs Bonney was a friend of Charles Kingsford Smith.

Notes

Date:1933-04

Language

English

Digital format

4296 x 6000 pixels : 24bpp ; 73.7Mb

Format

1 photograph : sepia ; 6.0 x 10.5 cm.

File type

image/tiff

Use

No known copyright

Copyright owner

Library & Archives NT

License

https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/pdm

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/66878

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/66878

Related items

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/786585


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