Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
The photograph shows an aeroplane used to photograph the damage to the Hawke's Bay area from the air, after the 3 February 1931 earthquake. There are unidentified people standing in front of the plane.
The aircraft is a DH80A Puss Moth ZK-ABG, of Rotorua Airways Ltd, which operated from November 1930, and departed to the South Island in November 1934.

Photographer, Cyril Walter Lambourne.
Date, post 3 February 1931.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph.
Height x Width: 167 x 216mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 12002
Credit line
gifted by A F Tucker
Other number(s)
m2003/9/46, 12002, 71343

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