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Portrait of English aviator Amy Johnson wearing her flight jacket, cap and goggles, circa Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images Best Corset, Amy Johnson, 1940s Woman, Female Pilot, Aviator Hat, Aviators Women, Great Women, Women In History, Powerful Women

Portrait of English aviator Amy Johnson wearing her flight jacket,...

Portrait of English aviator Amy Johnson wearing her flight jacket, cap and goggles, circa 1935. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

English Aviatrix Amy Johnson in her Black Hawk Moth leaving for Newcastle, 14 June Amy Johnson, Tom Mitchell, Bark At The Moon, Female Pilot, Hawk Moth, Black Hawk, Vintage Air, Battle Of Britain, Military Women

Witness. English Aviatrix Amy Johnson in her Black Hawk Moth leaving...

Witness. English Aviatrix Amy Johnson in her Black Hawk Moth leaving for Newcastle, 14 June 1930. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

The forgotten heroines who built Waterloo Bridge: Historian reveals how women were drafted to construct 'The Ladies Bridge' in WWII but never got the credit they deserved London Live, London Art, Old Circus, Waterloo Bridge, You Go Girl, Historical Images, Women In History, History Books, Historian

The forgotten heroines who built Waterloo Bridge: Historian reveals how women were drafted to construct 'The Ladies Bridge' in WWII but never got the credit they deserved

A documentary reveals London's Waterloo bridge was built by a group of women whose wartime effort has been written out of history and was not acknowledged at the bridge's grand opening in 1945.

Photo shows Miss Amy Johnson, the young Yorkshire air woman, beside. Amy Johnson, Croydon Airport, Kura, Lancaster Bomber, Female Pilot, Air Photo, Today In History, Aircraft Photos, Vintage Air

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The forgotten heroines who built Waterloo Bridge: Historian reveals how women were drafted to construct 'The Ladies Bridge' in WWII but never got the credit they deserved

A documentary reveals London's Waterloo bridge was built by a group of women whose wartime effort has been written out of history and was not acknowledged at the bridge's grand opening in 1945.

Wartime effort: It is well known that women worked on farms when the nation's men were sent to war, but the accounts of women building bridges are largely untold. Waterloo Bridge in London is one such bridge. Clothes Women, Work Clothes, Value Of Women, Daily Mail Uk, Waterloo Bridge, Building Bridges, Home Guard, The Blitz, Working Woman

The forgotten heroines who built Waterloo Bridge: Historian reveals how women were drafted to construct 'The Ladies Bridge' in WWII but never got the credit they deserved

A documentary reveals London's Waterloo bridge was built by a group of women whose wartime effort has been written out of history and was not acknowledged at the bridge's grand opening in 1945.

Brooklands, the world's first purpose-built motor racing circuit, was built by local landowner Hugh Locke King on 330 acres of farm and woodland on his estate at Weybridge in Surrey. Types Of Races, Vintage Race Car, Vintage Auto, The Great Race, Classic Race Cars, Classic Motors, Vintage Models, Places Of Interest, Fast Cars

Race track 'built by society lady'

How an Edwardian woman took on the construction of the Brooklands racing circuit.

Lettice Curtis was a pilot who ferried Spitfires to frontline squadrons and gained her helicopter licence at the age of 77 Executive Jet, Aircraft Maintenance, Helicopter Pilots, Celebrity Magazines, Private Jet, Women In History, World War Two

Lettice Curtis - obituary

Lettice Curtis was a pilot who ferried Spitfires to frontline squadrons and gained her helicopter licence at the age of 77

The forgotten heroines who built Waterloo Bridge: Historian reveals how women were drafted to construct 'The Ladies Bridge' in WWII but never got the credit they deserved Historical Women, Historical Photos, Waterloo Bridge, Boat Tours, Famous Women, Historian, World War Ii, Wwii, African

The forgotten heroines who built Waterloo Bridge: Historian reveals how women were drafted to construct 'The Ladies Bridge' in WWII but never got the credit they deserved

A documentary reveals London's Waterloo bridge was built by a group of women whose wartime effort has been written out of history and was not acknowledged at the bridge's grand opening in 1945.

Dame Ethel Locke King - How an Edwardian woman took on the construction of the Brooklands racing circuit. Surrey, Guinea Pigs, Riding Helmets, Track, Construction, The Incredibles, Racing, Circuit, History

Race track 'built by society lady'

How an Edwardian woman took on the construction of the Brooklands racing circuit.

Women in WWII ~ Women workers install fixtures to a tail fuselage section of a bomber aka the Flying Fortress at the Douglas Aircraft Company ~ Getty Images ~ BFD Ww2 Pictures, Stock Pictures, Stock Photos, Waterloo Bridge, Photo Library, Historian, World War Two, Royalty Free Photos, Wwii

The forgotten heroines who built Waterloo Bridge: Historian reveals how women were drafted to construct 'The Ladies Bridge' in WWII but never got the credit they deserved

A documentary reveals London's Waterloo bridge was built by a group of women whose wartime effort has been written out of history and was not acknowledged at the bridge's grand opening in 1945.

Workforce: Women did the work of laborers, shipping clerks and aeronautical engineers but the women behind Waterloo bridge have been forgotten Waterloo Bridge, Engineers, Grand Opening, Historian, Equality, Wwii, 1940s, Documentaries, Gender

The forgotten heroines who built Waterloo Bridge: Historian reveals how women were drafted to construct 'The Ladies Bridge' in WWII but never got the credit they deserved

A documentary reveals London's Waterloo bridge was built by a group of women whose wartime effort has been written out of history and was not acknowledged at the bridge's grand opening in 1945.