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Digital Gallery Images

The Gallery includes images of the borough's streets and buildings and portraits of people and communities. The Digital Gallery images are displayed as thumbnails. Full size images can be viewed by clicking on a thumbnail.

How do I obtain a copy of an image?

Digital copies of photographs can be obtained from Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives (there is a charge for this service please see our visitor information page for prices). If you would like to purchase images for personal use or use the images for publication or display please contact us at localhistory@towerhamlets.gov.uk

Island children at a street party to celebrate the coronation of Queen 1950s
© THLHLA

East India Dock Road May 1937
© Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives

Brig Street
© THLHLA

Brig Street
© THLHLA

Brig Street
© THLHLA

Thermopylae Gate
© THLHLA

Douglas Place
© THLHLA

Newcastle Street (later Glengarnock Avenue)
© THLHLA

Newcastle Street 1930s
© THLHLA

Thermopylea Gate
© THLHLA

Hesperus Crescent
© THLHLA

Thermopylae Gate 1953
© THLHLA