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?
Photographic copies can be obtained from Tower Hamlets Local Studies and Archives (there is a charge for this service) or a maximum of 5 digital copies can be emailed to you. If you would like to use the images for publication or display please contact us at email@example.com
McDougalls Flour Mill Millwall Dock 1960s
McDougalls's workers, c.1960: Kathy Deal (later Logan) and Dolly Charlton (later Gilbert?), who both worked in the stacking department (stacking boxes onto fork lift trucks). The girls worked in shifts 7-2 and 2-10. They wore navy overalls in the stacking department and white overalls upstairs - white turbans were obligatory. From Mrs Ezekiel