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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?

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


Dunbar House Tiller Road 1950s

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Island History Trust Image Collection


This (it is thought) is a photograph of the party held at Dunbar House to celebrate the Festival of Britain; the party was organised by Mrs Davie and Mrs Wickfield, Includes: Johnny Learmouth, Mrs Bailey, Mrs Johnson, Danny Hewer, Peter Harris, Mrs Lil Davie, Jean Davie with baby Christine Wickfield, Stanley Bridge, David Thompson, Jeanne Matthews and Roy Williams. by J. Lakey