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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


Island Football Team 1934

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Island History Trust Image Collection


Island Football Team, 1934, believed to be an evening institute or club team, because the players did not all attend the same school. Back row: Bill Woods, Chick Byron, Joe Baldry, Bill Goldup, Bill Evans, B. Justice and Mr Hill. Middle row: George Crowly, Fred Pinder, Billy Porter and Harold Pilkington. Front row: B. Dodkin and G. Inkpen. by Mrs A. Inkpen