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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.

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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


St. Cuthbert's Church, Westferry Road 1930s

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Island History Trust Image Collection


St. Cuthbert's Church, Westferry Road, Isle of Dogs about 1938. Father Jarman, priest in charge, and Cyril Vernon. St. Cuthbert's Church, buit about 1897 as a chapel of ease for Christ Church, stood on the corner of Cahir Street and Westferry Road (now the site of the school playground). It was destroyed by a bomb in September 1940. by Mrs King