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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


Pinchin & Johnson Caledonian Wharf 1940s

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Island History Trust Image Collection


1940s (wartime). Workers at Pinchin & Johnson's factory on Caledonian Wharf, Saunders Ness Road, Isle of Dogs. Centre of picture is Rose Earl (later Egglesfield), also includes Lydia Robinson. by Mr Egglesfield