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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


Margate 1940s

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Island History Trust Image Collection


An Outing to Margate, 1940-1950s. Includes: Eileen Barry, Margery Dixon, (nee Shine), Kathleen Barry (married name McWilliams), Violet Dixon (married name McWilliams), Mrs Alice Dixon, Mrs Mary McWilliams, Alice McWilliams (married name Tillyard), Ellen McWilliams (married name Annan), Peggy Poulter (married name McWilliams). The coach driver was Robert McWilliams who also took the photograph. by Mrs Dixon