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 email@example.com
Christ Church Manchester Road
Christ Church, Manchester Road, Isle of Dogs. Mrs Cotterell was married here in 1950. Her name was then Betty Welsh. She lived in Parsonage Street. This picture was taken just after her marriage in May 1950. She doesn't know who the lad was - “He wouldn't move!”. Donated by Mrs Cotterell (nee Welsh)