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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


Christ Church Manchester Road

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Island History Trust Image Collection


The Wedding of Lily Jones and George Riches at Christ Church, Isle of Dogs, June 1948. Includes: John Riches, David Riches, George Baines, Bob Rose,(holding his son David), Albert Johnson, Maud Reeves, Arthur Jones, Myra Jones, Cyril Pope Snr., Len Pope Jessie Jones, Bill Jones Jnr., John Pope, Bobbie Rose, Bill Baggins, Lily Baggins, Kate Rose, Bill Jones Snr., Ann Pope, Francis Jones, Ernie Jones (holding his son Colin), Nan Ravern, Mr and Mrs Riches, Kathy Buchanan, George Riches, Lily Riches, Minnie Jones, Ann Pope Jnr., Irene Rose, Eileen Jones and Iris Jones. Donated by Bessie Boylett