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 firstname.lastname@example.org
The Roman Catholic procession was an annual event, it went round the Island from St.Edmund’s Church in Westferry Road. Here the procession is photographed passing the Methodist Chapel in Alpha Road (later Grove). Date, probably 1910-20. Photograph loaned by Mrs Simmonds