Twitter logo Facebook logo Flickr logo

Tel: 0333 370 4700

Enrol: 0207 364 5665

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


McDougalls Millwall 1916

Image Number:





Island History Trust Image Collection


1916 McDougalls Flour Mill Millwall Dock, Isle of Dogs. A visit by George V, and Queen Mary and the Prince of Wales. First girl on the left: Bessie Page (later Green), aged 16; Fifth from left: Ruby Booker (Greenwich); to the left of the Prince of Wales is Jimmy Cowe, the foreman; on the right of the Prince is Charles McDougall.