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
Manchester Road 1960s
Maggie Stewart (nee Gleeson) with Mrs Free, outside the family shop at No. 2A Manchester Road, Isle of Dogs, (next door to the old Police Station), now the site of George Green's School, in the 1960s. The shop later moved to one of the units in Manchester Road opposite Christ Church.