Digital Gallery Images
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
Alexander Thomas Thomson 1920s
Alexander Thomas Thomson (b.1919), and Kenneth Thomson (b.1921), of Macquarie Way, Isle of Dogs. Alex became an engineer pattern maker and Ken, a boiler maker, both working in local firms. Their father was a boiler maker at Green Siley Weir. Alex became an engineer pattern maker, and Ken, a boiler-maker at Frazers, both of them working for local firms. Alex later worked in the Graving Dock, started up on his own after 2nd World War, then took on a pub.