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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.

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

Broadway Boys 1940s


Broadway Boys 1940s

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Island History Trust Image Collection


Broadway Boys, a Millwall Sunday morning team, late 1940s. Back row, third from left: Billy Masters; fourth Athur Tyler. Front Jimmy Hunter. The name ‘Broadway' came from the Broadway Works, once used by George Clarke's, now Tate & Lyle. From Ken Hunter