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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

Dockland boys 1947


Dockland boys 1947

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Island History Trust Image Collection


Dockland boys 1947. In the photograph: Alan Bradbury, Dave McDonald, Godfrey Baker, Peter Rouse, Alan Olding, Ron Ross, Ron Ray, Brian Smith, Jim Batchelor, John Osbourne, Albert Blackall, Ted Blackall, Roy McAlpine, Ron Franklin, Ken Pettman, John Coates, and Ron Pettman. by R. Ross