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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

Mrs Charlotte Green 1900s


Mrs Charlotte Green 1900s

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Island History Trust Image Collection


Mrs Charlotte Green (1885-1958), photographed about 1908. Mrs Green lived in East Ferry Road, E14, most of her life. She married a merchant seaman who was later a bridge keeper (at the old iron bridge where the ‘Blue Boar’ is now). She brought up three boys out of (probably) eight children. by Mrs M. Stephens