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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

Cahir Street 1945-46


Cahir Street 1945-46

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Island History Trust Image Collection


A Peace Party in Cahir Street, Isle of Dogs, in 1945 or 1946. Includes: Mrs Emmie Edmonds, Nora Brinkley, Emmie or Edie Milan, Mrs Hedgecock, Joan Studd, Renee Studd, Nora Milan, Mrs Milan, Mrs Brinkley, Mrs Vicat, Jean Philpot, Mrs Parker; Among the children are: Jean Pye, Kathleen, Eileen and David Campbell, Jim Studd Ken Philpot, Billy Parker, Carol Hedgecock. The corner house, No. 54, is where Frank and Becky Campbell lived for many years. by Mr Studd