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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

St. Huberts 1953


St. Huberts 1953

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Island History Trust Image Collection


Coronation Party 1953 at the back of St. Huberts. In this photograph are: Susan Wright, - , Bennett, Michael Marney, John Marney, Judy Marney, Valerie Parsons, Tony Parsons, Jackson sisters, Brian - , John Inkpen, John Clarke, William - , Annie Flood, John - , Fred Dawler, Alan Harvey,, Jennifer Arrowsmith, Stanley Hill, Alan Hatt, Betty Vincent, George Vincent, Jean Lonnigan, - Hunter, Geofrey and - Eaton, Horace Deaks, Muldoon twins, Leonard Goss, David Aspinall, Lizzie Perkins, Jeannie Goss, Connie Lipscombe, Michael Dickson, Tommy Arrowsmith, Doris - , Shirley Wright, George Balkwell, and his cousin. This used to be a nice shed open in the front, where children could all play. The timber was from Lenantons and made a stage, on which they had a concert. by Mrs Goss