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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

Newcastle Street Cubitt Town 1930s


Newcastle Street Cubitt Town 1930s

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Island History Trust Image Collection


Newcastle Street, Cubitt Town, E14. (now Glengarnock Avenue) 1936. Mrs Anne Webb and Mrs Liza Thompson. In the doorway in the background, Mrs Harrison, who kept a shop in her front rom, selling groceries by Mrs B. Boylett