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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

Glengall Road School


Glengall Road School

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Island History Trust Image Collection


Glengall Road Secondary School, football team 1951-52 Standing: Mr Cole, Arthur Stevens, Vic Osborne, David Welham, Bill Thyeson and Mr Bone (the Headmaster) Seated: Joe Welham, Ken Cox, John Green, Alan Parker, George Grant. In front: Alan Seabourne; Jimmy Devlin. Donated by Mr Thyeson