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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

Docklands Settlement 1929-30


Docklands Settlement 1929-30

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Island History Trust Image Collection


Dockland Settlement No.2, East Ferry Road, Isle of Dogs, Gymnastic Team, 1929-30. Back row: - , Alf Clarke, Ron Kettle, - McCartney, Dumps Darby. Middle row: Fred Waters, Albert McGaughey, Jim McCarthy, Charlie Oliver, Jim Brinkley, George Allen. Front row: Stan Goodman, - , Fred Shekyls, Jim Edmonds, Joe Hook, - , Mr Harmsworth (instructor).