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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 Luke's School 1925


St Luke's School 1925

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Island History Trust Image Collection


St. Luke's School, Infants Class 1, 1925. Back row, left to right; Queenie Falconbridge, Bobby Stapleton, George Gilbertson, Bobby Beechner, Ernie Greensberg, Bobby Schaffer, Billy Skidmore, - Membury, Nelly Soper. Fourth row: Lily Hawkins, Lenny Lovett, - , Minnie Yelland, - Edmonds, - , - , - , Ivy Collie, Brush Perkins, Bobby Hutton. Third row: - , - Grices, - , Phyllis French, - , - , - , - Phillips, Rennie Burgess. Second row: - , Bobby Bradley, Nora Burn, - , - Hands, Sid Smith. Front row: Muriel Hales, Laura McKenchnie, Bobby Durling, Laurie Waterman, - , George Thurgar Ernest Harnes.