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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

Outing from ‘The Robbie Burns’ 1950


Outing from ‘The Robbie Burns’ 1950

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Island History Trust Image Collection


Outing from ‘The Robbie Burns’ about 1950. In front on right: Mrs Eva Lilian Roberts nee Smith (1903-1985) of 27 Hesperus Crescent and previously 18 Newcastle Street. Also In the photograph are: Meg Morgan, Mrs Dixon, Lil Broom, Doll Anderson, one of the Batchelors, Nellie Tingie, Doll Edgeson, Lil Brazier, Rosie Garland, May Garland, Mrs Anderson, - Price, Chrissie - , Iris Tingey, Renee Commons, Carrie Garland, Lillie Garland, Mrs Hunt, Mrs Sale and John Hill.