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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?

Digital copies of photographs can be obtained from Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives (there is a charge for this service please see our visitor information page for prices). If you would like to purchase images for personal use or use the images for publication or display please contact us at localhistory@towerhamlets.gov.uk

Westferry Road 1940s
© THLHLA

Westferry Road 1940s
© THLHLA

Kent 1940s
© THLHLA

Southend 1940s
© THLHLA

An Island wedding 1940s
© THLHLA

Wales 1940s
© THLHLA

St. Stephen's Church, Poplar 1945
© Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives

Southend or Margate? 1940s
© THLHLA

Broadway Boys 1940s
© THLHLA

Victoria Station 1940s
© THLHLA

Millwall Dry Dock 1940s
© THLHLA

Dockland Settlement 1940s
© THLHLA