Sites of Interest & Acknowledgments

This page features links to sites of special interest and to individuals that have played a significant role in the development of We extend our thanks for the sharing of information and availability of material in the alphabetical listing below.


London's official Web site conducted by the London Tourist Board and Convention Bureau (LTB). The site is a comprehensive source of information about events, activities and projects in London.



A mixture of histories and descriptions of the Tower Hamlets area as it was in the past. With contents taken from the Tower Hamlets' Local History Library and Archives, the  excellent site has been put together by Philip Mernick whose assistance with photographic material is gratefully acknowledged.


Copartnership Herald

House journal of the Commercial Gas Company in which many of the East London photographs featured on this site were first published.


 Peter Sharp

For providing and giving permission to reproduce details of the descendants of his great-grandmother Eliza Lockwood


 Lesley Taylor Henderson

For providing information and photograph of  Esther Lockwood


 Lockwood One Name Study

Site Written, Designed and Compiled by Peter Lockwood to provide a comprehensive database of historical and genealogical records for the surname Lockwood. The Study aims to include details of  anything using the Lockwood name - towns, geographical features, companies, ships, etc -  and is registered with the Guild of One Name Studies

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