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Currently SEAS are busy digitally archiving The Sunbeam Collection and a range of ‘Walkies’. These are being added to the website on a weekly basis – so do keep returning. Whilst browsing please note that titles are not imposed upon the images – rather and as best we can – a description and keywords are allocated.

1959 (23)

Woman holding axe standing by burgled safe. November 1959

Paricipants at 1959 Viking pageant at site of replica viking ship, Pegwell Bay, Ramsgate, Kent.

Silver City airways crew standing by prop driven passenger plane at Manston Airport, Kent, 1959

SAC E.R.Parker who talked down four Belgian Hawker Hunters at RAF Manston being congratulated by Commanding Officer SQN Ldr Evans,August 1959.

Men dressed as vikings standing in front of replica viking ship at Pegwell Bay, Ramsgate, Kent. 1959 Viking pageant.

Left-Rosalyn Benson with TV actor Felix Bowness (Hi Dee Hi) and Evelyn Benson at a dance at the Rhonallea Hotel, Edgar Rd, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. 1959

Wout Steenhuis, 1959

Mayor presenting painting to Prince Christian of Denmark at viking pageant, Pegwell Bay, Ramsgate, Kent.1959.

Couple dressed as vikings for 1959 Viking pageant Pegwell Bay Ramsgate, Kent.

Doris Wood, Amy Webb and Elsie Cuthbert (all nee Cotton) at Ramsgate seafront 1959

Woman holding axe standing by burgled safe. November 1959

Left-Rosalyn Benson with TV actor Felix Bowness (Hi Dee Hi) and Evelyn Benson at a dance at the Rhonallea Hotel, Edgar Rd, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. 1959

Two men standing alongside Silver City Airways passenger aircraft at Manston Airport, Kent, 1959

Young woman dressed as viking posing on replica viking ship at Pegwell Bay, Ramsgate, Kent.

Silver City airways crew standing by prop driven passenger plane at Manston Airport, Kent, 1959

Men dressed as vikings standing in front of replica viking ship at Pegwell Bay, Ramsgate, Kent. 1959 Viking pageant.

Mayor of Ramsgate and group of men playing cricket match on the Goodwin sands.1959.

Mayor’s cricket party assembled and being filmed on the Goodwin sands. 1959.

Two men standing alongside Silver City Airways passenger aircraft at Manston Airport, Kent, 1959

Silver City airways crew standing by prop driven passenger plane at Manston Airport, Kent, 1959

FAC E.R.Parker who talked down four Belgian Hawker Hunters at RAF Manston August 1959.

Couple dressed as vikings for 1959 Viking pageant Pegwell Bay Ramsgate, Kent.

Production team with recording equipment at 1959 Viking pageant, Ramsgate, Kent.