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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.

1962 (65)

Girls in fancy dress on carnival float at Ramsgate carnival. Ramsgate Kent.

Yarrow childrens home sign , Ramsgate road, Broadstairs, Kent.

Couple performing a balancing task in field at Thanet Kent. 1962

Group of friends preparing for road trip with Dormobile outside the Camden Arms, Ramsgate, Kent. 1962

Miss Eastcliff Bandstand 1962 with members of pop group at Ramsgate, Kent.

Men and women dressed as Dickensian characters on Broadstairs seafont promenade during Dickens week. Broadstairs, Kent.

Boats in Broadstairs harbour, Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

Building the sea defences at Broadstairs, Kent. 1962. From Louisa bay to Viking bay.

Young man dressed as American native indian at Broadstairs carnival 1962

Women dressed at Dickensian characters at the Pavillion garden. Broadstairs, Kent.

Young man dressed as American native indian at Broadstairs carnival 1962

Yarrow childrens home sign , Ramsgate road, Broadstairs, Kent.

Demolition and road widening scheme at Kings Street, Ramsgate, Kent. 1962

Dickens week parade down Harbour Street underneath York gate, Broadstairs, Kent.

Broadstairs carnival queen on float at Broadstairs carnival 1962.

Broadstairs Dicken’s Week characters at Pierremont Hall, Broadstairs, Kent. 1962.

Miss Broadstairs and contest runner up. Broadstairs carnival 1962.

Building the sea defences at Broadstairs, Kent. 1962. From Louisa bay to Viking bay.

Mark Haynes sitting on Sunbeam duck, taken at Butlins, Cliftonville, 1962. Inside of ‘Our Holiday’ Sunbeam photograph booklet.

Young rider being presented with prize cup at Broadstairs Gymkahna, Broadstairs, Kent.

Girls brigade float at Broadstairs carnival, Broadstairs, Kent.

Dickens week parade down Harbour Street underneath York gate, Broadstairs, Kent.

Yarrow childrens home sign , Ramsgate road, Broadstairs, Kent.

Women dressed at Dickensian characters at the Pavillion garden. Broadstairs, Kent.

Winner of Miss Teen 1962 with pop idol Jess Conrad at Thanet, Kent. 1962.