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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)

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

Men cleaning Broadstairs war memorial, Broadstairs High street, Broadstairs, Kent.

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

Broadstairs beauty queen and entourage on float at Pierremont Hall, Broadstairs, Kent.

Members of Thanet Scooter club outside the Odeon Cinema at Ramsgate, Kent, 1962.

Broadstairs beauty queen and entourage on float at Pierremont Hall, Broadstairs, Kent.

Wreck of French trawler, ‘Jean, Pierre et Philippe’ which ran aground in Viking Bay Broadstairs in November 1962 (efforts to refloat her failed and she was broken up in Nov 1963)

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

Three young riders with prizes at Broadstairs Gymkahna, Broadstairs, Kent.

Fancy dress carnival parade at Ramsgate carnival, Ramsgate, Kent.

Men dressed as victorians with boneshakers at Broadstairs carnival. Broadstairs, Kent.

Young girls dressed at Native American Indians. Broadstairs Carnival. Broadstairs, Kent.

Interior of public bar at the Westcliff Tavern Ramsgate,  Kent. 1962.

Dickens Week parade along Broadstairs,promenade. Broadstairs, Kent.

Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent ,during the Water gala event.

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

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

Three young riders with prizes at Broadstairs Gymkahna, Broadstairs, Kent.

Broadstairs beauty queen and entourage on float at Pierremont Hall, Broadstairs, Kent.

Wreck of French trawler, ‘Jean, Pierre et Philippe’ which ran aground in Viking Bay Broadstairs in November 1962 (efforts to refloat her failed and she was broken up in Nov 1963)

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

Actress and film star Hattie Jaques visiting cake stall at fete, Thanet, Kent. 1962

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

Group of young women at theatre bar, Thanet, Kent. 1962

Building of the sea defences at between Viking bay and Louisa bay Broadstairs, Kent.