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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)

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

Woman feeding bear at petting zoo at Thanet, Kent. 1962

Car enthusiast in vintage car at the High Street/Vere Road garage, Broadstairs, Kent, 1962. Now currently the site of Broadstairs Co-op supermarket.

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

Miss Broadstairs and entourage.1962

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

Ann and Ada Wood on holiday from Plymouth at Ramsgate, Kent. 1962

Girls Brigade band playing at the Broadway, Broadstairs, Kent. 1962

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

Miss Broadstairs and contest runner up. Broadstairs carnival 1962.

Broadstairs carnival queen on float at Broadstairs carnival 1962.

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

Man and young girl dressed at Dickensian characters in Broadstairs High Street. Broadstairs, Kent.

Parade of cadet band down the High Street from the Broadway during Broadstairs carnival. Broadstairs, Kent.

Boat and swimmers at Broadstairs water gala in Viking bay.

Construction work at Broadstairs, Kent.

Horse and cart in Broadstairs High street, Broadstairs, Kent.

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

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

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

Yarrow childrens home , Ramsgate Road, Broadstairs, Kent. Later to become Thanet College.

Train pulling into station at Minster-in-Thanet, Kent.

Boat and swimmers at Broadstairs water gala in Viking bay.

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

Construction work at Broadstairs, Kent.