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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.

Animals (83)

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

Cynthia Towler on pony at Palm bay, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. 1947.

Sheep shearing at farm in Thanet, Kent.

Group of adults and children with horse and carriage outside Merrie England funfair at Ramsgate, Kent.

Ploughing match at Shottendane near Margate, Kent.

Eric Baker and Sheila Baker sitting on a pony. Thought to be taken near Margate sundeck.

Three winners and their horses at gymkana and horse show.Ramsgate, Kent.

Cat outside fishmongers at Ramsgate, Kent.1965

Chipperfield’s circus at the Royal Sea Bathing Hospital, Margate, Kent.

Dolphinarium at Queens Hotel Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Show jumping at Broadstairs and St.Peter’s Gymkana at St.Peter’s Memorial recreation ground, Broadstairs, Kent.

Children in the street in Ramsgate, Kent 1960s

Child on Pony, Birchington Carnival 1960

Ploughing match at Shottendane near Margate, Kent.

Loading cattle boat at Richborough port near Ramsgate, Kent.

Cynthia Wall with dog. At Margate, June 1937.

Children behind bar at pub with seabird, Thanet, Kent. 1963

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

Ploughing match at Shottendane near Margate, Kent.

Chipperfield’s circus at the Royal Sea Bathing Hospital, Margate, Kent.

Man showing toy chimp to live chimpazee in cage at Merrie England Zoo (Pleasurama) Ramsgate, Kent.

Woman in armour dressed as Joan of Arc on a horse in Westbrook Avenue, Margate Carnival c1960

Ploughing match at Shottendane near Margate, Kent.

Prize bull and farmer at Sandwich cattle market.

Children in pram with poodle at Thanet, Kent.