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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.

Broadstairs (530)

Clinker built sailing yacht at sea off Broadstairs, Kent.

Cars parked along North Foreland Hill going down towards Joss Bay car park with channel steamer at sea. Broadstairs, Kent. 1964

Doll Davey with Phil Mays at Broadstairs, Kent. 1972.

Car on Broadstairs Harbour jetty car park below Bleak House. Broadstairs, Kent. 1955.

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

Val Spain and cousin with bucke and spade walking down slope towards Louisa Bay , Braodstairs, Kent. 1937.

Postcard still of Kingsgate Castle at night, Broadstairs, Kent.

Broadstairs council chairwoman meeting elderly citizens at the Garden on the sands, Broadstairs, Kent.

Win Spurgeon and Cecil Spurgeon (Spur) walking with Jill Griffin (maiden name Spurgeon) in the pram. Taken at Broadstairs.

Broadstairs residents dressed as Victorian/Dickensian characters out and about in the town 1969. Broadstairs, Kent.

Pillow fighting contest at Viking Bay during Water gala, Broadstairs, Kent. 1967.

Broadstairs publicity van with mayoress at Pierremont Hall, Broadstairs.

Jean Lynda Woollard (maiden name Thirkettle)  sitting on Sunbeam donkey on Broadstairs promenade.

Cynthia Towler and Margaret Worsfold. Broadstairs, Kent, 1955.

Postcard still of Kingsgate Castle taken from the air. Broadstairs, Kent.

Broadstairs residents dressed as Victorian/Dickensian characters out and about in the town 1967. Broadstairs, Kent.

Young boys excercising on green along the Westcliff promenade, Broadstairs, Kent.

Battle of the Millers and Sweeps at the Broadstairs Water Gala at Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent 1965.

Cecil Spurgeon (Spur), Win Spurgeon and Jill Griffin (maiden name Spurgeon) sitting on Sunbeam donkey. Taken at Broadstairs, Kent.

Lily Gifford and Gladys Gifford walking, taken by the Royal Albion Hotel, Broadstairs.

Kingsgate Bay Road running past along Kingsgate Bay leading to the Captain Digby, Kingsgate, Broadstairs, Kent.

Robert Cull and Grace Hadfield with Sunbeam donkey. Taken at Broadstairs seafront.

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

Pony rides on cliff top above Louisa Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

Jean Lynda Woollard (maiden name Thirkettle) with Sunbeam Donald Duck. Taken at Broadstairs, by The Royal Albion Hotel, 1954.