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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)

Grace Hadfield and Robert Cull, taken above Viking Bay, Broadstairs,1948.

Children in fancy dress on carnival float at Broadstairs carnival, Broadstairs, Kent.

People in victorian dress outside Dickens House. Dickens Week, Broadstairs, Kent. 1960.

Charles Dickens school children going on an outing by East Kent Bus. Broadstairs, Kent.

Children on donkeys at Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

Bloodhound missile at Army careers exhibition, Pierremont, Broadstairs High Street ,Kent. 1969

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

Young boys taking part in bathing costume competition at Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs, Kent. Broadstairs Water gala.

Louie Stafford, Marian Stafford and Eddie Stafford in the sea at Viking bay Broadstairs, Kent.

View from sands at Louisa Bay Broadstairs with clocktower in background.

Sailing dinghys at sea off coast at Broadstairs, Kent.

Girls on carnival float ‘gypsy camp’ at Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs, Kent.

Young boys taking part in bathing costume competition at Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs, Kent. Broadstairs Water gala.

Clinker built sailing yacht at sea off Broadstairs, Kent.

Amateur dramatics at the Bohemia theatre and dance hall, Broadstairs High st, Broadstairs.

Irene Twine aged 3, at main stairs to Viking Bay Broadstairs, Kent.

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

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

Woman in summer dress on beach at Botany Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

The Jetty at Broadstairs undergoing repairs, Broadstairs, Kent. 1970s

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

Woman in summer dress on beach at Botany Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

Harvest time at farm near North Foreland lighthouse, Broadstairs, Kent. 1967

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

Mr.Moss (grandfather) escorting brides Joyce Butler and Phyllis Butler (sisters) into St. Peter’s Church near Broadstairs, September 1946.