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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)

Capsized sailing club dinghy being towed back to Broadstairs Harbour, Broadstairs, Kent.

Mayoress of Broadstairs emptying charity penny bottle.

Labour party leader Hugh Gaitskell and wife on a visit to Broadstairs, Kent.

Michael and Michaela Mays at Broadstairs promenade. 1968.

Broadstairs residents dressed as Victorian/Dickensian characters out and about in the town 1972. Broadstairs, Kent.

Broadstairs Dickens’ Week characters and stagecoach at Pierremont Hall, Broadstairs, Kent. 1962.

View of Callis Court Road looking towards Reading Street, Broadstairs, Kent.

Miss St.Peter’s 1967. Broadstairs, Kent.

St.Peter’s Church churchyard taken from church tower looking towards Margate. Broadstairs, Kent.

Irene and Audrey Twine on holiday at Broadstairs 1936

Percy and Irene Hicks on Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

People on beach at Botany Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

David Dagley, Sunbeam Photographer. Taken on Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

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

The Boathouse and Old Lookout at Broadstairs Harbour Jetty. Broadstairs, Kent.

Punch and Judy Man Peter Butchard with Dickens Week characters in the Royal Albion Hotel gardens, Broadstairs, Kent 1965.

Secondary school girls diplaying dressmaking skills in class with teacher at the Charles Dickens School, Broadstairs, Kent.

Girl in fancy dress competition at Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs. Over exposed plate.

Dorothy Bestwick and Brian Bestwick with Sunbeam donkey on Broadstairs promenade 1954

Two women in bathing costumes standing on cilff top.

Young man dressed as American native indian at Broadstairs carnival 1962

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

Publicity still of Kingsgate Castle at night.

Julia Dagley with stuffed Sunbeam dog, taken on the promenade Broadstairs,Kent.

Secondary school girls diplaying dressmaking skills in class with teacher at the Charles Dickens School, Broadstairs, Kent.