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Carnival (184)

British commonwealth themed carnival float, Ramsgate carnival, Ramsgate, Kent.

Men in shipping themed float at Ramsgate carnival, Ramsgate, Kent.

Large headed carnival characters and small boy, Ramsgate carnival 23rd August 1958.

Group of boys dresed as astronauts on carnival float at Thanet, Kent. 1968

Miss Broadstairs carnival queen. 1962

Boys posing for photo under Margate amateur boxing club float at Margate carnival parade, assembling on Cliftonville promenade.

Two female majorettes at Ramsgate carnival parade, Kent.

Man diving into inner harbour basin at Ramsgate during the water carnival.

Man and woman on gardening themed float at Ramsgate carnival. Wescliff parade, Ramsgate, Kent.

Train robber themed entrant to carnival parade at the Oval banstand, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. 1966

Women in Welsh national dress in Ellington park, Ramsgate, Kent.

Female water skier sitting on boat at Ramsgate Harbour Kent.

Man dresed as Red Indian at Ramsgate carnival parade, Ramsgate, Kent.

Man in skeleton costume with tricycle at Ramsgate carnival, Kent.

Men dresed as cowboys with group of children at Ramsgate carnival, Harbour Parade, Ramsgate, Kent.

Speactators on carnival route.

Margate Carnival entrants with gypsy horse and cart at Westbrook, Margate, Kent. c1960

Circus clown at Ramsgate Water Carnival,Ramsgate harbour, Kent.

Cliftonville Beauty Queen on Cliftonville Association Float, at Westbrook, Margate Carnival c1960

Broadstairs carnival with parade passing the Broadway garage. Miss Broadstairs 1962 in Morris Minor.

Miss Broadstairs and contest runner up. Broadstairs carnival 1962.

Ramsgate Parks and Gardens float at Ramsgate carnival, Ramsgate, Kent.

Lilac Domino float at Ramsgate carnival.

Large headed carnival characters and small boy, Ramsgate carnival 23rd August 1958.

Star of radio and television Jon Pertwee at Ramsgate Water Carnival with two bathing beauties.