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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.

Children (273)

Child on Pony, Birchington Carnival 1960

Girls in bathing costume contest at Victoria gardens, Broadstairs, Kent.

Children and adults at bonfire night celebrations, Ramsgate, Kent.

Jill Griffin (maiden name Spurgeon) sitting with Sunbeam teddy bear, taken on slope from Louisa Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

Young boy taking part in best bathing costume competition at Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs, Kent. First prize winner, Broadstairs Water Gala.

Newspaper cutting of pupils from Newington Primary School, Newington, Ramsgate, Kent. 1961 (Photo by Sunbeam)

View from upper window of Ramsgate High Street across to Bowketts bakers on the corner of Meeting St. Ramsgate Kent.

Publicity shoot for play at the Memorial theatre. Location the Broadway with the old Broadstairs fire station in background, Broadstairs, Kent.

Elsie Cant, Robert Cant, Miriam Cant, and Rosemary Cant walking along Deal High Street, Kent.

Two girls in Water Gala fancy dress competition at Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs, Kent.

Man dressed as Father Christmas meeting women and children inside the Co-op store,Ramsgate, kent.

Children in fancy dress standing on trailer at Ash flower show, Ash village, Kent. 1954

Boys dressed as pirates at carnival parade, Ramsgate, Kent.

Winners of fancy dress contest at St.Lawrence church fete, Ramsgate, Kent.

Children in fancy dress standing on trailer at Ash flower show, Ash village, Kent 1954

Children in fancy dress at Ash village fair, Ash Village, Kent.

Eric John Edwards sitting on (possibly) Margate beach.

1964 May Day queen and princesses at the Square, Birchington-on-Sea, Kent.

Group of adults and children on Spanish Fiesta themed float at Ramsgate carnival.

Dilys Cook at Quetta Road 1951

Left; Joy Rose with Terri Rose 1956. Right Terri Rose with sister Alexis. Wentworth Drive, Newington, Ramsgate, Kent.

School children from Conyngham School about to go on an outing, Ramsgate, Kent. 1964

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

Margate hoteliers association dog show at Margate, Kent.

Children in fancy dress ready for Ramsgate carnival parade at Westcliff parade, Ramsgate, Kent.