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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.

Cliftonville (159)

Men and women taking part in beach sports at Walpole Bay, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Two bathing beauties at the Lido swimming pool, Cliftonville, Kent.

Butlin’s Grand Hotel, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Promenade and sands at Newgate Gap looking towards Walpole Bay, Cliftonville, Margate c1960

Tea Room at Northdown House, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. c1950

Red Cross nurse raising flag at Red Cross house, Percy Road Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Edward Reed, Ann Reed, Annie Reed, Anne Moore (nee Reed),  Alfred Reed, Fred Moore, Frederick Moore Jnr, Lily Brooks (nee Lily Moore) and James Brooks at Walpole Bay, Cliftonville, Margate July 23rd 1936

Sunbeam Photos kiosk at Walpole Bay , Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. 1956

Putting green on clifftop at Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Staff and performers from the Golden Garter saloon at the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Evelyn Benson (left) with Steve Hazel (uncle) and Rosalyn Benson on the beach at Cliftonville, Margate, Kenrt, 1955.

Dolphinarium at Queens Hotel Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Marian and Helen Arthrell on Sunbeam donkey above Walpole Bay, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. 1965

Family on Putting Green, Palm Bay, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. c1950

Beauty Contest at the Lido Pool, Cliftonville, Margate. Kent c1950

Miss Golden Garter Girl at the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. 1966

Dolphinarium at Queens Hotel Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Colin Harvey at the sundeck Palm Bay Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. 1961

Cliftonville Football Club.

Glamour shot of bathing beauty at the seaside near the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate,Kent.

Holidaymakers queing for snacks and drinks at the Walpole Bay Sun Deck Cafe; Cliftonville; Margate c1950

Family on the beach at Cliftonville, Margate 1921.

Family on Putting Green, Palm Bay, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. c1950

Bathing beauty queen Miss Lido at the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Jean Osborne (nee Haynes) and Mark Haynes taken at Butlins, Cliftonville, 1962. Inside of ‘Our Holiday’ Sunbeam photograph booklet.