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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)

Doris Manning and Win Spurgeon walking along Cliftonville seafront.

From left Jean Vincett, mother Gertrude, and brother Clifford circa 1935 Cliftonville,Margate, Kent.

Miss Lido beauty queen with the 2nd and 3rd place runners up sitting on a wall at the Lido pool, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Helen Arthrell at Walpole Bay tidal pool, Cliftonville, Margate. 1960s

Beauty Contest parade at the Lido Pool, Cliftonville; Margate, Kent c1950

The Lido, Cliftonville, Margate looking West towards the Jetty early 1950s.

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

Entrants to the Miss Lido beauty contest at the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Holidaymakers queing for drinks at a Sun Deck Cafe; Cliftonville; Margate c1950

Bathing beauties with entertainer and comedian Roy Castle at the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

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

Performers at on stage at the Golden Garter Saloon, Lido, Cliftonville c1960. Margate, Kent.

Ann Moore, Fred Moore and Annie Moore, taken on promenade at Cliftonville, 1947.

Archbishop of Canterbury The Right Honourable and Most Reverend Michael Arthur Ramsey (1904-1988) visiting St.Paul’s Church, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

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

Portrait of teenager at Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. 1968

Beauty Queen Miss Lido at the Lido Cliftonville Margate, Kent.

Ann Moore, Fred Moore and Annie Moore, taken on promenade at Cliftonville, 1947.

Northdown Park Cafe, Cliftonville, Margate c1950

Cliftonville Football Club.

Holidaymakers queing for ices at the Bungalow Cafe, Cliftonville, Margate c1950

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

‘Sherrif’ Danny Arnold from the Golden Garter Saloon at the Lido and young girl dressed as a Native American, at the Oval bandstand, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. 1966

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

Jean Vincett in a seaweed dress approximately 1935 at Cliftonville, Margate, Kent