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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)

Portrait of woman in white summer dress at the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

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

Children taking part in beach sports at Walpole Bay, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

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

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

Showgirls rom the Golden Garter saloon at the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

William Brooks, Molly Brooks, Ann Moore, Anne Moore and Frederick Moore on St Georges Lawn Promanade, Cliftonville, Margate 1947

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

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

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

Mark Haynes, aged five and a half, taken at Butlins, Margate, 1962. Inside of ‘Our Holiday’ Sunbeam photograph booklet.

Bowling at St.George’s Lawn, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

View from Newgate Gap looking towards Walpole Bay, Cliftonville, Margate c1950

Aerial view of the Lido looking towards Walpole Bay, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Miss Lido at Cliftonville, Margate, kent.

Miss Lido at Cliftonville, Margate, kent.

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

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

James Brooks and Lily Brooks (nee Lily Moore) under the Walpole Bay Sun Deck, Cliftonville, Margate 1935

James Brooks and Lily Brooks (nee Lily Moore) on the Walpole Bay Bathing Platform, Cliftonville, Margate 1935

Cynthia Towler on pony at Palm bay, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. 1947.

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

Bomb-damaged outer shell of Holy Trinity Church Margate (demolished 1958) and the surviving war memorial, Postcard c1950

Miss Lido contestants sitting on plinth by the sea wall at the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Dolphinarium at Queens Hotel Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.