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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.

Industry and retail (89)

Construction of the new Six Bells public house, High Street, Margate, Kent.

Amusement arcade at Marine Drive, Ramsgate, Kent.

Hairdresser shop in Ramsgate, Kent.

Ozonic table water factory at Westwood, near Broadstairs, Kent. Now currently the site of DFS.

Children enjoying ice cream outside Pelosis on seafront, Margate, Kent 1958

Construction of the new Six Bells public house, High Street, Margate, Kent.

Interior of the Nero’s nightclub at Ramsgate, Kent. 1968

Women embracing Michelin Man figure at garage, Thanet, Kent. 1972.

Volkswagen Beetle coming off assembly line at factory, Ramsgate, Kent.

Elderly lady in confectionery shop

Vye and Sons supermarket High Street, Broadstairs, Kent.

Construction of the new Six Bells public house, High Street, Margate, Kent.

Workers at swimsuit and garment factory at Thanet, Kent. 1966.

Schoolboys visiting the East Kent Times printing works, Ramsgate, Kent.

Harbour Street lit up at night, Ramsgate, Kent.

Construction of the new Six Bells public house, High Street, Margate, Kent.

Interior of newly built and furnished Coxwain pub on Margate seafront, Margate, Kent.

School Visit to East Kent Times Print Works, Ramsgate, Kent.

Man working on motorhome conversion. Dormobile manufacture. Martin Walters.

Two women operating a pop up coffee bar at motor garage showrooms.

Exterior shot of the Coxwain Pub adjacent to Arlington house on the parade Margate, Kent.

Mayor at the humbug shop on Marine Drive, Margate, Kent.

Cabinet maker at work constructing interior for Dormobile motorhome. Martin Walters.

Capri Girl posing on brand new Ford Capri at showrooms, Thanet, Kent. 1968

Constituent parts of Volkswagen Beetle at assembly plant, Ramsgate, Kent.