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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)

Harbour Street lit up at night, Ramsgate, Kent.

Cargo bound for Calais being loaded aboard Hoverlloyd hovercraft “Sure’ at the harbour Ramsgate, Kent.

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

Fort Arcade, Margate prior to demolition c1937

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

Portrait of pub landlady at bar in pub, Thanet, Kent.1963

Vintage car being used to promote Invicta Motors garage, Margate, Kent.

The old Six Bells public house prior to demolition, Margate, Kent.

Elderly lady in confectionery shop

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

Cargo bound for Calais being loaded aboard Hoverlloyd hovercraft “Sure’ at the harbour Ramsgate, Kent.

Interior of Volkswagen assembly plant at Ramsgate, Kent. 1960s

Harbour Street lit up at night, Ramsgate, Kent.

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

Trumans brewery depot at Westwood Broadstairs, Kent.

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

Vye and Sons supermarket High Street, Broadstairs, Kent.

The Elephant Hotel (now demolished) on the corner of the High Street and Marine Gardens Margate, Kent. 1971.

Vye and Sons supermarket High Street, Broadstairs, Kent.

Portrait of female petrol attendant in uniform at garage on the Margate Rd, Ramsgate, Kent.

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

Presentation of statue of Kent coalminer to power station at Richborough near Ramsgate, Kent.1966

Electrical goods on show in shop at Thanet, Kent.

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

Hereson boys school Visit to East Kent Times Print Works, Ramsgate, Kent.