Browse the archives

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.

Kent (2212)

Broadstairs residents dressed as Victorian/Dickensian characters out and about in the town 1972. Broadstairs, Kent.

Miss Ramsgate with other bathing beauties and Sea Cadets on board Royal Navy vessel at Ramsgate water carnival, Ramsgate Harbour, Kent.

Presentation of medal to woman at telephone exchange, Ramsgate, Kent.

Mayoress of Broadstairs emptying charity penny bottle.

Children shrimping on Margate beach, Margate Kent.

Garden on the Sands, at the Pavilion, Broadstairs, Kent.

USAF Jets flying in formation over Manston airbase. Manston, Kent.

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

Two young women being interviewed at Ramsgate seafront. Ramsgate, Kent.

Punch and Judy Man Peter Butchard with Dickens Week characters in the Royal Albion Hotel gardens, Broadstairs, Kent 1965.

Kids blowing up balloons at the Lido swimming pool, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Alex Nunes on Ramsgate beach, Ramsgate, Kent. August 1937.

Taken at Jean Baker’s home (although Sunbeam photograph): 28 Glencoe Road, Margate. Cheryl Baker, Kim Baker and Leslie Baker.

Motorcycle speed trials at the Western Undercliff Ramsgate, Kent.

Portrait of Miss Broadstairs 1969.

Broadstairs Sea Angling Society float at Broadstairs carnival parading past putting green. 1960

Mr.Moss (grandfather) escorting brides Joyce Butler and Phyllis Butler (sisters) into St. Peter’s Church near Broadstairs, September 1946.

Uncle Smokey the Clown and boy on Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent. 1956

Girls on carnival float ‘gypsy camp’ at Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs, Kent.

Aftermath of a fire at the Dumpton Club, Ramsgate, Kent.

National Hospital Service Reserve float at Ramsgate carnival.

The Coop store at Newington, Ramsgate, Kent. 1965

Sheep shearing at farm in Thanet, Kent.

Fire at Sevenscore farm near Ramsgate Kent.