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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.

Kent (2212)

Two young girls on the beach at Margate, Kent.

Woman in office with computer .Thanet, Kent.1967

Holidaymakers Que for refreshments at the Westbrook Sand Service Cafe, Margate, Kent.

Girl Guides and May Queen sitting by fish pond at garden fete.

Carnival entrants in fancy dress at Broadstairs, Kent. 1972.

Oriental themed carnival float at Broadstairs carnival 1966.

Damaged car after incident with USAF F86 jet at Manston airbase.George Bignell from Herne Bay was killed. Pilot; First Lt Edward Lewis 514 Fighter intercepter Sq. At the Junction of A253 with Weyhill 19.11.1956.

Bathers at the Lido Pool, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent c1950

Ambulance driver and Ambulance at Thanet HQ, haine Road, Broadstairs, Kent.

Joyce Hadfield (maiden name Butler) with children, dancing at the Post Office Party.1958.

Cake cutting event with children and adults on behalf of Ramsgate Road Safety Committee, at the Odeon cinema, Ramsgate, Kent.

Unknown family walking somewhere on Thanet coast, Kent.

Jack Rabbatts, Sunbeam photographer with camera on Ramsgate beach, Summer 1967.

Two young girls swimming in the sea at Margate, kent.

Fisherman Taffy Rook with BBC radio reporter on the stone pier, Margate, Kent.

Angela Jane Parker at St.Mildred’s Bay, Westgate-on-Sea, Kent.1973

Eason Harrison Spratling walking possibly in Ramsgate.

Right - Ronald Muggridge at Ramsgate, kent.

Wreck of a French trawler being broken up at Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

Young boy taking part in best bathing costume competition at Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs, Kent. First prize winner, Broadstairs Water Gala.

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

King of Denmark presenting colours to 5 Buffs at the county cricket ground, Canterbury, Kent.

Clement Attlee of the Labour Party and others standing on promenade at Margate, Kent.

Airshow at Ramsgate municipal airport.1938

Mayoress of Broadstairs emptying charity penny bottle.