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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)

Ground crew in front of Hoverlloyd SRN4 Hovercraft at Pegwell Hoverport, Pegwell Bay, Ramsgate, Kent.

Marian with Helen Arthrell and Ron Arthrell at Walpole Bay, Cliftonville, Margate. c1965/66

Portrait of young woman at home, Thanet, Kent. 1963

Crowds watching seafront fete at Victoria gardens Broadstairs, kent.

Anti-German slogan painted on railway bridge, Ramsgate, Kent.

Women outside butchers shop at Ramsgate, Kent.

St.Peter’s Church churchyard Broadstairs, Kent..

Bowling at Broadstairs and St.Peter’s Bowling Club. The Memorial Recreation Ground, Broadstairs, Kent.

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

Miss Birchington on her carnival float, Birchington carnival, Birchington-on-Sea 1958.

Men in fancy dress on horse-drawn trailer at Ash village fair.

Joss Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

1950s bathing beauties in inflatable lifeboat at Margate, Kent.

Least We Forget, Remembrance Festival, Winter Gardens, Margate, 1950s

The Vigia at Ramsgate harbour, Kent. 1965

Children in Water Gala fancy dress competition at Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs, Kent.

Children and parents in school hall at King Ethelbert’s School Birchington, Kent.

Boat on river Stour at Sandwich during high tide and flooding.

Broadstairs sailing club dinghy rounding buoy off Viking bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

Jackie on the sundeck at Margate with Sunbeam Donald Duck. 1950s.

Harry and Clara Bates at Ramsgate harbour, Kent.

Battle of the Millers and Sweeps at the Broadstairs Water Gala at Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent 1969.

Model showing off swimsuit at a trade show. Westcliff Hall, Ramsgate Kent.

People at vicarage garden party and fete.

Spectators at USAF Manston open day, Manston, Kent.