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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)

Broadstairs publicity van with Mayoress at Pierremont Hall, Broadstairs.

Lil Harvey and her sister Doll at Margate 1960

Portrait of couple in fancy dress for carnival entry at Ramsgate, kent.

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

Portrait of cinema usherette at Thanet, Kent.

Council worker with Ramsgate Borough cart in the street, Ramsgate, Kent.

Mayor of Ramsgate Alderman E.Y. Dye and pilot Cpt J Neville Stack of Hillman’s airways passenger biplane at Ramsgate airport. July 1935

Interior of barn with broken barrel.

Mayor and party inspecting an Electrolux fridge.Ramsgate, Kent.

Fire at Sevenscore farm near Ramsgate Kent.

Easter pageant at Station Green Margate, Kent.1963

Actor Jack Warner and men in formal dress at event in Ramsgate, Kent.

Children taking part in running race, Ramsgate, Kent.

Circus clown at Ramsgate Water Carnival,Ramsgate harbour, Kent.

Portrait of Miss Westbrook 1964

Doris Manning and Win Spurgeon walking along Cliftonville seafront.

Vintage car outside Dreamland Cinema for publicity stunt, Margate, Kent. 1958.

Military Display on Margate Main Sands 1930s; Field Guns and Rifleman

The White Horse Cafe, Margate c1950

People looking at maritime exhibits at Ramsgate Maritime Museum, Kent.

Lorry accident at Victoria traffic lights, Margate 1950s

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

Roger Davey with Doll Davey and Daphne Davey at Ramsgate Model Village. Ramsgate, Kent.

Sea scouts in boat in Viking Bay Broadstairs, Kent 1965

Actor Derek Nimmo alongside Hoverlloyd SRN4 hovercraft ‘Swift’ at Pegwell Bay hoverport, Ramsgate, Kent.