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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.

Margate (648)

Sun Deck,Palm Bay, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent, looking West towards Margate c1950

Amateur dramatic production of Annie Get Your Gun by Margate Operatic Society, Winter Gardens Margate , Kent 1965.

1950s Margate bathing beauties.

Marian Arthrell at Cliftonville, Margate. 1956

Five children sitting on a Sunbeam elephant outside the Bungalow cafe, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Showgirls rom the Golden Garter saloon at the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Westbrook Bay Sands looking towards Margate c1950

Children shrimping on Margate beach, Margate Kent.

Three men putting at Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Mark Haynes sitting on Sunbeam duck, taken at Butlins, Cliftonville, 1962. Inside of ‘Our Holiday’ Sunbeam photograph booklet.

Walkies Photograph of two small boys with Sunbeam Donald Duck

Delegates at N.U.T conference,Winter Gardens, Margate, Kent.

Charles Henry Bennett (Carlo) walking at Margate.

John Watts and his brother Derek Watts at Margate, Kent.

Air Raid Precautions; Fire Brigade Vehicle, Appliance and Staff, Kings Street Yard, Margate c1938

Protest March against the closure of the Theatre Royal Margate along Northdown Road, Cliftonville c1960, Margate, Kent.

Eileen Turner, (daughter of Floss Turner) at Margate beach,taken 1936.

Marian Arthrell at Walpole Bay, Cliftonville, Margate. 1958.

Tony Fox and David Blackburn, taken at the Garden Cafe, Dreamland, Margate.

Tudor House (Cottage) Margate c1955

Sailing boats off Margate Stone Pier and Lighthouse.

Walkies of Boy on the Sunbeam Donkey

Young girl photographed with monkey at Dreamland, Margate, Kent. 1955

Woman in armour dressed as Joan of Arc on a horse in Westbrook Avenue, Margate Carnival c1960

Miss Margate and ‘King Henry VIII ” at publicity stunt at Dreamland cinema,1958. Margate, Kent.