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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.

People (494)

Dancing at the Winter Gardens, Margate, Kent.

Bathing beauty queen Miss Lido at the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Workman with a discovery of clay pipes.

1950s bathing beauties at Margate harbour, Margate, Kent.

Party of people standing beside DH Rapide at Ramsgate airport.1955

Presentation of memorial bench outside of the Tudor House, Margate Kent.

Crowd of carnival participants and spectators at Ramsgate carnival, Ramsgate town centre.

Man dressed as ‘Old Mother Riley’ character dancing with woman in street at Ramsgate carnival. Ramsgate, Kent.

Goodwin lightship keeper taking delivery of TV set from public donation.

Election of Miss Westbrook1960.

Broadstairs publicity van with mayoress at Pierremont Hall, Broadstairs.

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

Spectators at summer fete, Ramsgate, Kent.

1950s bathing beauties at Margate harbour, Margate, Kent.

Woman in summer dress on beach at Botany Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

Line up of adults in fancy dress carnival competition, Ramsgate, Kent.

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

Young woman being crowned Miss Ramsgate at Ellington Park by actor Tony Britton, Ramsgate, Kent.

Ramsgate Winter princess.

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

Schoolboys visiting the East Kent Times printing works, Ramsgate, Kent.

Portrait of Miss Westbrook 1958 and entourage.

Woman in summer dress on beach at Botany Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

Young rider being presented with prize cup at Broadstairs Gymkahna, Broadstairs, Kent.

Miss Westbrook 1960 and entourage.