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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.

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Anne McNaught with Chris Fright (left) and Sunbeam workers. Margate, Kent 1956

Photographer in park at Thanet, Kent.

Left - Sunbeam photographer John Challenor with Olympus Pen camera and flash. Taken at Pleasurama, Ramsgate, Kent.

Two women on either end worked in the Sunbeam kiosk, second from right was a female Sunbeam photographer, with Sunbeam donkey and Sunbeam duck. Taken at Ramsgate seafront.

Injured film cameraman opposite the Sun Deck at Margate, Kent. 1968

Overturned dumper truck at Richborough, near Ramsgate Kent.

Chris Fright with camera at Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. 1956

Sunbeam photographer Norman Marsh going to work at Sweyn Road in the ‘50s.

Jack Rabbatts, Sunbeam photographer, holding Sunbeam donkey, on Ramsgate seafront.

Sunbeam Photographer at the Winter Gardens, 26/10/56

Small dog and large format camera at home, Thanet, Kent.

Overturned dumper truck at Richborough, near Ramsgate Kent.

Jack Rabbatts, Sunbeam photographer, holding Sunbeam donkey, on Ramsgate seafront.

Jack Rabbatts, Sunbeam photographer, photographing unknown boy on Ramgate beach, Summer 1967.

Chris Fright with camera at Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. 1956

Jack Rabbatts, Sunbeam photographer, outside Sunbeam kiosk on Ramsgate seafront.

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

Jack Rabbatts, Sunbeam photographer, photographing unknown boy on Ramgate beach, Summer 1967.

Injured film cameraman opposite the Sun Deck at Margate, Kent. 1968

Chris Fright with camera at Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. 1956