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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.

Photographer (20)

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

Anne McNaught Sunbeam worker aged 16 with her bicycle and Sunbeam photographer Chris Fright. Margate, Kent. 1956

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

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

David Dagley, Sunbeam Photographer. Taken on Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

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

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

Jack Rabbatts, Sunbeam photographer with camera on Ramsgate beach, Summer 1967.

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

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

Photographer in park at Thanet, Kent.

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

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

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

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

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

Overturned dumper truck at Richborough, near Ramsgate Kent.

Mayor’s cricket party assembled and being filmed on the Goodwin sands. 1959.

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

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.