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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 with camera on Ramsgate beach, Summer 1967.

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

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

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

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

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

Children’s fancy dress contest being filmed at Broadstairs Water Gala at Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs, Kent 1965.

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

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

Overturned dumper truck at Richborough, near Ramsgate Kent.

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

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

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.

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

Children’s fancy dress contest being filmed at Broadstairs Water Gala at Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs, Kent 1965.

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

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

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

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

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