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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.

Promenade (100)

Two couples walking on a wet day along the Thanet coast.

Lily Gifford and Gladys Gifford walking, taken by the Royal Albion Hotel, Broadstairs.

Six men taking a walk along the coast at Thanet Kent.

Family group out for a walk along the coast at Thanet, Kent.

Florrie Bates and Friend at Ramsgate seafront, Kent.

Irene Hicks with children on holiday.

Labour party conference delegates including Attlee and Morrison with the Mayor and Mayoress on Margate promenade.

Children taking part in pony rides on clifftop above Louisa bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

Susan Cave (maiden name Hodkin) and Pamela Stafford walking along Broadstairs seafront, by The Royal Albion Hotel.

From left - Eric Pearson, Harry Dent, Arthur Pearson eating ice cream walking along Broadstairs seafront.

Margate Marine Sands and Jubilee Clock Tower taken from Dreamland Tower c1950

Irene Hicks with children on holiday.

Ann Moore, Fred Moore and Annie Moore, taken on promenade at Cliftonville, 1947.

Vintage car outside Dreamland Cinema for publicity stunt, Margate, Kent. 1958.

Cecil Spurgeon (Spur) and Win Spurgeon walking along Broadstairs seafront.

Dickens week performers engaging in photo opportunity around the town, Broadstairs, Kent. 1968

Irene Woolcott and Sunbeam Panda at Broadstairs promenade.1958

Marian Shaw (maiden name Stafford) walking along Broadstairs seafront, by the steps.

Miss Lily Gifford, Mrs. Flora Gifford, taken by the Royal Albion Hotel, Broadstairs, Kent.

Right - Edward Victor Thirkettle and unknown man (possibly brother) walking along Broadstairs seafront.

Ann Moore, Fred Moore and Annie Moore, taken on promenade at Cliftonville, 1947.

Broadstairs and St.Peter’s council chairman laying the coping block for the new sea defences at Broadstairs, Kent. March 1965.

From left - Eric Pearson, Harry Dent, Arthur Pearson eating ice cream walking along Broadstairs seafront.

Irene Hicks with children on holiday.

Opening ceremony of the new West Cliff promenade sea defences between Viking Bay and Dumton gap at Broadstairs, Kent. June 1965.