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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)

Florence Masters, Flora Gifford, Gladys Gifford, Lily Gifford, taken at Broadstairs by the Royal Abion Hotel.

Michael Mays (left) with friends at Broadstairs, Kent.

Sunbeam photograph of child on Sunbeam donkey Broadstairs promenade 1970

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

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

Michaela Mays on Sunbeam donkey and Daphne Mays, the promenade, Broadstairs, Kent. 1968.

David Smith sitting on a Sunbeam donkey, taken on Deal seafront.

Ivy Bates and Doll Bates (Dorothy) at Ramsgate seafront, Ramsgate, Kent.

Elderly ladies walking along Ramsgate seafront by Pleasurama, Ramsgate,Kent.

Thomas (Nod) Norman, Maureen Turner (maiden name Norman), Jean Fautley, Phyllis Norman walking towards Margate Sundeck (Dreamland in the background). Taken 26th April 1958.

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

Walkies photograph, grandmother with child Broadstairs promenade late1960s.

Pamela Stafford and Dick Stafford walking along Broadstairs seafront, by The Royal Albion Hotel.

Promenade and sands at Foreness Bay looking towards Palm Bay, Cliftonville, Margate c1960

Joan Ashdown (second from left) and Maisie Ashdown (Far Right) Taken 1938 Herne Bay promenade by Scrivens and Sons of Herne Bay High Street,Kent.

Florrie Bates and Friend at Ramsgate seafront, Kent.

Girl with stick on Ramsgate seafront promenade in front of Merrie England funfair.

Posed promenade group somewhere on the Thanet coast.

Harry Bates at Ramsgate seafront, Ramsgate, Kent.

Doll Davey at Broadstairs, Kent. 1972.

Jean Osborne (nee Haynes) and Leslie (Les) Wilson (boyfriend at the time) walking along Broadstairs promenade, taken August 1949.

Doris Manning and Win Spurgeon walking along Cliftonville seafront.

From left to right - Rosalyn Benson, James Benson (father), Minnie Benson (mother), Steve Hazel (uncle) Evelyn Benson (sister) Cliftonville promenade, Margate, Kent. 1947.

Doll Davey at Broadstairs, Kent. 1972.

Two women strolling along the coast at Thanet, Kent.