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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.

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

Posed promenade group somewhere on the Thanet coast.

Men and women dressed as Dickensian characters on Broadstairs seafont promenade during Dickens week. Broadstairs, Kent.

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

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

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

Wendy Masters, Flora Gifford and Albert Gifford walking, possibly taken at Herne Bay or somewhere on Thanet coast, Kent.

Douglas and Eugene Twine at Broadstairs 1950s

The promenade at Broadstairs,Kent.

Civic dignitaries and councillors walking back from the opening ceremony of the West Cliff Promenade June 1965.

Unknown man with Michael Mays in the background, at Broadstairs, Kent.

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

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

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

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

Harry Bates at Ramsgate seafront, Ramsgate, Kent.

Mr.Dignum and Phyllis Clarke (later Phyllis Norman) walking along Margate seafront.

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

Irene Hicks with children on holiday.

Labour party conference delegates including Attlee, Gaitskell and Morrison with the Mayor and Mayoress on Margate Promenade.

Edith Jones and Rosalie Saunders (maiden name Jones), taken on Ramsgate seafront, 1948.

Posed promenade group somewhere on the Thanet coast.

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

Jean Lynda Woollard (maiden name Thirkettle)  sitting on Sunbeam donkey on Broadstairs promenade.