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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.

Ramsgate (656)

Ramsgate churchyard from tower.

Man dressed as Father Christmas meeting women and children inside the Co-op store,Ramsgate, kent.

Torchlight parade end at bonfire on Ramsgate main sands, Ramsgate, Kent.

Mayor of Ramsgate presenting silver cup to women in dress shop. Ramsgate, Kent.

Actor and film star John Mills with Ramsgate harbour master at Ramsgate Harbour, Kent

Mayors visiting Aga stand at trade exhibition, Westcliff Hall, Ramsgate, Kent.

Army amphibian truck on the main sands at Ramsgate, Kent, 1970

Large headed carnival characters and small boy, Ramsgate carnival 23rd August 1958.

Men packing Christmas hampers in Vyes warehouse Ramsgate Kent.

Children enjoying bonfire night at St.Lawrence, Ramsgate, Kent.

Portrait of Miss Water carnival, Ramsgate, Kent.

Lynne Wood outside Coronation Ballroom, Ramsgate, Kent 1964/5

Hereson schoolboys and teacher loading minibus for school trip.Ramsgate, kent.

Man with giant hollyhock growing in his front garden, Ramsgate, Kent.

Demolition of newsagent shop at Ramsgate, Kent.

P40 Percival Prentive Light aircraft at Ramsgate airport. Ramsgate, Kent.

Juliette Baker (nee Stupples) and unknown boy on Sunbeam donkey at Ramsgate, Kent. 1956.

Linda and Shelia Bates on Sunbeam horse at Ramsgate, Kent.

Children enjoying bonfire night at St.Lawrence, Ramsgate, Kent.

Cinque Ports Scooter Club outside the Royal Victoria Pavillion at Ramsgate carnival, Kent.

East Kent Co open top double decker number 69 bus at Madeira Walk, Ramsgate, Kent.

WVS stall at the Odeon Cinema Ramsgate, Kent. 1960.

Right - Jack Holyer and friend, walking along Ramsgate harbour with dog.

Water ski jumping at Ramsgate water carnival at Ramsgate harbour in front of Minesweeper HMS Bevington M1108.

Jean Osborne (centre, left of the Mayor of Ramsgate, Eddie Butcher), taken 1954. Minstrel show performed by National Association of Local Government Officials’ (NALGO) Glee Club Show.