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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.

Sea (183)

Bathing beauties on motor boat off Margate Jetty, Margate, Kent.

Redwing racing at Broadstairs Water Gala day1964. Broadstairs, Kent.

Pillow fighting contest at Viking Bay during Water gala, Broadstairs, Kent. 1964.

East Kent Times van and workers delivering tea chests at docks for transport to Tristian Da Cuhna.

Sailing club yachts at sea off Broadstairs harbour. Broadstairs, Kent.

Greasy pole contest at Broadstairs Water Gala day 1964.

Battle of the Millers and Sweeps at the Broadstairs Water Gala at Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent 1969.

Maureen Turner (maiden name Norman) and Kitty (surname unknown); standing in the sea on Margate beach; 1954.

Water polo match at Broadstairs Water Gala, Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

Broadstairs sailing club dinghy rounding buoy off Viking bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

Sailing boats between Stone Pier and Jetty, Margate.

Greasy pole contest at Broadstairs Water Gala day 1964.

People on beach at Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

1950s bathing beauties in rowing boat at Margate, Kent.

Capsized sailing club dinghy being towed back to Broadstairs Harbour, Broadstairs, Kent.

Broadstairs Water Gala event with King Neptune and children in boat, Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent. 1969.

Swimming race at Broadstairs Water Gala, Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

French fishing trawlers moored abreast at Ramsgate harbour, Ramsgate,Kent.

Boys watching sailing regatta at harbour, Ramsgate, Kent. 1966.

Chatham House Schoolboys going for a trip on the ‘Queen of the Channel’ steamer out of Ramsgate Harbour, Ramsgate, Kent.

1950s bathing beauties in inflatable lifeboat at Margate, Kent.

Sailing dinghys at sea off coast at Broadstairs, Kent.

Ramsgate Mayor with fishing party in boat off the Ramsgate coast.

Goodwin lightship keeper taking delivery of TV set from public donation.

People on beach at Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.