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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)

Crowd of people on Marine Parade watching swimmers off the slipway at Margate Harbour c1960

Speedboat racing at Ramsgate water carnival. Ramsgate harbour, Kent.

Bleak House and Viking Bay at Broadstairs harbour, Kent.

1950s Margate bathing beauties with inflatable dinghy.

Boat decked out with flowers at the Ramsgate water carnival, Ramsgate harbour, Kent.

Golden Spray passenger motor boat off the Margate Jetty c1950.

Boat decked out with flowers at the Ramsgate water carnival, Ramsgate harbour, Kent.

Wreck of a French trawler being broken up at Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

1950s bathing beauties at Margate harbour, Margate, Kent.

Waves crashing over jetty at Broadstairs Harbour jetty, Broadstairs, Kent.

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

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

1950s bathing beauties at Margate harbour, Margate, Kent.

View of Ramsgate harbour and quay with sailing ship The Bounty in dock.

Man shrimping in sea by pier and lifeboat house at Margate, Kent.

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

High spring tides at Broadstairs harbour jetty.1965

Broadstairs sailing club dinghys, ‘Kingfisher’ and ‘Puffin’ at sea off Viking bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

The Vigia at Ramsgate harbour, Kent. 1965

Cross Channel swimmer at Ramsgate, Kent.

Sailing dingy at sea off Broadstairs, Kent.

Hereson schoolboys watching school boat at Ramsgate harbour, Ramsgate, Kent.

Cross Channel swimmer at Ramsgate, Kent.

Greasy pole contest at Broadstairs Water Gala day 1964.

View of Car park on Broadstairs Harbour jetty behind the Old Boat house and Old Lookout. Broadstairs,Kent