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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)

Eileen Turner, (daughter of Floss Turner) at Margate beach,taken 1936.

View of harbour arm east at Ramsgate Harbour, Kent.

Launching of yachts into the sea at Minnis Bay, Birchington-on-Sea, Kent.

Amphibian car being tried out in Ramsgate harbour, Ramsgate, Kent.

Two young girls swimming in the sea at Margate, kent.

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

Two clinker built sailing yachts at sea off Broadstairs, Kent.

Richard Hounsome in the sea, taken on Main Sands, Ramsgate, 1950.

Capsized sailing dinghy in Viking Bay Broadstairs, Kent.

Car on rocks below chalk cliffs at Ramsgate, Kent.

Man hoisting sail on Broadstairs sailing Club dingy ‘Sioux’ at Broadstairs harbour, Viking bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

Car on rocks below chalk cliffs at Ramsgate, Kent.

1950s Margate bathing beauties with inflatable dinghy.

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

Service aboard Ramsgate RNLI lifeboat ‘Michael and Lily Davis’, with capsized Goodwins lightship in the background.

Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent ,during the Water gala event.

Battle of the Millers and Sweeps at the Broadstairs Water Gala at Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent 1964.

66sq USAF helicopter as seen from Goodwins lightship.

Slipway at Minnis Bay, Birchington-on-Sea, Kent.

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

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

Broadstairs sailing club dinghy in sea off Broadstairs Kent.

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

Broadstairs sailing club dinghy in sea off Broadstairs, Kent.

Phyllis Norman and Thomas (Nod) Norman standing in the sea on Margate beach, 1954.