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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.

Teenager (72)

Group of Swedish students with Mayor outside Pierremont Hall, Broadstairs, Kent 1962.

Charles Dickens school children going on an outing by East Kent Bus. Broadstairs, Kent.

Teenagers taking part in carnival parade at Ramsgate, Kent.

Skiffle band with teenagers performing on stage. Thanet, Kent.

Presentation to St.Georges Girls school head Miss Downer, she left to become a missionary on Tristan De Cuna. Miss Brooks is presenting her with the flowers. Ramsgate, Kent.

Entrants and representatives of Miss Kentish Maid competition, Ramsgate, Kent. 1966

A group of young men with two men in canoes at Margate, Kent.

Winner of Miss Teen 1962 with pop idol Jess Conrad at Thanet, Kent. 1962.

Children and adults at bonfire night celebrations, Ramsgate, Kent.

Teenagers taking part in carnival parade at Ramsgate, Kent.

Portrait of young man at home with reel-to-reel tape recorder. Thanet, Kent. 1963

Three winners and their horses at gymkana and horse show.Ramsgate, Kent.

Evelyn Benson entertaining guests at the Rhonallea Hotel, Edgar Rd, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. 1950s.

Swimming race at the Marina swimming pool Ramsgate, Kent.

Portrait of Miss Westbrook 1958 and entourage.

Pillow fighting contest at Viking Bay during Water gala, Broadstairs, Kent. 1967.

Group of young women at theatre bar, Thanet, Kent. 1962

Teenager in diving suit and carnival dragon at Ramsgate carnival parade, Kent.

Presentation to St.Georges Girls school head Miss Downer, she left to become a missionary on Tristan De Cuna. Miss Brooks is presenting her with the flowers. Ramsgate, Kent.

Disco dancer at the Bali Hai nightclub at Margate, Kent.

Miss Hartsdown and entourage at football ground, Margate, Kent.

Dreamland Teen Queen at Dreamland, Margate, Kent. 1972

Teenage pop trio at the bandstand on the Eastcliff at Ramsgate, Kent.

Miss St.Peter’s 1967. Broadstairs, Kent.

Students from Thanet College waiting on pensioners at Chrismas dinner Thanet. Kent 1963